The South Carolinian city and beach resort of Myrtle Beach is a mere 5-6 hour drive from the landlocked confines of Metro Atlanta. It's a rather straight and unmemorable jaunt east along I-20 (dubbed Strom Thurmond Freeway once the state line is crossed) and north along I-95. In South Carolina, the feeling of being in … Continue reading Black History Month: What is Black Bike Week?
For as long as I can remember, the following options existed for breakfast at my house: Oatmeal with raisins, sugar, cinnamon and evaporated milk; and perhaps a side of toast with some bacon or sausage. A bowl of cereal—usually cornflakes or Rice Krispies—with sliced strawberries; and perhaps a side of toast with some bacon or … Continue reading Black History Month: Are GRITS supposed to be sweet or savory?
This particular Black History Month Cultural Phenomena question has been broken up into two posts, the first of which you'll find here. PART II: BUT THEN AGAIN, YES IT IS A THING Admittedly, I've had some rather unique life experiences. For example, I have been a contestant on the Price Is Right. I have been … Continue reading Black History Month: Is Colored People Time a thing? Part II