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Lessons From A Different World

Confession: before last month, I’d never watched A Different World. Go ahead, take away my Black Card. It’s been revoked on occasion before. When I was young the show wasn’t syndicated yet. I remember seeing a couple of episodes as I got older. But all I could remember is that Dwayne Wayne wound up with this crazy chick named Whitley Gilbert, Sinbad was in it and Mr. Gaines ran a restaurant at the college (yes, the college, I didn’t even know the name of the school). Because I’m not a big TV watcher, I didn’t place any importance on watching this or any other show.

Enter this guy who started calling me “Freddie.” Yeah, that might’ve been a cute way to flirt if I actually knew who the hell Freddie was. Since I suffer from mild narcissism, I decided to start watching the show on Netflix from the first season because this Freddie chick just had to be awesome. I was beginning to lose my patience because she doesn’t show up until the second season, but that’s not the point of this post… Continue Reading

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All in Fun, Television, Travel

My Opinion! DC vs. GA

I recently returned home to Maryland from Georgia. And boy was it an experience! I mean that in a good way!

I was told so many different things about Atlanta…

“You’ll never find a man there, everyone is gay and the DL culture is crazy!”
“It’s a close second to DC. You will love it!”
“You’re going to encounter racism – it’s right in your face.”

Sheesh! I didn’t know if I should be excited or scared. Never one to let other people’s opinions dictate what I do, I packed my leopard print suitcase and hit the road anyway. Continue Reading

All in Fun, Television

#OITNB

Orange is the New Black – #OITNB for short, is currently one of my favorite shows. It’s a Netflix original series which means that all the episodes are released at once so you can watch them back to back instead of waiting a week between episodes. One of my best friends introduced me to the series right after the first season and I have been hooked ever since. Continue Reading