The Raging Drake vs. Nelly Debate, Settled

Anyone going to bat for Nelly yesterday was probably doing so for a number of reasons: they wanted to check Drake, have a controversial...

Cam’ron and Tory Lanez Rate Rich Chigga

Not too long ago, Nathan Slavik of DJBooth published an article criticizing Rich Chigga's use of the word 'nigga' in the viral song 'Dat Stick'. He...

#MeToo and #TIMESUP: Beyond Shaming Gross Hollywood Dudes

Trigger Warning: This piece contains a detailed account of a non-consensual sexual encounter. About three and a half years ago, I lost a close friend....

Delta, Laughing In The Faces of Professional Black Women

Tamika Cross is an OBGYN from Houston, Texas. While on a Delta flight from Detroit to Minneapolis, a fellow passenger became unresponsive. As his wife...

A Year of Ws: Black Women

In years past, Black women have had to settle for mere invites to the table. Some lead roles, a couple of important yet not-so-crazy...

Fake Florida Teen Doctor is Wonderful

Meet Dr. Love That cheesin' ass boy pictured above is Malachi "Dr. Love" Love-Robinson, also known as the Florida teen doctor. After being arrested for practicing medicine without...

A Year of Ws: China

The United States of America is suffering through the 45th president's disastrous year of Ls. This has given the People's Republic of China a...

Kaepernick, Gabby Douglas, and Patriotism

It's okay to be proud of the United States of America despite its issues. But it's not a perfect nation, like any other, and...

Let’s Not Talk About Those Fake ISIS Videos

The Bureau of Investigative Journalism broke a report that The Pentagon, headquarters of the United States' Department of Defense, paid British PR Firm Bell...

A Year of Ls: Native Americans

I get that it sounds like a roast to assign any group of people Ls to hold. But while the category is primarily humorous,...