Tagged “light skinned”

We (Black People) Have No Idea What Complexion Any Of Us Are (…And This Bothers Me Very Much)

I've tried already. Twice, actually. I'd try again if I thought something would come of it. But,...

Investigative Report: Do Light-Skinned Rappers Really Have An Advantage?

Despite his status as The Human Itis, I actually don't harbor any dislike for J. Cole. I think h...

Why It’s Wrong, Stupid, And Self-Defeating To Be Mad About Eric Benet’s “Redbone Girl”

Perhaps my favorite aspect of Twitter is how our reactions to it instinctively let us know exact...

Thoughts On The Light-Skinned Beef Heard Round The World, And More…

1. The Increasingly Bizarre Chris Brown (IBCB for short) is becoming a caricature of himself Yo...

The Black People’s Color Spectrum To End All Color Spectrums

***A version of this entry was originally posted three years ago, but an argument I had with a frien...

WLSG.

Problem: Light-Skinned Points. Wait. I see some people wondering what I mean by light-skinned poi...