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What can “WE” do about Thug Kitchen?

October 20, 2014


Please notice that I said “we” as in not solely black people. But all those who are offended by the shenanigans played upon the public by a group of people who used a stereotype to its fullest extent, and in the process were rewarded for their efforts. Understand too, that this was a few years […]

The Help Unchained in Thug Kitchen

October 16, 2014


Actual quotes from posts that are on the Thug Kitchen site. Some quotes were also repeated on Facebook and Twitter. No, I’m not making this up.        Michelle Davis: We understand that running an anonymous blog may give a lot of people different ideas of who is running it. Matt Holloway: When we […]

The Unraveling of Thug Kitchen – A Timeline of events

October 12, 2014


What the internet giveth, the internet can taketh away.  Yes, this modern miracle of technology also known as the “web” can quickly make a savvy individual or “collective” a star. Just look at the public faces reportedly behind Thug Kitchen. Aw, just look at those chagrining widdle faces thrown out to the public:   Uh-oh. My […]

Racism for Dummies: From Amos ‘n Andy to Thug Kitchen

October 11, 2014


I’ll try to limit this to ten items, but I’d like to discuss the S word (no, it’s not slavery). The word for today is SEGREGATION and much of what you see happening regarding race, like a cut that continues to bleed in America, comes from that time period. We’ve become complacent people. Some readers […]

Thug Kitchen: Faking the veggie funk in order to get PAID

October 9, 2014


Now hear this: Real thugs don’t write cookbooks because they’re too busy, you know, being thugs.        So when the you know what hit the fan and the duo behind the popular blog (and recent novel) were revealed to be two individuals who’d probably reach for their phone to call 911 in the presence of […]