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Oct 21, 2014

Renee and Raven, Two Sides of the Same Coin

We make our idols, and then our idols make us. When they no longer appear as we desire, we get uncomfortable as a society. We have created the virus that these two stars are seemingly suffering from. With admittedly no Psychology degree, and without speaking to either of these stars, let me diagnose them with a case of the runs. Wait. let me explain. They are both chasing something outside of…

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Oct 19, 2014 / 23,957 notes

mysoulhasgrowndeep-liketherivers:

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booty-dont-lie:

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When are folks gonna learn?

Do we know which Home Depot in Charleston, IL to call to get this piece of shit fired?

1301 Fort Worth Way, Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 235-0700

someone finna get fired *grabs popcorn*

Oct 19, 2014 / 65,479 notes
Kidman Shade is EPIC
Oct 19, 2014 / 2 notes

Kidman Shade is EPIC

Oct 18, 2014

Little Boxes

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They won’t fit sometimes. No matter how much I beg, scream, push and shove. I change the size, yet they still won’t go. I cut them down, and even still they won’t fit. I really, really tire of it!
These people won’t go where I need them to fit. They keep changing their boxes and I don’t like it one bit!

The loud ones suddenly jump into the quiet box, and the quiet ones now shout. The best friends…

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Oct 15, 2014

Shocked

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I was wrong. It happens to me from time to time. I suspected the Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig dramedy couldn’t make me care about them. Their mugging and so self conscious humor would bleed through and prevent me from connecting. I thought either it would be cliche filled, or just bomb.
Go see the Skeleton Twins. I couldn’t have been more wrong.

It is one of those rare films, that gets into your…

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Oct 14, 2014

More than you know…

More than you know…

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I recently got into a kerfuffle online regarding a ridiculous quote attributed to Katherine Hepburn. A fine actress, but no social scientist. The causes of human behavior are not so simple. Making these issues the fault of the victim, takes all responsibility away from structural racism, sexism, and economic equality. I certainly expect, (but do not excuse) Katherine Hepburn to speak from the…

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Oct 7, 2014

Kentucky nights

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Happy birthday to Neil deGrasse Tyson!
Oct 7, 2014 / 6,034 notes

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Happy birthday to Neil deGrasse Tyson!

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Introducing “Come and Go: Immigration Issues”
In addition to providing an interactive platform to realize a connected and empowered global African community, Ezibota will also be introducing a series of new columns for our members and visitors to read, ponder, and discuss. The first of our columns is titled “Come and Go: Immigration Issues,” a column dedicated to exploring issues in black immigration on a global scale.
The purpose of this column is to create a space where we can examine the African immigrant in a global, shifting world; to explore the different issues that African immigrants face whether they are documented or undocumented. This column will address immigrant rights, movement building, and solidarity amongst various immigrant groups.
The author behind this column, Alfresco Ruwe, is originally from Zambia and currently resides in Austin, Texas in pursuit of his Master’s degree in Philosophy. Join Alfresco and guest contributors on our platform for monthly discussion focusing on black immigration and the various realities African immigrants face on a daily basis, throughout the world.
Read more about our new column “Come and Go: Immigration Issues” on Ezibota.com
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Oct 7, 2014 / 40 notes

ezibota:

Introducing “Come and Go: Immigration Issues”

In addition to providing an interactive platform to realize a connected and empowered global African community, Ezibota will also be introducing a series of new columns for our members and visitors to read, ponder, and discuss. The first of our columns is titled “Come and Go: Immigration Issues,” a column dedicated to exploring issues in black immigration on a global scale.

The purpose of this column is to create a space where we can examine the African immigrant in a global, shifting world; to explore the different issues that African immigrants face whether they are documented or undocumented. This column will address immigrant rights, movement building, and solidarity amongst various immigrant groups.

The author behind this column, Alfresco Ruwe, is originally from Zambia and currently resides in Austin, Texas in pursuit of his Master’s degree in Philosophy. Join Alfresco and guest contributors on our platform for monthly discussion focusing on black immigration and the various realities African immigrants face on a daily basis, throughout the world.

Read more about our new column “Come and Go: Immigration Issues” on Ezibota.com

Connect with us: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Google + | Youtube

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