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10 Historic Black Icons Describe Chance Encounters With Malcolm X

One of the most important figures in American history was born 90 years ago today. Malcolm X is often seen as the ideological opposite of… 1,302 more words


Happy Face

“My recipe for life is not being afraid of myself, afraid of what I think or of my opinions.” -Eartha Kitt

I am light

It’s getting easier to believe… 131 more words

K is for Kitt #AtoZChallenge

Bruce arrived a few minutes early. The sound of his knocking rattled against Jessica’s brain. Paranoid that Whitmore might have returned, she drew her knees to her chin and curled into a ball on the couch next to the door, waiting for him to burst in. 595 more words

Short Fiction

0779 Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend - Eartha Kitt (1962)

This song was written by Jule Styne and Leo Robin in 1949 for the musical Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. It was sung by Marilyn Monroe in the 1953 film version. 55 more words


Z To A: The Emperor's New Groove (2000)

(Z To A is an ongoing series: cumulative reviews of my DVD collection in reverse alphabetical order.)

Plot Synopsis: Faster than you can say “boom, baby,” arrogant Emperor Kuzco (voiced by David Spade) is turned into a llama by his devious advisor, Yzma (Eartha Kitt), and her hunky henchman, Kronk (Patrick Warburton), who want to rid the kingdom of this beast of burden. 794 more words