Don't Mess With My Scandal

Beware I am venting.  I am officially tired of the “what if Scandal… ” scenarios. What if President Grant was Black? What if Kerry Washington played Mellie and a White actress played Olivia Pope? Would Black women still watch in earnest?Just.Stop.It....more

To Tell The Truth

This month on NaBloPoMo the theme is scandal.  Most of the prompts involve lying, being lied to or lying to someone.  I would be surprised if I ran across a completely honest person.  Each and every one of us has told a lie.  Even if it’s a little white lie.  Lying is a  fact of being imperfect humans in an imperfect world.  We learn to do it without prompting or example when we are little in an effort of self preservation.  When my daughters lie to me I can tell without even prodding for the truth....more

Get Ready for a Scandalous April NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more
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THE OLIVIA POPE WEAVE HISTORY!

The Olivia Pope Weave Chronicles...It is slightly rediculous that I was thinking...I positively adore the Olivia Pope Weave? This should actually be the name of a really good wig in the beauty supply, if it isn't already. Olivia Pope has had a LOT of different weaves, styles and looks. I just wanted to chronicle my top Olivia Pope Weaves over the past 3 years! Tell me if you agree with me or you dont'!...and share with me YOUR favorite Olivia Pope Weave looks as well!...more

Why Do We Place So Much Blame On "Homewreckers"?

Editor's Note: This blog was written in partial response to The Real Scandal: Homewreckers Are NOT Heroines!, which has been featured on BlogHer. - Feminista Jones ...more
I think that the main reason why we put a lot of emphasis on the Home Wrecker is because we live ...more

The Real Scandal: Homewreckers Are NOT Heroines!

Olivia Pope. I love her. I want to be her. She's stylish, talented, successful and always seems to know the right thing to do or say....more
Mellie chooses to stay in this relationship like so many other women. She is welllll aware of ...more

Scandal

November 11, Martin of ToursScandal  Lk. 17:1-6...more

Scandal Watch DC Video Promo Invite- Washington, DC

 {You're Invited} #ScandalWatchDC | 10.10.139p-12aJin Lounge2017 14th St NW | WDC Special Guest: Fashio...more

Olivia Is Back! Why We Love "Scandal"

Shonda Rhimes’s Scandal is back, which means you might find your Twitter timeline taken over this Thursday night by cryptic tweets about gladiators, white hats, and improbable political conspiracies. Avid fans, myself included, are ready and eager to resume the breathless real time commentary and analysis that have made Scandal the “Most Tweeted Show on television.” ...more
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Four Shows You Aren't Watching On Netflix

For a cord-cutter, Netflix is EVERYTHING. I watch everything from documentaries about our energy consumption to classic children cartoons (Remember Hey Arnold?) . One thing that I've been hankering for lately is television shows. After following some of the suggestions of my Blerd family, I was recently introduced to some goodies. So without further ado, Here's four shows you aren't watching on Netflix....more
I agree with everyone! My go to shows are all BBC and Syfy/Showcase shows. I love them.more