“What’s up my Ninja!”
“Yo! What a Ninja gotta do to get some orange chicken around here?”
This YouTube video posted by Foreign Image offers both a hilarious and fascinating commentary on the Black community’s use of the n-word. The video shows a group of Asian friends generously using the n-word with each other –comparable to the Black community. Except, they replace it with “Ninja.” Watch for the moment at 1:08–very interesting.
Comedy that gives you something to think about.
The video speaks for it’s self.
Aaron McGruder’s ‘Boondocks’ lampoons Tyler Perry
A character resembling Tyler Perry’s Madea persona is lampooned on “The Boondocks” animated series on Adult Swim. (Adult Swim)
The latest episode of “The Boondocks,” the satirical animated TV series that airs on the Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim slate, takes brutal aim at Perry and his brand, which blends melodrama, raucous comedy and religious themes. Coming under intense ridicule is Perry’s portrayal of Madea, the gun-toting, foul-mouthed grandmother at the center of many of his films.
In “Pause,” an episode written by McGruder and executive producer Rodney Barnes that aired Sunday, a thinly disguised version of Perry named Winston Jerome is positioned as a closeted, cross-dressing cult leader whose love of the Christian faith is a mask for his true sexuality. Though the character bears little physical or vocal resemblance to Perry, the reference is obvious to those familiar with Perry’s work. The dancing Ma Duke is a clear parody of Madea.
Read the whole article
Photo credit: Adult Swim
Watch the full episode below
Vodpod videos no longer available.
Props: Cash Caviar