Angry, Uncouth, uncivilized are all the names black women have been called under breath, but with the parade of African American women in reality TV today, they can now be called those names out loud. Black Women in Pursuit of Reality is a project that focuses on both the controversy and the success of these women, but the success tends to be overshadowed by all the wretchedness on the show. Watching reality TV – not just those with dominating black women, but reality shows in general could be considered a guilty pleasure. It’s called the train wreck factor where you
The Controversies & The Success Black women are becoming more and more prevalent in today’s reality based shows and some viewers have starting to question their motives. Along with that, reality TV seems to be an entertainment beast that has taken on a life of its own. MTV was the modern day pioneer that brought an old adage back to life, but other cable channels like BET, Bravo, TLC, VH1 and WeTv have all jumped on the stagecoach and created their own versions. Before MTV’s “The Real World” aired back in the mid 80’s, reality TV captured American audiences’ attention
What: DanceParade 2012 A multicultural event that engages the community in the artistic expression of dance. This affair is a colorful burst of social music, traditional and modern dancing, colorful costumes and floats and loads of energy. No other parade in the world is designed to applaud the assortment of culture and dance like this one. Keep a lookout for the DancePolice who will be out to enforce a good time. Suspects could be praised and asked to party in the parade, or cited for their energy deficiency. Starting at 21st Street & Broadway, the 6th Annual parade will boogie
On the evening of February 26, 2012, Trayvon Martin, was shot and killed while walking towards his fathers home in a gated community. According to the HuffPost BlackVoices, Martin was shot by George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watchman. The article states that “The local state attorney is reviewing the investigation and will decide whether to prosecute the volunteer watchman.” The Orlando Sentinel posted the 911 call from a nearby resident as she reports screams of distress and a single gun shot.
M.A.C. makeup makes everyday fun They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but what about using makeup to enhance the beauty of the eye? If you’re someone who likes to bring a little excitement and mystery to your eyes, lips and face, you should consider giving M.A.C. products a try. I find M.A.C. products to have long lasting rich colors that carry you from busy day wear to nightlife sexy effortlessly. Bettie Cassaretto, Account Manager of a Bronx auto body shop says she wears mascara, eyeliner and dark shadow in the corners of her eyes. She