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  • Black Panther

    Black Panther


    In color and in chrome
    (Originally posted on

    When people I don’t know very well (inevitably) ask about “where I’m from,” I receive the same three reactions when I tell them I was born in Tanzania:

    1. “Where in the world is that again?” (“East Africa, right next to Kenya,” is my usual response.)

    2. “Oh, you don’t look like you’re from Africa.” (If I have time, this is when I usually tell them about the movement of goods…

  • The Big Sick

    The Big Sick


    I have things to say about this movie. One day, I will say them.