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Legend series:Fela Kuti

There is something altogether gutsy and admirable about a man who can write a song titled, “you give me shit, I give you shit”. That was Fela Anikulapo Kuti for you. 710 more words

African Music

Jennifer's Body - Reconstruction Of The Final Girl

★★★/5 Released in 2009 “Let’s go and talk to them, we have all the power…These are like smart bombs (tits)” quote from Jennifer Check. Karyn Kusama first film Girl fight 200… 9 more words


If I was President for a Year, I would

One day I came home and checked through my daughter’s assignments and came across a paper titled, “If I was President for a Year, I would.” I read through the page that my daughter had so skillfully crafted; laughed a bit, smiled and thought back to my childhood.  175 more words

Larry Out!

I didn’t care for Larry Wilmore’s jokes Saturday night at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.  His ending made me cringe.  I wish he’d ended with the something respectful that he said last night… 255 more words

Let' the Blackness Commence

A couple of things’

(1) I’m not sure if y’all been peeping it or not, but Obama has been showing out! Just a friendly reminder, Friday marks the last 300… 35 more words

Fact 15: First Black Prez: Barack Obama

In honor of president’s day, I’m dedicating Fact 15 to Barack Obama, the first black president. He’s been shunned on for him being a black president, only because there are a lot of racist individuals in the U.S. 488 more words


Happy Birthday Mr. President?

Proposed Bill Could Make Obama’s Birthday A Statewide Holiday

By Ken Hare

Chicago Defender Staff Writer

Illinois State Representative, Andre Thapedi and several of his colleagues are sponsoring House Bill 4654 which seeks to designate August 4th as President’s Obama Birthday in Illinois. 82 more words