He called his album, “Like Water for Chocolate.” Ummm …..I’m still looking for the threatening presence here.— Sidenote: Now do you see why incidents like the Donald Trump scenario rarely phase me? The White House would catch flack if they had Jesus do spoken word at their event! We reflect on this awful past and recall that if a Black man even looked at a White woman, he would have been lynched, beaten, jailed or shot to death. In the midst of this, Black women and Black men struggled together, mourned together, starved together, braved the hoses and vicious police dogs and died untimely on southern back roads together. Barack Obama Chicago Common Erykah Badu Essence Magazine First Lady George W. Bush grits Jill Scott Karl Rove Like Water for Chocolate Michelle Obama Osama bin Laden Philadelphia poetry president rap Sarah Palin singer Tyler Perry Washington D. White House Alaska Arizona Barack Obama California CNN Congress Democrat Democrats economy Election 2012 First Lady Florida FOX News George W.
He is an athlete, loves his momma, and is happily married to a White woman.
With their obvious musical and poetic influences, it only makes sense to have a diverse group of people at the event.