Monthly Archives: November 2008

Thanksgiving: The ugly truth, slavery connection

The REAL story of the “first” Thanksgiving In December of 1620 a splinter group of England’s Puritan movement set anchor on American soil, a land already inhabited by the Wampanoag Indians. Having been unprepared for the bitter cold weather, and … Continue reading

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I wish I’d said this

“The line between sex and society is so fine and blurred… even Amy Winehouse wouldn’t snort it.” Does anyone know who said this?

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Real Housewives of Atlanta: The reunion was GHETTO as hell

I’m sorry…I really, really didn’t want to speak on the Real Housewives of Atlanta at all. Sure, like a lot of folks out there I watched the show as a guilty little pleasure. You have to admit, it is entertaining … Continue reading

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President Bush pardons John Forte

On Monday, Nov 24th, President Bush chose to offer 16 prisoners commuted sentences and pardons.  In that number was Fugees affiliate John Forte, who will be released from prison on Dec. 22nd .  He’ll serve the next 5 years under … Continue reading

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For all my adult swim lovers…

I know this is way off topic, but I have to post this…hilarious!!! LMAO!! I can’t breathe!

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Why?: Thank you Sarah Palin TV Ads Air for the Holidays

“What were those ingredients again for the moose chili?” That is my favorite line from this video.  Oh my goodness!  Does this PAC think that this crazy video is going to help Palin?  It’s like seeing someone run down the … Continue reading

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The Ruler: An Obama tribute video by FlyGy

www.flygypsy.com This video features DC and MD artists Fly Gypsy (Alexei Jendayi (aka Poor Russian Boy), and Kom Plex. It feautres Kuku on vocals). Let us know what you think.

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Gentrification in DC: Can a sista find a decent beauty supply store?

I spent at least an hour yesterday trying to find a decent, open beauty supply store catering to African American women and their hair care needs in NW Washington DC. Couldn’t be found, People!! Now I know you’re saying, “Sista, … Continue reading

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Single Man dances to Beyonce’s “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on it)”

This man is dancing the mess out of Beyonce’s “Single Ladies”.  I’ve posted the side by side so you can see how well he has her dance moves down.  He is tooo tooo fierce for words!!!  Snap for the Kids!   … Continue reading

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SNL: Beyonce Single Ladies Skit with Justin Timberlake

LOL LOL! My God this is too funny. I loved this skit. Beyonce was very good and Justin was too funny. Note: I posted this with a DailyMotion link and it got shut down.  Apparently the video is getting taken … Continue reading

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