Shonda Rhimes
TV

The Shonda Rhimes Takeover Continues on ABC This Fall

At the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon in 2012, the president of ABC (Anne Sweeney) presented Shonda Rhimes with an award. Before she did, she said “We usually give people a seat at the table. We gave Shonda the table.” WELL DAMB! It seems she wasn’t playing one bit …

READ MORE →
Nasty rude gif
TV

One Drag, One Drunk and One Dusty Wig: RHOA Reunion Parts 1 and 2 Recap

Last week, the Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA) reunion kicked off but since I didn’t recap the first part, I’ll just make this a 2-in-1 special. Everyone was looking the same, except for Nene with her hair that looked even more like a plastic helmet than what we’re used to. She …

READ MORE →
Harrison-Program SM
TV

Harrison’s Gone, Our Gingham’s Dead: Fune Plans Have Begun

Dearly beloved, we have gathered here today to pay respects to Scandal’s Harrison Wright (aka Brolivia Pope), Gooning Gladiator in Gingham. He came, he read Olivia for filth, he banged Adnan and conquered nothing really. He wore mismatched ties and shirts, suspenders like no other and sometimes, we saw that his …

READ MORE →
Mama Pope
TV

The Price of Free and Fair Election: Scandal Season 3 Finale Recap

Let’s just get into the finale of Scandal season 3. In the Beginning – There’s 15 minutes left before the bomb goes off and people are still at the church waiting on the President, who’s at the White House practicing his speech for Cyrus (who is stalling). Jake calls the …

READ MORE →
rhoa-season-6
TV

Velvet’s Fune and the Sound of Petty: RHOA Season 6 Finale Recap

I’ve missed the last 5 episodes of Real Housewives of Atlanta so that’s why there haven’t been recaps here. But last night, I caught the season 6 finale episode. It was like I had missed nothing. Really, there were only 3 scenes worth noting. Velvet Gone – Kenya’s puppy, Velvet, …

READ MORE →
Debbie Allen Scandal
TV

Flesh and Blood: Scandal Episode 317 Recap

The phenomenal empress by the name of Debbie Allen (@msdebbieallen) directed episode 317 of Scandal! I loved her giddiness too and she tweeted the picture below, sent to her by her daughter. Yesssss! Fixing the Fix – Jake is telling Olivia that shutting down B613 was some treasonous ish (it was) …

READ MORE →
Fluffer Liv
TV

The Fluffer and Mona Lisa of Boom: Scandal Episode 316 Recap

Chile, look. This episode of Scandal was intense! In fact, it was a throwback to season 2 and that I enjoyed. Let’s just get into it. Not Olivia – Abby rolls through the White House in a white coat because she’s there to serve as Olivia’s proxy and Cyrus is …

READ MORE →
Grant Kids Scandal
TV

Mama Said Knock You Out: Scandal Episode 315 Recap

Now that we’ve mourned the first main character who died on Scandal, we gotta deal with the messy aftermath. Typically, this show cleans up some mess before introducing new mess but it’s a mess tornado right now. Everything is topsy turvy and no one is on their feet at the …

READ MORE →
Scandal season 3
TV

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang: Scandal Episode 314 Recap

We’ve all been playing the guessing game since last week to figure out who got shot on last week’s episode of Scandal. Some theories: * Quinn or Charlie shot the two people who were with David and James and then Jake shot the assassin to save them * Jake shot …

READ MORE →
Who got shot scandal 2
TV

This Scandal Character Has Gone on To Glory So We Gotta Plan His Homegoing

I didn’t wanna put his name in the title of this post because I didn’t wanna spoil it for everyone who hasn’t seen it. I’ve went through many lengths to make sure the only people who know who died are the folks who clicked through to this post. For example, …

READ MORE →