Category Archives: Block party

Brawl in Miami Mall: It Makes Sense When you Wear Black Goggles

Think of the world as it appears when you’re intoxicated. A heightened sense of invincibility overtakes your normal emotions and demeanor, superseding rationality and civility. You slur your speech in an almost unintelligible dialect, with all inhibitions vanishing as your … Continue reading

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#294. Peaceful ‘Screen on the Green’ Events

Black people are correct to call Atlanta the Black capital of America. Where else could a memo be leaked that called for Black people to unite together to keep a white women from becoming mayor of their city? Some call … Continue reading

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Freaknic Back in Atlanta!

Atlanta. Home of the 1996 Olympics, Coca-Cola, Home Depot and nearly one of the first major cities to see Black people lose their vice on governmental power, is about to welcome back one of the finest indicators of the cultural … Continue reading

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#232. Compton Cookouts

In Black Run America (BRA), a not-so-secret desire by white kids is to emulate their Black overlords in dress, mannerisms, vernacular and style. White kids in BRA have an intense desire to Act Black and find scant opposition from members … Continue reading

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#295. Disturbances at Black Gay Pride Events

Black people love block parties, as they offer one of the ultimate chances for community building and interacting with fellow Black people in a congenial environment. Having multiple generations of Black people congregating together and sharing stories with one another … Continue reading

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#296. Peaceful Block Parties

A block party is a great way to get to know your neighbors in a congenial environment, full of fun, food and frivolity. It’s a chance for your kids to meet new neighborhood kids, throw the football or baseball around … Continue reading

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