Happy 74th Birthday Fannie Flag

Best known for her tv appearances on “Match Game” and writing the novel upon which the movie “Fried Green Tomatoes” was based.

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On Screen Diversity Isn’t Our Only Problem

Because of the non inclusive writers room, you get many tropes including things like “the black best friend,” “the funny-accented foreigner,” “the asexual Asian male,” and “the wise-cracking help.”

Favorite Quotes From ‘Americanah’

Beautiful, self-assured Ifemelu heads for America, where despite her academic success, she is forced to grapple with what it means to be black for the first time

R.I.P. Aretha Franklin

by Kiki Aretha Louise Franklin sunrise 3/25/42 Memphis, TN, sunset 8/16/18 Bloomfield Hills, MI. The “Queen of Soul”. The most…