Breanna Edwards
edwardsb
News Editor at The Root, animation nerd, soca junkie, yogi
9/4/18
12:14 PM
8

Ahem! Let’s not get ridiculous, I like Beyonce as much as the next person but you will NOT erase my birthday by declaring it Bey day.

8/30/18
8:32 AM
52

You’re right. But, just once, I wanted to not jump into cynical bastard mode and see how the other half lives. Read more

8/21/18
12:44 PM
101

Another loosely related reason for the racist whataboutists throwing around that fake talking point is because they liked to tie it back to Obama. The Chicago rhetoric went wide-spread back when we still had an educated, responsible president. The implication was that Obama was weak on crime since this went on under Read more

8/20/18
9:17 AM
24

I just want to note that this is more than just historic. Simone Biles’ dominance of gymnastics is absolute. Her only legitimate opponents are the immutable forces of gravity and time. I feel required on principle to allow for the possibility of someone eventually matching her accomplishments, but barring advanced Read more

8/16/18
1:50 PM
105

She must be the daughter of Rex Kramer, Danger Seeker

8/13/18
1:25 PM
2

“...I think I’m too old for that man, running around in cars and [in] ladies and martinis, who [you] wants to do that [to them]? Read more

8/10/18
3:49 PM
32

I think this gif should accompany every Florida story...

8/10/18
10:28 AM
6

Sorry didn’t mean “don’t be fooled” in that way. But I agree that he knows

7/24/18
10:53 AM
84

Please, please do not do this shit. There are so many real ass accounts of racism that you could broadcast or reshare on social media. Read more

7/19/18
2:42 PM
81

I was a timid little girl. I’m an only child; so I was always happy to be around other kids but painfully shy when I met them for the first time. The first time I went to visit my paternal grandmother, when I was about 6 years old (as she tried to repair her strained relationship with my mom’s side of the family), I Read more

7/19/18
8:36 AM
218

I hope every restaurant in town figures out who this was. May you spend your evenings eating a peanut butter sandwich over the sink.

7/13/18
8:31 PM
268

“Hello police? There is a man aligning his chakram in his car which is making me nervous.”
“Is he using the Bikram method?”
“No he seems to be using the modified Sivananda - which is SO wrong.”
“We’ll be right there!”