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19

Feb

Black people are TOTALLY missing the bigger picture when it comes Black Panther… The movie has broken box office records… close to $200 million debut. One weekend, the majority black dollars. Somebody tell the ‘black folk ain’t got no money’ brigade. <br><br>$200 million we could have invested in our struggle, our own political party, in black entrepreneurship, black schools, a blueprint for our own sports leagues, entertainment companies, the creation of our own media, our own security, schools, jobs, food, water, land… buy back the hood. <br><br>$200 million didn’t break us. $200 million in one weekend would have been a great start. A beginning. Especially if invested in real black grass roots.<br><br>Instead we wore our emotions on our sleeves… we gave corporate Amerikkka insight into our psyche, a $200 million dollar blueprint on how to profit handsomely from black escapism, our need for validation, our insecurities and low self esteem… even in the era of Trump, at a time we should be formulating a blueprint for our survival. <br><br>And they got y’all calling it a win.

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Black people are TOTALLY missing the bigger picture when it comes Black Panther… The movie has broken box office records… close to $200 million debut. One weekend, the majority black dollars. Somebody tell the ‘black folk ain’t got no money’ brigade.

$200 million we could have invested in our struggle, our own political party, in black entrepreneurship, black schools, a blueprint for our own sports leagues, entertainment companies, the creation of our own media, our own security, schools, jobs, food, water, land… buy back the hood.

$200 million didn’t break us. $200 million in one weekend would have been a great start. A beginning. Especially if invested in real black grass roots.

Instead we wore our emotions on our sleeves… we gave corporate Amerikkka insight into our psyche, a $200 million dollar blueprint on how to profit handsomely from black escapism, our need for validation, our insecurities and low self esteem… even in the era of Trump, at a time we should be formulating a blueprint for our survival.

And they got y’all calling it a win.

‘Black Panther’ brings in a record-breaking box office weekend

“Black Panther” had a record-breaking box office weekend for Disney and Marvel Studios.

18

Feb

Trump criticizes FBI for failure to probe tip on Fla. shooter, says ‘too much time’ spent on Russia probe

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Trump criticizes FBI for failure to probe tip on Fla. shooter, says ‘too much time’ spent on Russia probe

Trump criticizes FBI for failure to probe tip on Fla. shooter, says ‘too much time’ spent on Russia probe

The president’s comment marks the first time he has weighed in on the bureau’s failure to follow up on a Jan. 5 tip about the 19-year-old charged with shooting and killing 17 people in Parkland, Fla.


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18

Feb

#WTF. They went there.

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#WTF. They went there.

Omarosa asked on 'Celebrity Big Brother' if she had sex with Trump

Former aide to President Trump Omarosa Manigault Newman was asked by her “Celebrity Big Brother” co-star if she ever had a sexual relationship with the commander-in-chief.


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