Tag: Tyler Perry

Tight Like Glue

I miss 90’s television. I miss a lot of things about the 90’s but the one thing that stands out the most was the quality of black representation in the media. We had a multitude of shows to pick from like Family Matters, The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Martin, The Wayans Brothers and so on. My favorite show from… Read more →

Bougie, Flawed and Immoral

Mara Brock Akil. Shonda Rhimes. Tyler Perry. What do these three writers have in common? Currently each of their shows (Being Mary Jane, Scandal and The Haves and The Have Nots respectively) are being shown on network and cable television. And they differ in many ways. Brock-Akil’s Being Mary Jane, starring Gabrielle Union, focuses on a strong willed, powerful sistah… Read more →

Do You Want More?

I believe that everyone should go after their dreams and achieve heights of success that even they never thought imaginable. So to all of you I say GO! DO! BE! Get what’s yours and never look back! But be prepared for criticism because this is Life. And not everyone will be on board with what you have to offer. That… Read more →

Kiss “reality” Good-Bye

When I get home from work I immediately change the channel to either TvOne or Centric. Mainly because I like to have noise in the background while I’m doing things like cooking or surfing the net, but honestly I tune into those channels because I love, LOVE the old black shows from the 70’s through early 2000’s. Shows like Good… Read more →