If Tyler Perry Were the Subect of a Biopic, It Would Probably Look Like This.

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Finally, the true story of the world’s most celebrated auteur. [...]

Random Midday Hotness: Eliza Skinner Loves Tyler Perry.

Dear Tyler Perry…

Please work your voodoo magic and make sure that this becomes the official poster for your adaptation of  ‘For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf.’

I’m already worried about how the adaptation is going to turn out.  At least give us something to look forward to and [...]

Why Aren’t More of Y’all Filing For Divorce?

Confession: I liked Why Did I Get Married?. I saw it in a theater with family (as all Tyler Perry films should be viewed). Sadly, the theater wasn’t in Baltimore (my absolute favorite place to watch bad black films, because they’re always packed and interactive); it was in Grand Rapids, so the audience was [...]

When Tyler Perry’s Book-to-Film Adaptations Are Enuf.

… and Mariah Carey as the Lady in…?

We’ll preface this as we do most of our write-ups on Tyler Perry: we, here at PostBourgie, are not blind TP haters. We have never claimed that he’s “setting the race back” or “cooning.” We don’t think he’s an unabashed embarrassment to Black people. So we [...]

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When Tyler Perry Is Enuf.

Take a long, hard look at this clip, y’all. This could be what awaits you—in theatres everywhere—in six months.

By now, we all know that Tyler Perry is well on his way to making Tyler Perry’s For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf. He’ll be adapting a screenplay [...]

On Tyler Perry.

by Black Scientist. x-posted from Black Scientist.

Entertainment Weekly recently ran an article about Tyler Perry and “black america’s secret culture war”. I’m not sure what they’re talking about and I tend to think I’m black. but apparently, there’s a culture war in progress right under our noses, and it’s all due to mr. [...]

Your Monday Random-Ass Roundup: Helping You Read Gooder Edition.

A CT scan of a McDonald’s Filet O’Fish sandwich. [via Radiology Art]

Out of Good Options for Detroit. When G.M. and Chrysler asked for billions of dollars in government money last week, they argued that it would ultimately cheaper for taxpayers than if they filed for bankrutcy. But the Obama administration is  [...]