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Prince, Baltimore #Rally4Peace

He said it was also a rally for getting a “piece” of that economic pie. Prince challenged the young people to become leaders and entrepreneurs. It was pretty awesome. Nothing like a motivational speech in the middle of a Prince concert BY PRINCE. I was at the concert with Yesha Callahan and we sat in the NOSEBLEEDS, scared for our lives because we were so high up. But we still had a great time. Continue reading

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The Snob Is Now at The Root

logo-therootSorry I haven’t been updating my page lately, but it’s for a good reason! I joined the staff of The Root last week as their newest associate editor. I will be writing, editing, recruiting and producing story packages for the African American interest news site. I’ve written for The Root off and on for years, so I’m really excited about finally joining the staff. Plus, my biffle Yesha Callahan and I get to be co-workers again! And isn’t that what really matters?

As always, thanks for your support!

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The Search for A Non-Horrible Lady Rapper

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I love hip hop. I grew up listening to it. I’m a fan. I’m especially a fan of female MCs, something that was much more commonplace in the 80s and 90s, but not so much now. Now, it’s pretty much Nicki Minaj. And I, initially, did not like Nicki Minaj. She’s since sort of grown on me like a fungus as I’ve accepted the reality that she’s it, Hip Hop Nicki or Pop Nicki, this is it, complications, giant booty and all.

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