And you know ALL ABOUT "fragility", don'tcha? ❄

That's 'cause you're racist, ❄.

It's "you're". Learn English before you start trolling, ❄ - YOU'RE really bad at it.

Says the ❄ who goes around trolling PoC articles because he's scared of white supremacy falling. Ta, troll. 🖕🏿

Dear ❄: your anonymous trolling from the corners of the Internet proves true every reason people don't trust you people. Ta, troll. 🖕🏿

Oh, so imitating another racist isn’t bad?

Then your ❄ ass won’t have a problem with this, will you:

Again: Ta, troll. 🖕🏿

Image for post
Image for post
(Getty Images)

This is truly a watershed moment, Black people. We’ve got Tina Fey’s overrated ass finally apologizing for all the racist shit she’s written over the years. The owner/creator of CrossFit just got the Papa John’s pink slip for talking shit about George Floyd. Hell, even Gone with the Wind — White America’s favorite racist “classic” (which has always been defended with the bullshit excuse of “At least it’s not Birth of a Nation) — got briefly pulled from rotation before returning with a disclaimer in front of it. …

(This story was originally posted on my personal site in 2015)

Image for post
Image for post

“Oh, yeah, sure, I know: it’s a free country and I ain’t got the right. But I got a badge, what do you got?”
— Lt. Schrank, West Side Story

My grandfather was Chicago PD for 33 years. He joined the force back in the 1950s, when a Black man’s “proper place” in a cop car was considered the backseat, not the front. He made friends and colleagues of all races within the department, including future cops-turned-celebrities Dennis Farina and Don Cornelius. …

I am not my hair, I am not this skin/
I am not your expectations, no/
I am not my hair, I am not this skin/
I am a soul that lives within

— India.Arie, “I am not My Hair,” Testimony: Vol 1, Life & Relationship (2006)

Image for post
Image for post
Dat suit, tho. (Courtesy of Marvel Comics)

As you probably know, this past weekend saw the release of Dark Phoenix, the final entry in the single longest-running (19 years) consecutive comic book film franchise. Said franchise was the first big-screen success for Marvel if you choose to forget Blade exists. …

Image for post
Image for post
(via The London Mirror)

[NOTE: I first stopped logging into my Facebook account on November 2015. The day after Christmas 2018, I logged back in for the first time in three years to download my profile info and photos so I could delete the account permanently. Below is the Note I wrote (yes, FB still uses the Notes feature — who knew?) to my FB friends in an attempt to answer their inevitable questions.

Yes, the format I use blatantly rips off Rob Bricken’s “Spoiler FAQ” for io9. Hey, I know my friends, all right?]

Don’t Mind Me, I’m just Getting My Stuff

ME: So… hey.



Charles Lewis III

Journalist. Artist. Born San Franciscan. Lightning Rod.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store