Remember Ola Ray, the pretty brown girl from Michael Jackson’s crazy famous ‘Thriller’ video? Well, she’s not as brown anymore — and she’s apparently lost her damn mind. [...]
Leonard Cooper of Little Rock, Arkansas is living black history every day. [...]
Because the ancestors were ratchet.
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A young Muhammad Ali sings with Sam Cooke.
After we posted that insane picture of Jesse Jackson ballin’ out with Marvin Gaye the other day and dubbed it a contender for peak blackness, the homie Rembert Browne of Grantland decided to hit a few of us up — Ernest Wilkins of the Chicago Tribune, Cord [...]
This is the kind of thing that needs to be taught in history classes. [...]
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