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Here Is a Picture Of Jesse Jackson Playing Basketball With Marvin Gaye.

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This is the kind of thing that needs to be taught in history classes. [...]

An Honest Dialogue On Race.

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When Afrocentric Art Goes Wrong.

Godspeed, you black emperor.

Godspeed, you black emperor.

Friend of the Blog Veronica Marché-Miller sends us this greeting card she came across in her drugstore. Sometimes you want to tell your little space pharoah just how special he is before the ascension to bare-chested cosmic godhood — they really do grow up so fast! — but you just [...]

When Afrocentric Art Goes Wrong.

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The posthumous superteam could be its own subgenre of mawkish black memorial art. [...]

More Blackface Christmas Fun.

Sandy has essentially pre-empted Blackface Christmas here on the East Coast, but folks elsewhere are not going to let October pass without a little fun, benign racism.

PB play-cousin Cindy Mosqueda [...]

There’s a Storm on the Way.

It’s already pretty windy here in BK, although Sandy’s not supposed to hit us until this afternoon.  My roommate Decker said he was mulling going down to the Brooklyn Bridge to take pictures. But it’s looking bad out there. Our apartment is about a mile away from an evacuation zone near the East River, which [...]

Cliff Huxtable and Martin Bond Over Denise’s Vagina.

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