"So typical of blacks when we win. How can we tear that person down and remind them that they ‘ain’t so much. if lupita wins that must mean the now light skinned black women will be discriminated against. What is wrong with our media. Do they need the recognition so badly that they play into the very hands of those who would denigrate our accomplishments anyway. when did he write this. As an angry frustrated screen writer unable to work unless he created tyler perry characters."
The Clusterfuck that is Crimea and #Ukraine is a long-clustering one. So much so that it even spawned this old cheese
NYTimes Publishes Correction To Solomon Northup’s Story 161 Years Later
It only took the discerning eye of an author to notice and error that’s been sitting for 161 years. An 1853 report in the New York Times on the story of Solomon Northup went viral this week, but one reader noticed an error.
Rebecca Skloot, author of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,” tweeted:
Interesting: That original 1853 article spelled Solomon’s name differently in headline vs main…
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George Herriman’s Krazy Kat (1913 to 1944).
Wrote a little something about this innovative creator last year.
In case you missed it: http://blackfolksmakingcomics.tumblr.com/post/42002788875/george-herriman-1880-1944-creator-of-krazy
One of the first black comics illustrators.
Collaborators. Including FDR and JFK by John W Hutton ‘82 #home office day!