Phasers and Fros

Are TV Execs Really Asking For More &...

TV Execs don’t have to watch out for putting bad ‘Ethnic’ shows on TV,  just bad Shows! (I liked it tho) So many of you that follow me on twitter know about that Deadline article by Ayanna or Aliaynna or some name I don’t feel like remembering.  I’m not linking it because I just don’t […]

3 Reasons Why Some Black People Shoul...

OR IN OTHER WORDS: ” HOW TO GET BLACK GEEKS TO COME OUT OF THE TARDIS” (I think Martha was already a bit of a geek.  So she don’t count!) I  COULD NEVER SHUT UP ABOUT MY LOVE OF ALL THINGS NERDY! I never had much trouble admitting that I was a geek.  I loved […]

Funky Q’ Review: THROUGH A LENS...

Though a documentary may be enjoyable to a general audience, a particular subject may be more than just entertaining to a select people. THROUGH A LENS DARKLY is a film that follows the growth of black photographers from the 1800s to the most famous of recent times.  Writer / Director Thomas Allen Harris shapes a […]

Adventures of a New (and clueless) Co...

Guest Post by Pirate Jenny I always knew that one day, I’d want to do it. I figured, if I was going to go through with it, I needed to do it sooner rather than later. But what if I don’t know what to do? What if I make a fool of myself? The concerns […]

Dating at the Speed of Light: A Marve...

A Guest Post By Sistah Geek I have plenty of stories to share about my escapades into the Realm of Speed Dating. I’ve lived to tell these tales so, sit back, relax, take a few aspirin and listen as I share “Dating at the Speed of Light: A Marvel Concept.” Since you can pretty much […]

How to Host a Successful Live Tweet E...

How to Host a Successful Live Tweet Event

You probably know what Live-Tweeting is. But just in case you don’t – Live Tweeting is when you use twitter to tweet about an event or something happening while you are watching or listening to it.  It may be a speaker or panel you are listening to, or a comic-con.  The purpose is to inform […]

The Second Annual #BlerdGeekHolidayPa...

Come one and all to the 2nd Annual online Blerd Geek Holiday Party of 2014!!! The movie feature this year is TRADING PLACES with Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd! Date and Time: Sunday, Dec. 21st at 9pm EDT. Location: Twitter! Use Hashtag #BlerdGeekHolidayParty Festivities: Live Tweeting TRADING PLACES with your hosts – @geeksoulbrother, @blackgirlnerds, @indiamovies […]

What’s in a Girl’s Handsh...

What’s in a Girl’s Handshake?

I was introduced to a friend of my son the other day. Let’s call her Rhea.  She was very polite and reached out with a greeting open hand. When we shook hands I was surprised at how strong her grip was.  “Wow, that’s a strong handshake” I said with a smile.  She replied “My father […]

ECBACC – EAST COAST BLACK AGE O...

ECBACC – EAST COAST BLACK AGE OF COMICS CONVENTION

HEY PHILADELPHIA!! ARE YOU READY FOR SOME COMIC-CON FUN? EAST COAST BLACK AGE OF COMICS CONVENTION THE RECEPTION / GLYPH COMIC AWARDS will be held Friday, May 16th from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m at the African American Museum in Philadelphia, 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106.  THE COMIC CONVENTION / ECBACC will be held […]

Geekness and Black Culture! Where Do ...

Geekness and Black Culture! Where Do They Meet?

“Sun, Moon, Stars, Quasars, !@#$% sound like Elroy Jetson!” Come on, which brother you know uses the word Quasars and isn’t a geek? Doughboy, your cover is Blown!  And you watch Hanna Barbara. I think that sometimes a person’s inner geek clashes with the culture they grow up with.  And I think this is especially […]