Is it ‘not realistic’ or just not in your world?

Please stop saying positive black films and TV are unrealistic

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“I don’t watch that show,” the 21-year-old brotha told me. “It’s not realistic.”

I raised an eyebrow at him, pondering on what exactly was so unrealistic about ABC’s “Black-ish.” Was it that the grandparents were living with one of their kids? That…