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Last year I gave you 5 reasons why you should watch American Vandal.  I caught the series a bit late after a friend recommended that I check it out.  This year, I decided to catch an advance preview of the series.  This will be a spoiler-free review of course...
Thousands of mourners have poured through the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History to pay their last respects to Aretha Franklin, the undisputed Queen of Soul. Still, millions more fans and followers are unable to make the trek to Detroit to be a part of the home-going ceremony....
Oh HBO's Insecure how I love thee? Let me count the ways! Here we are for another recap of the adventures of Issa, Daniel and Molly's "whatever-like" life. Let's dig into what happened on this episode of Insecure! This show just keeps getting better and better! We open up to Daniel and...
By: Donnie Lopez For those suffering from a case of the summertime blues here comes Super Mansion: Summer Vacation Special to the rescue. This television sitcom is a parody of the superhero genre, where heroes attempt to keep their relevance in an ever-changing society. This does beg the question, are...
“The city is made of our flesh. We’ll have our piece of it”. –Margaret, Harlots  By Lynnette Nicholas @truelylynnette Harlots is a British period drama series created by two women, Alison Newman and Moira Buffini. Harlots is a necessary retelling of time as it truly showcases multidimensional female characters. It’s the history that is...
By Ashley Turner In today’s #BGNTBT (Black Girl Nerds Throwback Thursday) post, I want to take look at what came to be the establishing moment of Professor Vivian Banks, Ph.D. Everyone has seen the memes and gifs generated from this episode. I think that says a lot about how much...
By: Diedre Johnson If you ever get into it, it’s hard to look away. True crime is the most extreme, evocative, harrowing story you’ll ever see, hear or read about involving real people, plot and a twist. It draws you in because the circumstances start out so tantalizingly ordinary. These...
Last week's season premiere of HBO's Insecure already had us on pins and needles about what is really going on between Issa and Daniel. Time to recap how their relationship, as well as the other awkward misadventures of our favorite Black girl, unfolded this week. See what I did there? Okie...
By Lynnette Nicholas The two-day art exhibition features a variety of vignettes and installations that reflect themes and scenes represented in the Random Acts of Flyness variety series. Designed to celebrate black culture, the two-day experience will feature several interactive elements including: “Black Women Will Save Us All” Room-highlighting the Black women...
By Ashley Turner Welcome back to BGN's Throwback Thursday, #BGNTBT, where we reminisce about TV shows I barely remember. Well, I remember them enough to write 800 words about them. In fact, this week, I’ve got a topic I could fill a book with. It's also a topic that I can’t...
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