Enough already with the Nappy-headed Ho comments!!!!!!!

Ok. I really want to be done with this nappy-headed ho stuff. I have no commentary left. I’m just sharing the article.  Imus Virus Strikes NYPD By Tracy Stokes, BET.com Staff Writer & Wire Services Posted April 25, 2007 – The Imus virus apparently has spread to the New York City Police Department. Three female … Continue reading

Celebrating One Year of Loose-Nappy Hair and Sharing My Journey With You!

I’ve actually documented my hair journey for an entire year. Can’t believe it. When it comes to stuff like journaling and such, I’ve never been able to do it with much consistency. I remember trying to keep a diary as a child. I got one for Christmas when I was 10 years old. It was … Continue reading

One Year of Nappy Dos

When I first embarked on my loose-haired napptural journey about 14 months ago, I didn’t have a clue about what to do with my nappy hair. It’s not like I was a stranger to doing nappy since, as a teenager, I used to braid hair around the neighborhood for extra money. Fast forward to 2003, after I moved back to … Continue reading

Can Another Radio Personality Be So Stupid So Soon? DJ Fired for Running Nappy-Head Ho Call-in Contest

Get it through your head white people! Using the phrase nappy-headed ho is a no-no! It just is…ok? Jeeze… I just picked this up off MSNBC. Makes you shake your head say, “Hmmmm… What’s next?” Oh…he apologized. DJ fired for repeating Imus’ comments ‘Gary in the Morning’ of Allentown, Pa., encouraged listeners to say phrase … Continue reading

Wow! Imus is History! Time To REALLY go After Hip Hop and Rap Now!

I should be overcome with joy I have to collect my thoughts on this. I should be really happy cause I NEVER in a MILLION years thought the white power structure would step up to the plate and right a grievous wrong. But really happy is not how I feel at the moment. Part of … Continue reading

Wanna Be or Jigaboo? Which are you?

Now really, if you aren’t aware of the Don “Dumbass Ignoramous” Imus controversy by now, then you really have been living under a rock. After listening to the conversation that got his stupid ass into this hot water, the one thing that seems to be over looked is that his producer actually called the women “hard core … Continue reading

Does Don “Dumbass Ingnoramous” Imus Even Know What Nappy Hair Is?

If I’m not mistaken there wasn’t one young lady on that basketball team that was even sporting nappy hair. He knows enough about the reference to know that it would be derrogatory and inflamatory but he truely showed his ignorance, as usual, in more than one way in that conversation. Anyhoo, it dawned on me, … Continue reading

Duh! I am Nappy!

Tonight, me, my sister and my mom were sitting around talking about the Dumbass Ingoramous controversy in an rather animated fashion. We were also jumping from topic to topic while my 12-year-old niece was sitting there taking it all in a laughing at things that were being said. At one point, we were talking about … Continue reading

So Don Imus…Why we gotta be hos?

Yeah, I’m nappy…but I aint a ho damit!  Ok… by now you’re probably aware of the controversy over Dumbass Ignoramous, MSNBC’s shock jock, who had a conversation about the Rutger’s women’s basketball team in which he referred to them as nappy-headed hos. (Now honestly, does Ignoramous even know the difference between nappy hair and permed … Continue reading