White Privilege

So, like most Americans, I watched the videos flying around social media that show the arrest of two African-American men in a Philadelphia Starbucks for waiting on a third friend to show up before ordering.  And I was pissed for them and for their family and friends.  I was pissed that they had to force…

THIS IS ONLY A TEST!

Like most of the "popular vote," our family mourned the election results on November 9, 2016. My 11 year old niece was in tears, asking my sister, "But how could HE be elected? He's mean. How could America elect a bully to be our next President?" Indeed. She wasn't the only kid to react this…

Regarding Beyonce’s Half-Time Show

I didn't watch it, save a few clips posted on social media. I didn't watch the Super Bowl. I don't give a crap about American football if one of my kids isn't playing in the game....unless it's the Alabama vs. Auburn game. And then Roll Tide. I digress. I have nothing to add to the…