I often pop tags
chorrodebabas asked: Tell Bobby I miss his fb poetry
no. That sounded meaner than I had anticipated so I edited it. Sure I’ll tell him someone on tumblr said they miss his poetry.
- My Identity Is Not A Costume for You To Wear!
- On why prancing around in a headdress and war paint isn’t ~appreciating~ “native culture”
- An Open Letter to Non-Natives in Headdresses
- Redface - The history of racist Indian stereotypes [link may not work due to exceeded monthly bandwith limit, but check anyway]
The troubling viral trend of the “hilarious” Black poor person
May 7, 2013
Charles Ramsey, the man who helped rescue three Cleveland women presumed dead after going missing a decade ago, has become an instant Internet meme. It’s hardly surprising—the interviews he gave yesterday provide plenty of fodder for a viral video, including memorable soundbites (“I was eatin’ my McDonald’s”) and lots of enthusiastic gestures.
But as Miles Klee and Connor Simpson have noted, Ramsey’s heroism is quickly being overshadowed by the public’s desire to laugh at and autotune his story, and that’s a shame. Ramsey has become the latest in a fairly recent trend of “hilarious” black neighbors, unwitting Internet celebrities whose appeal seems rooted in a “colorful” style that is always immediately recognizable as poor or working-class…
is this a case of someone being offended on their behalf?
Fucking BEYONCE referenced Sweet brown, man. You think she’s not fucking loving that?
Reading this, my jaw hit the floor. What are you saying? Are you trolling? Do you believe Beyonce has some authority to approve or disapprove of racism on behalf of all Black people? What. The…
Scumbag Derrida. Actually a true story he was asked to give a lecture at my school (The New School) and instead spent the entire time deconstructing the lecture format. Derrida trolling lvl >9000
Jeffrey Krusinski, Air Force Officer In Charge Of Sexual Assault Prevention Program, Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault
The Air Force officer in charge of the military branch’s sexual assault prevention program was arrested for sexual assault, ARLNow reported Monday.
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Photo credit: Arlington County Police Department