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OMG…Summer Floaties on FLEEK!!!

My brother and his wife and son came down for Maxi’s graduation and we were in the thick of a heat wave. Good lawd…all we could do was be ...
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She Makes Me Proud! Maxi Graduates!

Got to be braggadocios for a minute, because I simply am bursting with happiness that my oldest daughter graduated high school today. Now it’s o...
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White Hubby Says “Match Made in Heaven”...

My husband knows I hate reality television. Like…ALL of it.It’s so far from real life–contrived conflicts and faux outrage. He watch...
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When Your Mother Doesn’t Make You Feel Like ...

It’s 1:41 AM, the early hours of Mother’s Day. While I should be excited about getting breakfast in bed and a day free of chores, I’...
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Jack McCain Is an Example of How Powerful Men Come...

As the Old Navy ad saga continues, we’re seeing families of all combinations in support of the company, who has savvily capitalized on the risin...
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Donald Trump Presidency Bid Supported by Klu Klux ...

Essence, Ebony and Snopes reported today that a man identified as the Imperial Wizard of the Rebel Brigade Knights of the Klu Klux Klan has officially...
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Why Racists Who Hate the Old Navy Ad are Totally I...

Old Navy, like many family-oriented companies in America, are reaching out to consumers that no longer look only like this…     And lo...
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Video: What My Extended Family Thinks About “...

This weekend I met up with some of my family in Laguna Hills, California. After a few drinks, there’s no telling what we’ll all say.  ...
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The Prince Appreciation Thread: What Do You Rememb...

So…Prince died today. I can hardly believe it, and took it even harder than when I found out Michael and Whitney passed. I guess because Prince ...
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The South Strikes Again: Security Guard Says He Wa...

John Smelser, Knox Count Schools security officer. (KNOX COUNTY SCHOOLS) Recently we heard about a Mississippi couple evictedfrom their trailer home b...
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Protected Species Vs. Non Protected Species

God, I was rooting for Azealia Banks, really. She was so outspoken, and had a cute boyfriend. But I can not abide this latest debacle via Twitter this...
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Sound Off! Are You Feeling Shea Moisture’s #...

Shea Moisture, widely popular around these parts for their excellent hair care and beauty options for women of color, has recently launched the #Break...
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This is What Happens When Countries (and Communiti...

China and Japan are in a gender crisis. After decades of the “one child policy” in China and subsequent mass abortions and baby killings...
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What the Blue Hell? Child Snatched from White Pare...

In a move that appears to be political correctness gone horribly, terribly wrong, social workers have torn a six-year old girl away from a loving fost...
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