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Melania Trump Is Just a Typical White Woman. That’s All Melania Trump Is Just a Typical White Woman. That’s All

Melania Trump exists in what appears to be a loveless relationship with her husband.

Antwon Rose Was Our Nephew Antwon Rose Was Our Nephew

I spent last Saturday afternoon, as I have many Saturday afternoons in the past six years, with my 17-year-old nephew and 19-year-old brother-in-law.

Pittsburgh Mayor’s Response to Pittsburgh-Area Teen Killed by Police: My Name’s Dewitt and I Don’t Give a Shit Pittsburgh Mayor’s Response to Pittsburgh-Area Teen Killed by Police: My Name’s Dewitt and I Don’t Give a Shit

I didn’t think it was possible for a series of tweets to accurately synopsize a city (Pittsburgh), a country (America), a mindset (whiteness), a political policy (kind colonization) and a person, but Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto somehow did exactly that.

17-Year-Old Killed by Pittsburgh-Area Police; Reportedly Shot in the Back While Running Away 17-Year-Old Killed by Pittsburgh-Area Police; Reportedly Shot in the Back While Running Away

Details are still emerging, but what is known now is the following:

Stop Pretending You Actually Gave a Shit About XXXTentacion’s ‘Growth’ and Potential  Stop Pretending You Actually Gave a Shit About XXXTentacion’s ‘Growth’ and Potential 

My only context for XXXTentacion is a terrible one. I first became aware of him several months ago, after reading about how his star was rising not just in spite of the numerous crimes he allegedly committed but specifically because of them.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fires Editorial Cartoonist Critical of Trump: Here’s Why That Should Scare the Shit Out of You Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fires Editorial Cartoonist Critical of Trump: Here’s Why That Should Scare the Shit Out of You

Two weeks ago, Rob Rogers, an award-winning and beloved editorial cartoonist who’d been working for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for 25 years, revealed that a number of his recent cartoons had been “killed”—which is what happens when an editor decides not to publish a journalist’s work. This is not a particularly…

It’s Over. Drake Lost It’s Over. Drake Lost

Perhaps, in several days or weeks or months, Drake will (finally) respond to Pusha T. And maybe that response, when it (finally) happens, will be amazing.

Most of the Washington Capitals Would Accept a White House Invite From Trump. I Wonder Why? Most of the Washington Capitals Would Accept a White House Invite From Trump. I Wonder Why?

According to the Washington Post, most members of the Stanley Cup-champion Washington Capitals would accept a White House invite if one were extended by President Donald Trump.

6 Observations About Colonoscopies That I’m Sharing Today Because I Had One Yesterday 6 Observations About Colonoscopies That I’m Sharing Today Because I Had One Yesterday

1. If you haven’t done so already, you should probably go get you a colonoscopy. And yes, I realize that colonoscopies aren’t exactly iPhone chargers. You can’t just walk into a store and find one for 35 percent off on a discount rack. (And if you could, you’d need to run the fuck away from that deal. And that store.…

Worst White Man in America Tosses Homeless Black Man’s Belongings Into a Lake Worst White Man in America Tosses Homeless Black Man’s Belongings Into a Lake

I thought it would take at least a month to find a white man worse than Aaron Schlossberg, the New York City lawyer captured on film threatening to call immigration on people speaking Spanish at a café. But America is nothing but ambitious, and somehow it managed to produce someone who undoubtedly saw what Schlossberg…

I Don’t Trust Black Men Who Hate LeBron James I Don’t Trust Black Men Who Hate LeBron James

Of course, Golden State’s NBA Finals victory over Cleveland has delivered joy to many different (and occasionally overlapping) groups of people, including but not limited to:

Anthony Bourdain Was Remarkable Because He Possessed Qualities That Shouldn’t Be Anthony Bourdain Was Remarkable Because He Possessed Qualities That Shouldn’t Be

There is no shortage of affecting, poignant, gleaming and evocative tributes to Anthony Bourdain today, as those changed by his life and overwhelmed by his death are finding the words to articulate who he was (to them) and what he meant (to them). He was, from all reliable accounts, deserving of this level of…

Malcolm Jenkins’ ‘You Aren’t Listening’ Silent Interview Is the Blackest Thing That Ever Happened This Week Malcolm Jenkins’ ‘You Aren’t Listening’ Silent Interview Is the Blackest Thing That Ever Happened This Week

I remember when I first learned that the deployment of young people during the protests, marches, boycotts and sit-ins to defeat Jim Crow was strategic.

I’m Kind of Enjoying How Donald Trump Is Making the NFL Owners Eat Shit I’m Kind of Enjoying How Donald Trump Is Making the NFL Owners Eat Shit

The search for meaningful silver linings during Donald Trump’s presidency largely rests on the concept of maybe. 

Black Marriage, Explained, in 20 Questions About Pie Black Marriage, Explained, in 20 Questions About Pie

(Sidenote: I will neither confirm nor deny that these pie-related questions were asked in my house in a 24-hour span.)

Kanye’s Ye Is a Soundtrack for Gentrifiers Kanye’s Ye Is a Soundtrack for Gentrifiers

I was once a resident of Yeezus Island, but this spring has compelled me, finally, to put my house on the market. I doubt there will be any buyers, though. Maybe Jonah Hill might be interested, but my optimism has limitations.

10 Still-Angry Observations From an NBA Finals Game 1 That Made Me Want to Break Things and Fight People 10 Still-Angry Observations From an NBA Finals Game 1 That Made Me Want to Break Things and Fight People

1. Jordan Clarkson hoops like how the screen would look in the ’90s when you tried watching porn on a pay-per-view channel you didn’t order.

I’d Feel Bad for Those Fired Because of Roseanne’s Racism if They Didn’t Get Hired Because of Roseanne’s Racism I’d Feel Bad for Those Fired Because of Roseanne’s Racism if They Didn’t Get Hired Because of Roseanne’s Racism

For the past few days I have been searching throughout my house for a fuck to give about the people who lost their jobs because of Roseanne Barr’s antics.

Drake Dropping a Press Release During a Rap Battle Is the Whitest Thing That Ever Happened This Week Drake Dropping a Press Release During a Rap Battle Is the Whitest Thing That Ever Happened This Week

Although his ’fro might not nap all the way through—and although he’s been filmed saying the n-word in a quite questionable manner—Drake is a black man. There should be no questioning or doubting of that. He was born black and he gonna die black. His daddy is a literal cat daddy who rocks zoot suits in 2018. That boy …

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