Pop Culture

For Bougie Black Girls Who Appreciate ‘Anaconda’

Like manna from heaven, Nicki blessed us with some absolutely mindless, pop culture junk food right at a time when my sugar levels were dropping. Hungrily, I ate it up and was restored.

5 Ratchet Songs That Also Build Your Self-Esteem

Most people think of ignorance when they hear the word ratchet. Well, ratchet music is also good for your soul. Here's how.

Why Nick Offerman Is My Favorite White Man

Ok. That's a lie. Louis CK is still my favorite. (And yes, I know Louie CK is half-Mexican. But stil...

And They Wonder Why We Say “F*ck The Police”

A police officer decided to tell it like it is from an officer's point of view. If you don't want to get shot, just do what a cop says and all will be well. All the time!

A Definitive List Of Every Bougie Black Girl Celebrity Crush Of The Last 20 Years

As we all know, a man with model good looks + social consciousness is to a Bougie Black Girl what cocaine + the shit you use to turn cocaine into crack is to a crackhead.

Ray J Reduced To “Kardashian Sex Tape Partner”. Probably Doesn’t Like That Sh*t.

Hey Wait A Minute Ain't That Brandy's Brother has managed to somehow stay relevant on his own merits. Some folks aren't recognizing this.

Yep, Guys Really Are Just As Messy As We Claim Women Are

There are lots of things we learn from ratchets on reality television. One is that men can be messy as hell too.

Video: John Oliver’s Take On What’s Happening in Ferguson, MO

Watch John Oliver's take on Ferguson, Missouri, via his show, Last Week Tonight.

Lessons (Thus Far) from Ferguson: How Not To Handle Any Situation Ever

The happenings in Ferguson have taught us a few things. And all of them are what not to do.

Unsettling Sunscreen PSA Puts People In Ultraviolet Light

A recent sunscreen PSA manages to be both enlightening and super uncomfortable...all while managing ...

Police Assassinate Michael Brown’s Character. Then Say They’re Not Assassinating His Character.

Ferguson Police decide to release information that has nothing to do with anything. Because the "media" asked for it. Thanks.

On J. Cole’s “Be Free” and Hip-Hop In Times of Protest

J. Cole released a song expressing his feelings about what's happening in Ferguson, Missouri. #RIPMikeBrown

White Guy Acts A Fool, Black Guy Gets Maced For Being In The Vicinity

Because its been that kind of week, a Black man in Seattle gets maced, cuffed, and detained for ?????? Who cares. He's Black.

No Future In Ciara’s Future (Except The Baby She Named Future Jr, Of Course)

Puns just wanna have fun. I love big puns and I can not lie.