Post Profile

The Best N-Word To Counter The N-Word Is 'No'

In 1980, when the late comedian Richard Pryor, back from a trip to Kenya, was asked by Ebony magazine why he would no longer use the N-word in his humor, he replied, "While I was there, something inside of me said, "Look around you, Richard. What do you see? I saw people. African people. I saw people from other countries, too, and they were all kinds of colors, but I didn't see any 'niggers.
read more

See more about: Richard Pryor

Related Posts

Chris Rock Talks Richard Pryor And Bill Cosby On 'Inside Comedy'

Humor : Huffington Post: Comedy

Chris Rock talked to "Inside Comedy" host David Steinberg about two of the biggest black stand-up comedians, Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. Comparing the two...

FOF #1792 – Richard Pryor Jr. is Bustin’ Loose – 05.09.13

LGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

Richard Pryor is widely regarded as one of the most important and influential stand-up comedians of all time. He changed comedy forever with his dark humor which was an authentic reflection of the bordello he grew up in. It was much...

FOF #1825 – Hanging Loose with Richard Pryor Jr. – 07.11.13

LGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

We had such a good time chatting with Richard Pryor Jr., the son of the late great comedian Richard Pryor, that we had to have him back again. We barely scratched the surface the first time. Today Richard Pryor Jr. joins us to talk ...

Hate It Or Love It?!? Mike Epps To Play Richard Pryor In Upcoming Nina Simone Biopic

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Bossip

This might get a better reception than Zoe Saldana as Nina. Mike Epps is set to play comedian Richard Pryor in the new Nina Simone biopic. The 41-year-old funny man has landed the supporting role of comedian Richard Pryor

On the "A" w/Souleo: Rain Pryor Has Her (Own) Story To Tell

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Huffington Post Black Voices Blog

Rain Pryor is used to being introduced as the "daughter of Richard Pryor." But nearly ten years after the legendary comedian's death, Rain shares that she no longer feels heavily conflicted by the mention of her father. With a revam...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC