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Why I Love NBA Basketball (…And Why You Don’t If You Don’t)

On loving the NBA for what it is, and what it isn't

Five Black Superheroes We Need To See

Hopefully coming to a theater near you

The Dear White People Roundtable

Dear White People, discussed

REMINISCE HIP HOP COSTUME PARTY | NOVEMBER 1st!

REMINISICE HIP HOP COSTUME PARTY this Saturday, November 1st at Liv Nightclub in Washington, DC!

The Definitive Ranking Of Black Male Hairstyles

Who's first? (And who's worst?)

Explaining White People, Part 3: Obnoxious Halloween Costumes

I was supposed to explain why this happens, right? Well, I’m exhausted now. Um, in-groups and cultural misunderstanding and antiquated notions of what racism means. Needing to belong. Faux self-deprecation. Ionno, bruh. Hip hop is dead.

Dear Black People: Please Stop Spreading The Lie That “Bad” Blacks Are Holding “Good” Blacks Back

Because making blanket negative statements about (relatively) powerless and voiceless people is just as bad as what you're accusing these powerless and voiceless people of

A Second-By-Second Recap Of Momma Dee’s “I Deserve”

Momma Dee (of Love and Hip-Hop: Atlanta fame), aka Live-Action Scar, created a song, and made a video for this song. This song is called "I Deserve." You will now watch a video for this song and read a recap of the video, because it's been a long week and you deserve to be entertained by this

“Harlem Nights” and Other Negro Viewing Requirements

When I encounter someone old enough to understand the case against colored contacts who doesn’t know about Miss Celie’s Folkspants, I make a mental note of the exits. This is not a motherfucker I need to be in an elevator with.

Black-ish, The Best Black Sitcom…Ever?

All things considered, I've seen enough to say that Black-ish could end up being the best Black sitcom ever.

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T-Pain Outchea Singin’ Without Auto-Tune And Sounding Good!

T-Pain sings. Without auto-tune. See what happens.

When White People Attack…Pumpkins

This past Saturday, a riot broke out during the New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival, resulting in police releasing tear gas and pepper spray into ...

Spiders The Size of Puppies? Fuck Nature, Yo.

"The South American Goliath birdeater (real name!) has a footlong legspan and two-inch fangs. Its body is about the size of a fist and it is the ...

ELLE Magazine “Discovers” Timberland Trend; The Entire 1990s Says “Discover Deez”

Social media was all aflutter when ELLE Magazine's (Blackity Black Black Black ya'll) fashion editor, Danielle Prescod took it upon herself t...

VSB Contributor Tunde Akinyeke Named On List Of Black Dudes In STEM And Shit

You might remember Kyla McMullen's original list of 73 sexy sistas in science, which won points for alliteration and for exposing us to so many B...

Raven Labels Self “Colorless and American.” World Replies “Colorless And American’ Is NOT A Color, Raven”

Raven-Symoné recently waxed poetically about labels on Oprah's "Where Are They Now?" special, and has (old) Black America in a tizzy. Ra...

Fuck The Police, Volume 3,456,789,777,841,546,354,147

At this point, providing commentary on police fuckery is pointless. We all know that police are violating as many rights as they're maintaining t...