Category Archives: Michael Jackson

#124. Angelina Jolie Portraying Cleopatra

Michael Jackson famously bleached his skin in an all out effort to become white; had plastic surgery to replace his God-given looks with features that esthetically would be deemed white; and had his hair straightened in an attempt to undo … Continue reading

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#297. Toto’s "Africa"

The sudden and tragic of passing of John Hughes has sparked a renewed interest in his films and the decade that he immortalized – the 1980s. Black people came into their own in the 1980s, thanks to MTV, The Cosby … Continue reading

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#190. Michael Jackson (The White Version)

The world of popular culture has been shattered this week, with the news of the death of Michael Jackson tearing down one of the main pillars of pop iconography. The reclusive, somewhat bizarre Jackson endeared himself to millions of adoring … Continue reading

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