My Baby is Black!

The horror!

(via Oliver Willis)



Gene "G.D." Demby is the founder and editor of PostBourgie. In his day job, he blogs and reports on race and ethnicity for NPR's Code Switch team.
  • shani-o

    Oh my.

  • Momma!

    What did Ms. Welsing say?

    Black Man, Black Woman, Black Baby.

    Black Man, White Woman, Black Baby.

    White Man, Black Woman, Black Baby.

    something about recessive genes… and we’re the “minority” yeah, right!

    • are you okay?

  • Momma!

    you funny G.D. whomever you are! LOL! yes i am ok. can i make my comments/ random thoughts? oh, let me go back and check the comments policy, i am a lil add

  • rikyrah

    ok, that was hilarious.

  • Aaron

    I read on Wiki that this movie was “intended to examine society’s view on race during the early days of the civil rights era” (1961). The woman learns about white bigotry after her friends and family shun her for having an interracial baby.

    • Aaron

      Also, it was a French film, if that matters.

    • I read that too, which actually only led to my confusion.

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