Pop Culture

Rapper Drops Mixtape. Just May Pay For It With His Life.

If you're thinking about dropping a mixtape you may want to think about who your friends are first. Especially if you live in California. It may cost you your freedom.

My Big K.R.I.T. Conundrum

Panama wants to like Big K.R.I.T.'s music. He really does. He just doesn't.

Beyond The Lights: Here’s Why I Go To Movie Screenings

Movie screenings happen all the time. Some of us are lucky enough to attend regularly. Every so often you get some real good scoop about the movie that changes the game. Beyond The Lights was one of those times.

Boycotting Bill Cosby Means A Different World Too

The shadow of hypocrisy looming over The Cosby Show also shades A Different World

Love & Hip Hop Hollywood Ep. 10 Recap: I Do Not Like Morgan

On this episode of LHH Hollywood, Berg tries to settle down because love, Morgan attempts to be the messiest woman on the planet, and Nia annoys the shit out of me. Basically, just another day in the projects.

Quiz: Exactly How Black Are You?

Testing your Blackness

Sample Literacy Test: Would You Have Been Able To Vote?

Here are a few sample questions from a literacy test given to Black people to determine if they were literate enough to vote in the 50s and 60s. Would you have been able to vote?

When Being Educated, Rich, and Privileged Doesn’t Stop You From Being Black

Does being well-educated and well-to-do insulate you from a world of blatant racism? Survey Says? No.

Love & Hip Hop Hollywood Ep. 9 Recap

In this episode of Love & Hip Hop, Ray J gets on the good food, Moniece justifies her violence, and Masika and Nikki still exist. Le sigh.

Woman With Ass Everyone Has Already Seen Takes Picture Of Ass Everyone Has Already Seen

Acknowledging the quality of Kimberly Noel Kardashian West's ass is like acknowledging that bacon burgers usually include bacon.

Five Recurring Black Comedy Characters Who Need To Die

Sorry, Flobron