Barack Obama · culture/multiculturalism · funny

The Black Hiker with Blair Underwood

http://player.ordienetworks.com/flash/fodplayer.swf Black Hiker with Blair Underwood from Blair Underwood Hilarious and kind of sad all at the same time.

Barack Obama · clothing · hair · Hispanics/Latinos · race/racism

Redux: Please don’t…with explanatory links!!!

Thank you for being my friend. Here are some guidelines so that our friendship can be a pleasurable experience for all of us. Please don’t make fun of gay people. Please don’t make fun of black people’s hair. Please don’t tell ask me why I don’t straighten my hair. Please don’t make fun of Mexican… Continue reading Redux: Please don’t…with explanatory links!!!

Barack Obama · hair · Hispanics/Latinos · homosexuality

Please don’t…

Thank you for being my friend. Here are some guidelines so that our friendship can be a pleasurable experience for all of us. Please don’t make fun of gay people. Please don’t make fun of black people’s hair. Please don’t tell ask me why I don’t straighten my hair. Please don’t make fun of Mexican… Continue reading Please don’t…

Barack Obama · culture/multiculturalism · Hispanics/Latinos · homosexuality · immigration · Jesus · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · religion

Obama’s First Anniversary Celebration

Obama has (almost) survived his first year in office unscathed—the anniversary of his election was Nov. 4–and how better to celebrate that than a bunch of juicy articles on racism….you know, that crisis, the mini-daily civil wars, most people thought he’d solve (before healthcare, before wars in distant lands) by entering the oval office. Do… Continue reading Obama’s First Anniversary Celebration

Barack Obama · funny · news

Will the real Michelle Obama please stand-up?!

Watch the video from comedian Wanda Sykes‘ new late-night show and then…if you’re very curious read this amazing post over at “What White People Do” blog.

Barack Obama · books and reading · New York · news

Barack Obama and Peace in America

From New York Magazine: Son says to father: “Where are you getting this racist nonsense?” Father says to son: “On the Internet.” And that is the premise of this piece in The Huffington Post, “The “Post-Racial” Mainstream Media and the New American Racism”, which claims the racism we’re not reading about in our newspapers is… Continue reading Barack Obama and Peace in America

Barack Obama · books and reading · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · news

Obama Loses the Olympics and Scores the Nobel Peace Prize. Not a Bad Day at the Office?

While I was watching Battlestar Galattica with the lovely ladies above, I heard President Barack Obama, who I voted for, had been awarded a Nobel Peace Prize. The first thing I said was, “For what?” or maybe I said “What the frack?” (See, I can curse Battlestar Galattica style!) I was just totally freaking shocked.… Continue reading Obama Loses the Olympics and Scores the Nobel Peace Prize. Not a Bad Day at the Office?