Donald Trump: the <i>First Black President</i>

Donald Trump: the First Black President


Some called Barack Obama the First Black President, but that didn’t pass even the most superficial scrutiny. Any First Black President would, obviously, encounter nothing but sneering, aggressive hostility from the press, dominated as the press is, by lily-white, pasty-faced men. That’s what Toni Morrison — the coiner of the expression itself — told us. Morrison told us that widespread press abuse was the reason… Bill Clinton deserved the title!

 

But… Barack Obama received only fawning, white-glove, adoring, loving, tender coverage from all the dominant media of the day. For eight looooong, cringe-inducing, eye-rolling, stomach-turning years.

 

Barack Obama, plainly, was not the First Black President.

 

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NPR Watch — (3/1/18) — Catching NPR in a Bigoted Rant

NPR Watch — (3/1/18) — Catching NPR in a Bigoted Rant


The host of National Public Radio’s morning fake news program — called Morning Edition — did a feature talking about a business-wear catalog from back in 1951. He interviewed some famous designer whose comment about the catalog was so completely out of touch. This guy’s comment was ALL AT ONCE racist, sexist, homophobic, trans-phobic and islamophobic.  Continue reading NPR Watch — (3/1/18) — Catching NPR in a Bigoted Rant

Rated PG — Funny Picture Caption

Rated PG — Funny Picture Caption


As almost everyone realizes, most (granted, not all) women come equipped with two of the featured assets. Not one more, not one less. Two. It’s the standard issue. So, to get to fifteen…  SOMEONE either cheated, and tacked on another one, or had the misfortune to have misplaced one of her allotted stock, thereby allowing for the possibility to arrive at that magical number of fifteen.  Continue reading Rated PG — Funny Picture Caption