Damon Young
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Damon Young is the editor-in-chief of VSB and a columnist for GQ.com. His debut memoir in essays, What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker (Ecco/HarperCollins), is available for preorder.
8/13/19
11:40 AM
7

maybe you should start driving everywhere. or perhaps cash in on lightskint privilege and get you a gulfstream.

8/12/19
1:40 PM
12

there used to be one on the university of pittsburgh’s campus, but they found raccoon droppings and shit near the condiments so it got shut down. 

7/30/19
1:46 PM
55

the “if it were any other dad” thing doesn’t really apply here. if your dad is 40-year-old damon young—or even the 30-year-old damon young who could still dunk easily—he needs to sit his ass down and watch the game. but lebron is ... different. like, if blue ivy’s a teen and singing in her church’s choir, you think

7/11/19
12:03 PM
36

mother + first name feels like the name of a soul food restaurant in delaware

3/20/19
9:55 AM
2

you can buy the book. and, if you’re feeling guilty and/or reparations-ey, buy 17 of them. and, as far as which sort of purchase benefits me more —- they all do. it doesn’t matter either way right now. (i really do appreciate you asking though.)

3/19/19
9:47 AM
72

So, naturally in my previous post, I was defensive, but that’s what happens when you don’t take the time to really know what’s transpiring