This So-Called Post-Post-Racial Life

March 23, 2009

Another “Hmmm” Post-Post-Racial Moment

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: , — pprscribe @ 12:25 pm
"Abstract (metal world)." tanakawho, http://www.flickr.com/photos/28481088@N00/1325088727

"Abstract (metal world)." tanakawho, http://www.flickr.com/photos/28481088@N00/1325088727

brought to you by Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.

A White entertainer who has banked his image on Black music and dance aesthetics (and who largely got a pass from his part in an infamous wardrobe malfunction with a Black female entertainer), teaching a racially diverse pro wrestler turned action movie actor turned children’s movie actor how to dance, for a children’s network’s awards program that has recently gotten heat because the program’s representatives did not remove from the show or nominations list a young Black male entertainer who has been charged with domestic assault…

…Well, deeper analysis than “hmmm” would just exhaust my mind right now.

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1 Comment »

  1. I am with you, pprscribe, “Hmmmmmm” says it all doesn’t it. Well, can I throw in a woweeee while I shake my head in confusion.

    Comment by CareyCarey — March 24, 2009 @ 10:48 pm


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