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Five Black TV Couples Who Shouldn't Have Married

Five Black TV Couples Who Shouldn't Have Married

10.24.2011
For TV couples, the titles "husband" and "wife" are just the beginning. They also have to convince viewers that they're compatible -- that...

Community: Advanced Chaos Theory

10.20.2011
This episode of Community, the fourth of the season, finally does what the show has had the most success at: making fun of beloved television...
The Right to Anger: Kim Kardashian's 'H8R' Speaks

The Right to Anger: Kim Kardashian's 'H8R' Speaks

10.20.2011
The Angry Black Woman trope, or some version of it, is commonly used in Hollywood. Reality television is no different. To help me understand...
Is BET's 'Reed Between The Lines' A Winner?

Is BET's 'Reed Between The Lines' A Winner?

10.12.2011
Give Reed a chance. Ross and Warner have strong chemistry, and it's nice to see this supporting cast working.
Your Friday Random-Ass Roundup

Your Friday Random-Ass Roundup

10. 7.2011
Won't you accept this semi-hearty offering of randomness as an apology for staying away for so long?
Community, Season 3, Ep. 3:

Community, Season 3, Ep. 3: "Competitive Ecology"

10. 7.2011
When Professor Marshall Kane, played by Michael K. Williams, assigns study partners for the semester and the group's first project, a terrarium,...
The Problem with the Alex Arc on <em>Parenthood</em>

The Problem with the Alex Arc on Parenthood

10. 5.2011
As of last night Michael B. Jordan ended his riveting, sympathetic arc on NBC's Parenthood. Now that he's gone, I can talk about him --...
Your Friday Random-Ass Roundup

Your Friday Random-Ass Roundup

09.30.2011
Welcome back for another installment of randomness. Feel free to offer your own reading suggestions in the comments.
Community, Season 3, Ep. 2:

Community, Season 3, Ep. 2: "Geography of Global Conflict"

09.30.2011
This week's episode of Community saw a couple of characters fall back on old habits with mixed results. Annie discovers she has an "evil...
What They Don't Tell You About Those Diversity Bake Sales

What They Don't Tell You About Those Diversity Bake Sales

09.29.2011
If you've been following for a whlie, you know that I went to a pretty racist school. What you don't know is that I actually attended one...
The Problem with Diversity Training

The Problem with Diversity Training

09.27.2011
Recently, in my office, we had to undergo mandatory diversity training. I expected it to be bad. wasn't expecting be infuriated.
Cupcakes, Cookies, And Race-Conscious Admissions

Cupcakes, Cookies, And Race-Conscious Admissions

09.27.2011
I'm surprised College Republican groups are still doing the pay by race bake sale thing. That's so 2000.
Your Friday Random-Ass Roundup

Your Friday Random-Ass Roundup

09.23.2011
If you like reading and the Internet and weekends, then wow, do we have a treat in store for you. Every Friday afternoon we'll regularly...
From Troy Davis to Little Brothers

From Troy Davis to Little Brothers

09.23.2011
If you're foolhardy or unfortunate enough to find yourself at the mercy of the state, so much of your fate depends on things that don't...