Michael Harriot
World-renowned wypipologist. Getter and doer of "it." Never reneged, never will. Last real negus alive.
6:02 PM

My bad. Instead of removing the line: “Having scoured the earth for a black person willing to criticize the 1619 Project, The National Review finally settled on Peter Kirsanow, whose handlebar mustache is reportedly waxed with Gwyneth Paltrow’s vagina-scented candle, allowing the uninterrupted sensation of sticking Read more

4:05 PM

People have mentioned this incorrect fact multiple times. No, there is no zero ‘clock and there is no year zero. Technically, a decade is ANY period of ten years but historically, decades begin with the year ending in zero and end in nine. The only example is the first decade, which technically began in the year 1 BC

9:22 PM

How dare you!
I sleep on an Ikea bed.
I am typing this on a desk from Ikea.

If I knew how to ban someone from kinja, I would.

6:06 PM

Student loan repayments are often based on income. The high number reflects the fact that black college graduates aren’t hired as often or paid as well as white college graduates. Read more

2:34 PM

About 450,000 Africans were brought to America on slave ships. Now some of those slaves were kidnapped by Europeans and not sold by Africans. But let’s say, for the sake of argument, that every single one was enslaved by another African. Read more