The Sneaker Releases That Celebrated Black History Month 2016 This February

It’s been declared by many online that this year’s Black History Month may have been the “Blackest” one yet. Beyonce snatched our just grown back edges with her “Formation” video and electrifying ode to The Black Panthers during the Super Bowl 50 Half-Time Show. Kendrick Lamar gave a compelling performance at the Grammys as he also took home Best Rap Album for To Pimp A Butterfly. The … Continue reading The Sneaker Releases That Celebrated Black History Month 2016 This February

Kerry Washington’s Oscar Dress Gave Me Major Grace Jones Vibes!

While watching Kerry Washington‘s Oscars red carpet interview, on ABC, her Atelier Versace dress instantly reminded me of a pop culture moment courtesy of Pee-Wee! The black leather top of Washington’s dress screamed (to me) the outfit Grace Jones wore during her rendition of “Little Drummer Boy” on the epic TV special Christmas at Pee-Wee’s Playhouse, in 1988. See the similarity of how the tops are … Continue reading Kerry Washington’s Oscar Dress Gave Me Major Grace Jones Vibes!

No, Cheryl Tiegs. Ashley Graham Should Be On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Unlike Bobby Finger, over at Jezebel.com, I know who Cheryl Tiegs is. Big-time model of the ’70s and ’80s (who also in the 2000s made the awkward decision to be in the unforgettable, for all the ornery reasons, independent film The Brown Bunny. I quite literally remember my high school history teacher saying Tiegs couldn’t act her way out of a paper bag. I managed to … Continue reading No, Cheryl Tiegs. Ashley Graham Should Be On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated