A Splash of Brown

A Splash of Brown

I am standing in line at the Chicago airport waiting for coffee. I have missed a connecting flight and I am tired and disheveled. The lady behind the counter tells me, “I love your nose ring.” “Oh, thanks,” I say to her and touch it self-consciously. She then asks me,...

And the Oscar Goes To

And the Oscars went to Diversity, Chris Rock, and the brilliant ads spoofing the Oscar speeches in the breaks. As the conversation around #OscarsSoWhite continued raged into the night of the event, the show itself began with Chris Rock asking the question, “Is...