In South Carolina, Barack Obama Wins One for Us

In the days leading up to last Saturday’s South Carolina Democratic Primary, I was becoming an angry black woman and I believe for good reason. The Obama drama, which first began with self-anointed black activist, Jesse Jackson, saying that Democratic presidential contender Senator Barack Obama wasn’t black enough and was followed by former President Bill … More In South Carolina, Barack Obama Wins One for Us

Academy Award Nominations: What and Who Have We Here?

Every year I wait, practically holding my breath, for the announcement of the season (awards season, that is) — the Academy Award nominations. I am not a regular moviegoer. In fact, I haven’t been to a seen a movie in a theater in over a year. I don’t use Netflix either. The bottom line is … More Academy Award Nominations: What and Who Have We Here?

Oprah Gets Her OWN Channel. World Domination is Complete. (Update)

You knew it was going to happen eventually. This week it was announced that Oprah Winfrey, the undisputed queen of all media, is starting her OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network — What else would it be called?) cable television channel. This joint venture with Discovery Communications is set to debut in mid-2009 and will replace the … More Oprah Gets Her OWN Channel. World Domination is Complete. (Update)

Once More on the View from Inside Sherri Shepherd’s Head

We are not even a month into the new year and Sherri Shepherd, co-host of the ABC gabfest, “The View”, is at it again. She’s had trouble figuring out if the world is round or flat. Timelines also seem to be a challenge for the woman who also didn’t want to beat her irritable, developmentally … More Once More on the View from Inside Sherri Shepherd’s Head