I’m all for sharing the artistic endeavors of my family, and I’m proud to share my mom’s first post on her new blog–a communications piece for her life, experiences, and various musings as a middle-aged black woman: http://livinginthego.wordpress.com/ I look forward to more posts.
2011 has been a watershed year for the best and worst moments in our culture. What better way to look back at the blunders of humanity than to mock it? I like to do that with what I have deemed the “blurst” awards, originating from an episode of The Simpsons where 1,000 monkeys on typewriters attempted to replicate… Read More Diary of a Genial Black Man’s 3rd Annual Blurst of the Year List!
With another year coming to a close, what better way to bid adieu to these past 12 months than to create a useless list meant to garner website hits? Most of your favorite sites are swept up in list mania, herding together cultural and entertainment nuggets that were previously beaten to death. In the spirit… Read More Diary of a Genial Black Man’s Annual Blurst of the Year List!
Hey all. To ensure that more people in the future can remember the blog’s address, I am testing out https://genialblackman.wordpress.com as the site’s new address. Bookmark it and tell your friends, enemies, frenemies, Jared Leto, Octomom, Britney Spears, Brooke Hogan, Hulk Hogan and his girlfriend, Diddy, any crickets, Burt Reynolds, Sean Kingston, Green Day, Dom… Read More Trying out the new address
(WARNING: May contain graphic language and imagery.) The 2008 elections have come and gone, and yet there is one thing lingering from the battle… like a fart trapped in a car, looking to escape. No, it is not Barack Obama, who is now President: it is Sarah Palin. Palin, who is on the verge of… Read More Sarah Palin: The GILF of Terror
For the past three months, I have been in search of a new church home. Since my worship home, OnePlace in Phoenix, closed in the physical sense (the community still exists in a transient state in the Phoenix area), I needed a new place to feel connected in a spiritual sense. Leaving my religious beliefs… Read More Take Them to Church!
As we speak, the newest Batman movie, The Dark Knight, is rolling to record weekend box office numbers. Perhaps the darkest superhero movie to descend into theaters, the epic tale of crime, morality and violence is a cautionary one about the consequences of one’s actions in the face of danger. Of course, that means there… Read More Five Things I Learned From "The Dark Knight"