Why Isn’t the Queer Media talking About The Prancing Elites?

How can you miss The Prancing Elites? In last week’s season opener of the hit Oxygen show, their new manager said he could hear them around the corner and I believe him! I hear them and feel them coming through the television. They are the black queer family that some folks have never had. They … More Why Isn’t the Queer Media talking About The Prancing Elites?

3 Times Dr Martin Luther King Jr was portrayed flawlessly on film

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr is one of the few great American figures that has never had a major motion picture centered around his life. To be fair, Hollywood has never TRULY wanted a major picture about any civil rights/black power icon. We only got Malcolm X due to the persistence of Spike Lee and … More 3 Times Dr Martin Luther King Jr was portrayed flawlessly on film

Golden Globes: Denzel’s Daughter in this Suit Though!!

Can we take a minute and talk about Denzel Washington’s daughter slaying in her suit at the Golden Globes? In case you missed it, Denzel was accepting his Lifetime Achievement Award at the Golden Globes when he brought his entire family on stage to share in the moment. Some folks are busy being mad that … More Golden Globes: Denzel’s Daughter in this Suit Though!!

The Haves and the Have Nots Recap: Season 5, Episode 1

Last night was the season premiere of Tyler Perry’s The Haves and the Have Nots on OWN and I was way too excited. I couldn’t wait to see what fuckery the Cryer’s, Harrington’s and Young’s were getting into or getting out of. Someone said to me, “But Carolyn you hate all things Tyler Perry.” Nooo … More The Haves and the Have Nots Recap: Season 5, Episode 1

This Will Be: 18 Black Singers The Lawd Coulda Took Outta Here Instead of Natalie Cole

On New Years Day my sister called me with the devastating news that the amazing Natalie Cole had laid on up and died. Most mainstream headlines dubbed her as just Nat King Cole’s daughter. She was soooo much more than that. She was a diva, a songtress with a mega voice who could sing gospel, … More This Will Be: 18 Black Singers The Lawd Coulda Took Outta Here Instead of Natalie Cole