Marissa Alexander is home, but is not free. In 2012, Alexander was sentenced to 20 years in prison because she fired a warning shot at her abusive husband and used the “Stand Your Ground” defense in Florida. The same defense used in the case of by Trayvon Martin’s murderer, George Zimmerman. During and after Zimmerman’s... Continue Reading →
The Puffy Effect: The ability of a production or promotion by Sean Combs to cause a corresponding reaction via the stimulation of the senses. Sight & Sound Sean Combs has created classic hits, made remixes and did features with complimentary videos. You’ve heard his ad-libs* and seen his dance moves. He’s done the small screen,... Continue Reading →
Initially, this was just to serve as a breathtaking image. I just wanted to credit and share it, but when I looked at it again, it took on a whole new meaning. I decided in 2014 to be more politically and socially involved in my community. I have been volunteering to work with inner city youth and... Continue Reading →
Dear Burberry, This is Spring 2015 ad campaign is everything. You have two black fashion icons from two generations, SER-VING. Thank you. Sincerely, A fan of representation.
In the January issue of Wired, Jessica Williams, correspondent on The Daily Show, proclaimed, "The world needs a smart gossip site, and I’m just the person to run it." I agree and I am here for it. Anyone with a half of brain—that works—will cosign this.* Here's why it would work: You have the Oprah blueprint,... Continue Reading →