DMX once performed in front of the Whole MF Planet Earth

Referring to DMX in the past tense is going to hurt for a while. Here this person was. Sort of an enigma. Who blessed us with his music, his presence, his aura, his slight ignorance and his absolute brilliance. Earl “DMX” Simmons was an icon, who brought this New York City gritty reality to the mainstream with this hyper sonically aggressive flow that could bring even the drunkest person back to life in a club. DMX was also haunted by demons. Demons that were either inactively ignored or actively punished…

BTSD: Black-American Traumatic Stress Disorder

I am suffering from Black-American Traumatic Stress Disorder. No, I didn’t mean Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. You can’t label an event “post” when it is continually happening. BTSD is not a diagnosable disorder, meaning it has not been validated by any governing body of psychological medical conditions. While I did make it up, this is me searching for a label to describe how I feel with every triggering reminder that Black people are still oppressed in this country. There have been several reminders in the last two weeks: the new…

Interview with the Bonnet

By now, most of us have either watched or have been made aware of relationship scammer, I mean “guru” Derrick Jaxn and his extramarital affair that sent shockwaves throughout the Black Social Media-verse. And I’m sure most are also aware of the damage control done by Mr. Jaxn when he brought along his wife to convince his fans and (laughably) the internet that he was a reformed person. Well, while the damage control did lead to reasonable questions about whether Mrs. Jaxn got on live voluntarily or not, one thing…

What are White People going to buy with their Stimulus Checks?

Black folks call it Stimmy, Lil Stimmy, Lil Stemmy, Young Stezzy, Big Guwap, or simply the “Here you go, n*gga, Damn” Act. And we’ve seen meme after meme, post after post of what Black people will do with their Young Stimmy Vert check, but no one has checked into how D’Wights Schrutes will spend their “Stimulus” (Ok, now re-read “Stimulus” but say it in your yt news anchor voice) check. Well, let’s figure it out. 1.) Vinyl Records: Nothing, and I mean nothing makes a yt person happier than searching…

A List of Potential LLC Twitter Tweets You May See on your Timeline

LLC Twitter’s power is growing. Have you felt it? They are coming. And there is nothing we can do to stop them. Once America and its “Here N*gga, Damn” Act was signed by the President, our timelines will soon be filled with tweets from LLC Twitter enthusiast, telling people what to do with their money. But while there is nothing we can do to stop the onslaught of tweets, we can, at the very least, identify them so we can easily scroll past with relative ease. Here are potential tweets…