@Popmatters looks at the rise of @afropunk. I’m honored to be included in the discussion.
I was pleasantly surprised to find out that the following tweet–made in the aftermath President Obama’s remarks on Trayvon Martin in the wake of the Zimmerman verdict–made it into the country’s paper of record. Interesting some of the reax to POTUS on #TrayvonMartin. The country has never been made to face how a black man […]
The BET anchor graciously quotes from my N-word op-ed
Fellow blogger David Berkowitz reached out to me on behalf of Time.com 50 Best Web sites. Definitely an interesting list. I say that because I don’t recognize most of the sites. The one site I use regularly is Imeem (#31), and I just added TinyURL (#8) to my toolbar after seeing it on the list. […]
So, I finally make a tentative step back to blogging. As I wrote to some friends a few days ago, I’m just now feeling like I’m getting some equilibrium back in my life. Yeah, life happens and even when you make preparations, sometimes you’re still not ready for the way change sweeps through and disrupts […]
Some of you out there have wee ones–or not so wee ones–on your holiday list who have requested a Wii. Even at this "early" date, there is some product scarcity. One of my colleagues told me that the Toys R Us near her was only getting 100 in on a shipment this past weekend. So, […]
So, how long has it been? Three weeks? Four? It’s definitely been a hiatus. Unintended initially, but ultimately one that I enjoyed. I can look back and say that it was time for a break. The initial interruption was work, our annual conference to be exact. We had a lot of great content, in particular […]