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Kendrick Lamar, And The Beauty Of Black Rage

King Kendrick came through

Life As One Of The Last People On Kanye West Island

No one seems to want to live on Kanye West Island anymore.

Yes, The Grammys Suck (And Have Sucked For Some Time), But Why?

We continue to watch, talk, and write about them -- hoping with each year that they might suck a bit less -- but the slow burn of shitty continues.

The (Not So) Definitive List of the Top 25 Reasons Black Men Feel Disrespected

What did you say? I didn't hear you. You're probably disrespecting me.

Russell Westbrook And A Black Man’s Respect

"...I'm gon' take that as disrespect!" said every Black man ever.

10 Things The Video For FourFiveSeconds Could Also Very Easily Be

Just trying to make it back home by Monday morning. I swear.

Love & Hip Hop NY Ep. 507 Recap: Dear Grandma

On last night's episode of Love & Hip Hop NY, grandmothers showed up. Because what are shenanigans without grandmothers?

I Think Suge Knight Killed A Guy.

Suge Knight did things we aren't surprised to hear that Suge Knight did yesterday.

Six Reasons Why Black Ink Crew Is The Realest Reality Show Ever

With other reality shows, you care because it makes good TV. On Black Ink Crew, you care because you don't want them to be predicate felons.

Love & Hip Hop NY Ep. 506 Recap: All My Baby Mamas

On this week's Love & Hip Hop New York we have custody battles, baby mama drama, and Erica Mena doing Erica Mena things. That's right, it's just another day on VH1.

Florida Evans: Hero Or The Biggest Hater Ever? A Good Times Treatise

Was it Florida's fault the Evans family's entire existence was a dream deferred?

A Dark Girl On Light Girls

Not all brown girls are broken. Not all dark girls are depressed. We’re not all out here threatening light-skinned girls on the schoolyard because we hate some part of ourselves.

Love & Hip Hop NY Ep. 505 Recap: Half On A Baby

Shamira recaps all of non-sense in one episode. Love & Hip Hop NY is going for the gusto on this one!

10 Thoughts On “Light Girls”

"Light Girls" debuted last night on the Oprah Winfrey Network. It was interesting to say the least. We had thoughts.