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
I told you. I told you. I told you. Do not be deceived. Hillary Clinton is a back and badder than ever. And this time, she has her capo, her main henchman (who doubles a her husband) by her side , or rather out in front, to do her dirty work aggressive campaigning. During this … More Preach Sister Maureen Dowd Preach
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?
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)
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
Oh yes, the beyotch is back — teeth barred and snapping at anyone who gets in her way. And you thought she would make such a nice pet. That will teach you to never trust a rottweiler, especially one named, Hillary. You thought she was beginning to reveal a much kinder, gentler and truer side … More Hillary Don’t You Weep and Obama Don’t You Mourn
Who knew rapper Nas was a prophet? Nearly two years ago, he titled his 2006 album, Hip Hop is Dead. The prognostication sparked a firestorm in the hip hop community who interpreted it as the bitter rambling of an “old” man who time has come and gone. Now the New York Times has declared the … More Has Hip Hop’s Reign in Making It Rain Ended?