In Februaury of 2012, seventeen year old Trayvon Martin was shot dead by George Zimmerman. When the story broke a month later, we were told by Al Sharpton (who took up the cause very publicly) that we had a story about a white man who had stalked and killed a … Continue Reading Trials and Bad Choices
So, some groups complained about this ad: They decried it for being to Sexy. And yeah, the ad teases. But compared with last year’s Carls Jr Ad? This is positively tame. Yeah, you see Upton’s bountiful cleavage. But she is clothed in pretty regular clothes. Her cutoffs are not short … Continue Reading I Don’t Get It
This week, discussions I was a part of collided. Over in political land, it was a discussion about the Website Jezebel. In case you were unaware, after Obama was re-elected, Twitter and Facebook lit up with dis-satisfied voters who thought the best response to the news was racism and hate. … Continue Reading Search and Destroy
When I was…like seven… I had a t-shirt that said “The Devil Made Me Do It”. For the Vatican, that t-shirt would apparently read “The Devil and The Media Made Us Do It!” The Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, said Monday that a commission of cardinals investigating the leaks … Continue Reading It’s Not US…It’s YOU! Or the Devil! Or the Media!
It’s the anniversary of the L.A. Riots…and the real legacy? White people assume every controversy involving black people will result in in Riots.
HBO has debuted a new series called Girls from Lena Dunham and Judd Apatow. So far, the show seems to be full of awkward humor and fairly upfront sex scenes. I happen to feel that much of the time, this is a lazy grab for attention via controversy. Girls feels … Continue Reading GIRLS! Incognito!
If people would have just looked at the ratings… That is the DC Response. See, it is rated T, meaning the book is not aimed at seven year old. We’ve heard what’s being said about Starfire today and we appreciate the dialogue on this topic. We encourage people to pay … Continue Reading Problem Solved!