Death to The: FuckBoi

It's 2017.....are we not tired of these "fuckboi" characters yet? I am. I haven't been on the scene in quite some time, but the rapid increase of "fuckbois" is alarming. At first, I thought this personality trait related only to the fresh 21-year-olds but from my ethnographic observation, the age range seems to exceed 30-years-old... Continue Reading →

The Art of Chillin’

What does it mean to "chill"? There are many meanings behind the surface level vocabulary word. However, according to Urban Dictionary "chill" can be defined as: 1) to stop from doing something. Example: "Bruh, chill it's not that deep put the scissor down". 2) to hang out. Example: "Girl stop playing and come over to... Continue Reading →

The Gods Must Be Crazy Review

  I watched this movie in my Indigenous People in Film class. My initial reaction to “The Gods Must Be Crazy” was that it is hilarious slapstick movie. The patronizing comments about the “Bushman” being dainty and never to have known anger or ownership, the bugged eye from the African actors, and the damsel in... Continue Reading →

#harMONiousMusicMondays

Happy Monday! It took me forever to chose a song this week. I originally selected a song from the "Fresh Hits" playlist on Spotify. However, unlike myself I did not save. Nonetheless, that gives me the opportunity to introduce a single I've been bumping all weekend. The name of this thug love hit is "Real... Continue Reading →

The Review: Damn.

How do I feel about the new Kendrick Lamar album, Damn. ? "If I didn't ride blade on curb, would you still (love me?) If I minimize my net worth, would you still (love me?) Keep it a hundred, I’d rather you trust me than to (love me) Keep it a whole one hund': don't... Continue Reading →

#HurtBae is now #HappyBae :)

Do you remember when the heartbreaking internet video #HurtBae went viral? If not here is a recap: A young lady by the name of Kourtney interviews her ex boyfriend of three years Leonardo. Her questions mostly surround his infidelity issues that caused harm to their relationship, and later led to a breakup. It is important... Continue Reading →

Stereotypes….You Gotta Love Them!

Ooh stereotypes.... how I love thee! Without them people would actually have to get to know me as a person and assume to know me based off my appearance. But all jokes aside, why do we stereotype each other? Don't feel bad we all do it! I believe the main reason stereotyping occurs is to put each other into categories,... Continue Reading →

Tu B’Av…………..A Love Holiday.

Valentine's Day isn't the only holiday that celebrates love. Tu B'Av, the 15th Day of Av, is a mysterious but ancient minor Jewish holiday that has been gaining more popularity in recent decades celebrated with giving red roses, dancing, and other lovey dovey things. Tu b’Av occurs on a full moon, as the Hebrew calendar is lunar. Linking the full moon... Continue Reading →

I am using this book for my Women in Developing Countries class. It has great data from almost any topic concerning women from wages to domestic abuse. Here is an example from one of the pages (click to enlarge): This page is dedicated to women and breast cancer. The map  shows the rates of breast cancer per 100,000 women... Continue Reading →

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