David Banner’s “The God Box is Life!

I’ve finally listened to David Banner’s “The God Box.” One reviewer called it “The best album of his career.” I couldn’t agree more. I almost bumped “Mississippi: The Album” to death. I recall feeling the same awe then, that I felt today. He was right on time in 2003 and he’s right on time in 2017. This album showcases and proves his growth, not only as a man, but as a human being. If you were an early fan, you’ll listen to “The God Box” and hear the evolution of David Banner. When one of your favorite rappers literally transcends their headspace … bruh … that’s good music.

If she can’t use my comb, don’t bring her home!

Denise, played by Lena Waithe, and her mom, played by Angela Bassett on Netflix’s Master of None

Ebony.com has an article up today, titled The reason behind, “Don’t you bring no white girl home!” It was written after the writer viewed Master of None’s season 8 episode “Thanksgiving.” The episode is centered around the character Denise coming out to her mother as a lesbian. Throughout the episode, Denise’s mom drops the little pearls of wisdom (or preaching depending on where you are in life) that you’ve come to expect from every black mother at some point. The one that inspired this article: “Well I just hope she don’t bring home no white girl because I don’t wanna see no Jennifer Aniston’s up in here!”

The President of Bethune-Cookman University is a Jackass!

Whew chile! I’m still trying to wrap my mind around the President of Bethune-Cookman University inviting Betsy DeVos to speak as the keynote speaker for the school’s commencement.

Yes, you read that correctly. President Edison O. Jackson’s coonin’ ass spat on the paying customers … er … graduates … of his school and invited Darth DeVos to speak at graduation.

And yes, this is the same woman that publicly called HBCU’s “Pioneers of School of Choice.”  Because you know, black people were just accepted everywhere once upon a time. I guess she’s forgotten about America’s racist past. But you know who hasn’t forgotten? The students that literally turned their back to DeVos as she spoke: