AGAIN, NOT WORTHY OF A LEAD STORY. MORE MINSTREL AND NONTROVERSIAL NEWS. IT'S ALWAYS THE SAME 10 OR 12 CELEBRITIES, WHAT A WASTE OF TIME. BUT THERE'S HOPE AND IT'S AFRONERDRADIO.COM AND AFRONERD.COM. TIME TO EXPAND THE BLACK AND BROWN IMAGE...LIFE GOES BEYOND HIP HOP AND NIG*A NONSENSE!
*** AT 6PM:
ISN'T IT TIME FOR A CHANGE? A TIME TO SWITCH THE PERCEPTION THAT BLACKS FOLKS CURRENTLY POSSESS. ENOUGH! ENOUGH OF THE MINSTRELS! ENOUGH OF NO TALENTS WEARING AFRO-SAXON TOUPEES OR CAUCASIAN HAIR HATS! HAVEN'T YOU HAD YOUR FILL OF MTO SHOWCASING AND MAKING MONEY OFF OF BLACK DYSFUNCTIONALISM AND EMBARRASSMENT?
AND WHILE YOU'RE AT IT, CHECK OUT AFRONERDRADIO.COM *** (AND EVERY WED) AT 7PM. FOR URBAN ALTERNATIVE MUSIC, PROGRESSIVE HIP HOP, BLACK ROCK, FUNK, ETC (YOU KNOW, THE MUSIC THAT CORPORATE RADIO STATIONS REFUSE TO PLAY THAT DOESN'T INSULT BLACK PEOPLE, WOMEN OR CULTURE!!!). THE TOPICS: featuring Captain Kirk, Dburt and Daryll B. where they will be discussing the following topics: Playstation 4 gets a NY reveal...sort of; beta testing for Google glasses starts for a mere $1500(!!!!); DC52 gets its own version of World's Finest, courtesy of Greg Pak and Jae Lee; more reflections on the late and legendary comic writer, Dwayne McDuffie and his problems with being a "Black" writer and lastly, our thoughts on the recent 1st releases of Justice League of America and Nova. Call the hosts live at 646-915-9620.
Unfortunately, we were unable to cover our Mid Week topics due to a PC breakdown..so let's go for "round 2" *** at 7pm. Listen to Afronerd Radio with Captain Kirk and Dburt as they unpack the following current event laden concerns: weird racial stories (a Black infant gets slapped and called the n-word on a plane by an irate passenger; actor, Alec Baldwin has an alleged racial meltdown and comedienne, Lisa Lampanelli tweets the n-word to Girls, Lena Dunham); Shadow & Act film critic, Sergio Mims pays a visit to give us the entertainment rundown; legendary music mogul, Clive Davis makes some interesting (if not surprising) revelations in his latest memoir and lastly, a recent Black Enterprise article ponders the need for minority (especially Black athletes) investing in tech startups.
TIME TO THROW UP (OOPS) THROW OUT THE CLOWNS!