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DC: 3 KINGS – Celebrating the Life and Music of Stevie, MJ, and Prince

This Friday in DC come party to the best of music by and inspired by Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, and Prince!

On Life As A Black Person Who Doesn’t Really Like Chicken All That Much

If I went my entire life without ever eating chicken again -- if some random ass alien decided to kidnap every chicken from Earth -- I'd just continue living my life.

These Are The Tales, The PJ Tales, Part V

The finale of this installment of PJ tales about the time I went to Rochester, NY to see a chick I'd seen for 5 entire mintues in Atlanta.

These Are The Tales, The PJ Tales, Part IV

Another in a tale of Panama's random dating situationships from the past.

Bad Decisions I Will Continue To Make

Some people keep making bad decisions over and over. Panama is one of those people.

An R&B Playlist For Colored Girls Who Listened To The Toni Braxton Secrets Album Too Soon And Have Yet To Recover

Between Mary J. Blige’s My Life and The Waiting to Exhale Soundtrack, I had the emotional capacity of a divorcee by seventh grade.

Yes, Black People Can Be Privileged. Because Blackness Is Fucking Awesome.

It's fucking awesome that Blackness is so pervasive and panoptic that Soledad O'Brien and Kevin Garnett check the same race box on the census.

Roll Call is a daily collection of interesting news stories, articles, blogs, and think pieces

Comcast’s Gon’ Comcast: Cable Company Renames Former Customer “Asshole Brown”

Raise your hand if you need any other reason to hate Comcast other than it being Comcast? Exactly. But, since Comcast is clearly an ove...

2 Termzzzz: 2 Chainz Wants To Run For Mayor Of College Park, Georgia

Remember that recent debate between 2 Chainz and Nancy Grace about marijuana legalization? Well, clearly the natural follow-up to that is to ...

Michelle Williams Tells Mike Huckabee “You Come At The Queen, You Best Not Miss”

Apparently on an episode of The View (they still make those?), Mike Huckabee appeared and theorized in his book that Jay-Z was pimping out B...

Toni Morrison To Release New Novel, And I’m Preparing To Pretend To Understand It

There are not enough superlatives to describe the work of Toni Morrison, America's greatest living novelist. The Bluest Eye isn't just a gre...

Man Buys 99 iPhones To Propose; Girlfriend Says “iDon’t”

We might as well get the obvious joke out of the way. My man has 99 iProblems and a bitch aint one. That felt good. Apparently, a du...

When “Taking A Picture” With A Black Man Means You’re “Throwing Gang Signs”

Taking pictures while next to Black is a crime now, apparently

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

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