Damon Young

Damon Young

Damon Young is the editor-in-chief of VSB. He is also a contributing editor for EBONY.com. He resides in Pittsburgh, and he really likes pancakes.

McDonald’s To Test All-Day Breakfast; Rest Of World Says “What Took You So F**king Long?”

I don't even know what to say about this. Serving breakfast all-day long seems like such an obviously great decision that it feels like I'm missing something.

The Limitlessness Of Blackness

There's enough space within Blackness to be Black and be however and whoever you want to be

For The Love Of God, Stop What You’re Doing And Caption This Pic

Pretty please, with ice cream and cake and sprinkles and shit.

A Letter To The People Who Share News On The Deaths Of Celebs Who Already Died Years Ago

Please stop doing this. And by "please stop doing this" I mean "don't ever fucking do this again."

Someone Please Tell Deadline.com That White Folks Gonna Be Alright

Despite its oft-publicized recent increase in diversity, both on screen and behind-the-scenes, TV is still overwhelmingly -- and, some would argue, intentionally -- White

It’s 2015. Which Means It’s The Future. So, Where Are The Flying Cars???

Forget accidentally running over squirrels. I want to sideswipe a sparrow. I want wings, motherfucker.

It’s A Boy!

Yesterday afternoon, the newest and youngest member of Team VSB was welcomed into the world.

It’s Great Mo’ne Davis Had It In Her To Forgive That Guy. But Still, Fuck That Guy

There's nothing to be happy about -- no feel-good takeaways -- when a middle school girl gets insulted by a man and has to be the "bigger person."

Intimacy Compatibility: The Most Underrated Part Of A Happy Relationship

Because the only thing worse than an interrupted shit is a shit interrupted by a bottle of Pantene thrown at your spleen.

Why Baltimore Raven/Mathematician John Urschel Is The Blackest Person Who Ever Existed This Week

Math isn't here for your post-racial bullshit. And neither is Blackness.

No News Story Has Ever Made Me Happier Than The News About Leah Still

Sometimes things just make you very happy, and sometimes all that's needed to be said about it is how great the news is and how happy it's made you

How It Feels To Get Your Ass Kicked In Spades

Bad spades hands carry a cruel inevitability. You know you are going to lose badly. And worse, your opponent knows. But you can't exactly quit. Which means you have to sit there and take all the shit-talking and faux self-deprecation until the hand is done.