Whose Black Is It Anyway???

“Philosophy is worthless if it is not practical.” – Frank Chimero   “FICTIVE KIN – Unrelated individuals who are addressed using kin terms”   I never really felt as disconnected from the overall fictive kinship that race promotes as I do in this era. This miasma of a zeitgeist of confusing political expressions vying for Read the full article…

5 Things “The Have And Have Nots” Has In Common With “Scandal”

…elitists’ dislike of Popular culture came from their dislike of the common man. They attacked their taste and cultural preferences since they no longer could openly express their disdain for the masses directly. One may feel that “the people is a great beast” but one cannot say so anymore. There was also a lingering resentment Read the full article…

Why ‘Scandal’ Is Obama’s ‘24’

People take critiques of their favorite media presentations personally. I suppose that is a good enough short version of the idea that extends itself from the notions of why media trust and critical empathy are necessary. However, it definitely does not make the job of writing about people’s internalized preoccupation with a particular media presentation Read the full article…