Tonja Renée Stidhum
Staff Writer, Entertainment at The Root. Sugar, spice & everything rice. Equipped with the uncanny ability to make a Disney reference and a double entendre in the same sentence.
Jul 2

LOL I ain’t forget, the newest version is a literal continuation of the 2000 character (and I referenced it when the newer one came out), I was making sure people wouldn’t assume they were adding the latest one.

Jun 3

Yes thank you!! I knew it was something else to reference, but I couldn’t remember. I saw it on Twitter. That was EPIC! 

Jun 2

Lol ok. As I said before, whether they had prior support or not, they’re gonna get called out when they fuck up. No one is exempt. Have a good one!

Jun 1

I have no clue who “ya’ll” refers to as I never “hoped” any such thing, but I know these folks gonna get called out for their rhetoric on this platform whether they had “hope” or not. I know that much! 

Apr 30

I have to admit, I was intensely distracted by it whilst writing this. Like, yes, I know this has been his signature style. But, also, the fact he has been so dedicated to it for all of these years. 

Apr 28

lmao yeah she was definitely nervous. her rambling at the end lololol. and now i kinda wanna see this footage of your star trek moment.  

Apr 28

And yeah though I know of Shaka Zulu (and the context clue given right in the question would’ve been clutch) even if I didn’t know, I know what I WOULDN’T have said and that’s Chaka Khan. lmao 

Apr 21

Not forgotten; more like a technicality. Black Panther is an acquired character from Marvel, not originally Disney canon.

Apr 15

What’s funny is he just announced a show he’s co-creating about a sexually fluid man navigating relationships (with Antoni Porowski from Queer Eye) as part of his Netflix deal and the first thing I thought of was OH KENYA IS NOW EXPANDING lolol