Tag Archives: Pop Culture

Whatchu Watchin?

And now for something completely different. I just got finished listening to the afternoon TWiB podcast and I’m drained. All the subject matter that I’ve been touching on here in this space for the last few posts (Kiera Wilmot, Race … Continue reading

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Can You Hear It?

That’s the sound of bated breath. Of hearts pounding in anticipation. The gears of Black Lady Twitter being oiled and tested. The last minute rush to grab that perfect bottle of wine. Of picking out which flavor popcorn you are … Continue reading

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The Effects of Inequality

Yup, I’m late again! But I have good reasons. The movie in question isn’t for my demographic and my child is already grown. Disney Effs Up Yet ANOTHER Princess. “Bow-slinging Merida has been given a makeover in advance of her official induction … Continue reading

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What Is a Hero?

Charles Ramsey is a hero. At least in my eyes. In case you don’t know, Mr. Ramsey was the guy who helped rescue three kidnapped women who had been missing for years: Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight. Also … Continue reading

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Bring Me a Big Bold Blonde Badass

[Prolly some second season spoilers from Game of Thrones up in this post, so ditch out now: You’ve been WARNED] _____________________________________________ What can I say? I’m in LOVE! So much so, I’ve gone against my noooo spoilers code because I just … Continue reading

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Snatching Off White Gloves is a THING Now

Yeah, I’m calling it. Used to be waaaay back before last Thursday night it was “girl, hold my earrings, its about throw down right now” or the awesome Gina moves when she goes to battle for Martin, switching out her … Continue reading

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Return Of The Pope

Olivia Pope, that is. Back after three weeks. ABC is gonna kill Scandal fans off with all these hiatuses, OK? But plan accordingly for next season Scandalians, because I don’t think that is going to change. TV is different now, … Continue reading

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Fringe and Three Olivias

So iDied. That awesome TV show Fringe suddenly pops up on Netflix as now being available to stream live instantly immediately and RIGHT NOW. After I came to, wiped the slobber from my lips and the disbelief from my eyes … Continue reading

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Game Of Thrones Kilt Me

Holy cheese on a cracker!* I knew this was gonna one of those Treacherous White People shows but DANG. OK? What a fun ride and I’ve only just finished devouring the first two episodes of season one. Why so late … Continue reading

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Put Some Melanin In Ya Podcast

My post title: lyrics rapped by the awesome Jasiri X. (Get the full song Enter The Blackness – the TWiB theme – and more RIGHT HERE) I got to know this talented consciousness rapper when I viewed his What If … Continue reading

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