Day: February 10, 2015
Following Kanye West‘s disrespectful faux pas towards Beck for winning Album of the Year at the 2015 Grammys, social media and real music fans weren’t the only ones disappointed in West’s lack of class and grace for his fellow artist. ’90s rock-alt heroine, and one of my personal faves, Shirley Manson (of the band Garbage) […]
The Nightly Show’s ‘Black Fatherhood Segment’ Tried To Get The Tea On Black Women & We’re Like, Did They Just Diss Us?
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore tries to subtlety diss Black women. So far, we’ve been loving Larry Wilmore’s new late night show. From the guests to the subject matter, we’ve been thoroughly entertained. But during a recent segment on Black fatherhood, the show took a strange turn & sounded like it was dissing Black […]
President Obama & Katy Perry Effortlessly Addressed Domestic Abuse At The Grammys [Extended, Original Version]
Before the 2015 Grammy Awards aired, I knew Katy Perry was going to feature a woman speaking of her experience with domestic abuse. I didn’t know how it was going to tie into her performance, which the speaker would be introducing, and I ran through her Prism album in my mind. I knew she had two […]