Pop Culture Quote No. 150

Look, man, I am TIRED of that! I am not passing! I am BLACK! Do you hear me, man? Do you understand? I am BLACK! I am a NIGGA’, you understand me? I was BORN Black, I -LIVE- Black, and I’m gonna die, prob’ly -BECAUSE- I’m Black, because some Cracker that -KNOWS- I’m Black, better… Continue reading Pop Culture Quote No. 150

Pop Culture Quote No. 149

Hair’s like a woman. You treat it good and it treats you good. Ain’t that right honey? You hear what I’m saying? Yeah, you got to hold it, caress it, and love it. And if your hair gets out of line you take a scissor and say, “Hair I’m going to cut you.” – Doodlebug… Continue reading Pop Culture Quote No. 149

Pop Culture Quote No. 147

I went along with that thing of yours about getting out cause I had nothing else. When I get out what am I gunna do? I don’t know nothing else but dope, baby. Takin’ it, sellin’ it, bankrollin’ so other small time pusher. Ya know, you’ve got this fantasy in your head about gettin outta… Continue reading Pop Culture Quote No. 147

Pop Culture Quote No. 145

Buck: Which way are you ridin’, Preacher? The Preacher: Well, that’s not exactly settled in my mind yet. Buck: Well, you got three possibilities. The Preacher: Oh? Buck: North, south or east. The Preacher: What happened to west? Buck: We’re going west. – Buck played by Sidney Poitier – The Preacher played by Harry Belafonte… Continue reading Pop Culture Quote No. 145

Pop Culture Quote No. 129

One more word, soul brother. You had it made. Black folks would have followed you anywhere. You could’ve been another Marcus Garvey or even another Malcolm X. But instead you ain’t nothin’ but a pimp with a chicken-shit backbone. – Gravedigger Jones played by Godfrey Cambridge From the movie Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)