To Question Obamacare, It Helps To Understand Obamacare
Don't you love it when our elected officials ask stupid questions because they don't understand how things like insurance work? "I would encourage you to be just like the American people," said Colorado Rep. Cory Gardner, as he explained that HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius should drop her current healthcare plan and sign up for the exchange. Because when you have something, it always makes sense to get rid of it to have it again, right?
And as even more blackface costumes keep appearing for Halloween, we decided it was time for some education. North Carolina State professor and author of the book Right to Ride Dr. Blair Kelley explained the history of blackface and why Tyler Perry really is a minstrel show.
On today's #TWiBRadio, #TeamBlackness breaks down the use of Britney Spears to keep away pirates, why there are better ways to kill the one you love than setting them on fire, and that one Black friend does not a racist force field make.
This morning on #amTWiB, the Morning Crew discusses the upcoming Red Bull liability suit, a Nevada politician willing to be pro-slavery, and Ray Kelly getting booed off stage.