Why Rationalizing Beyonce’s Sexuality Is Setting Us Back 50 Years


It’s been almost two months since the release of Beyonce’s self-titled fifth studio album, and it is still in heavy rotation in my New Jersey abode. Each song connects to my ego, superego and id on another emotional plane unlike any of her previous artistic endeavors (and I’m a Beyonce fan to the death of me). Continue reading


Whatever Happened To That Girl?

Hey Alyssa, Where Have You Been?

Hey Alyssa, Where Have You Been?

It’s been about two months since I updated Peacock Under Pressure, and for very good though inexcusable reasons. I’ve been up for hours trying to go back to sleep to no avail, so this is as good a time as any to recap. Continue reading

New Video: Eminem Feat. Rihanna, “The Monster”

No photo needed. LOL.

In another Rihanna-related post today (hey the lady is on fire), she plays the psychotherapist to Eminem’s, well, psycho, in his visuals for “The Monster. Continue reading

Rihanna Named New Face Of Balmain Spring 2014 Ad Campaign

Rihanna face of Balmain Spring 2014

What a way to end the year. Loads of beautiful brown faces making waves and paving new paths.

After Beyonce’s monumental album drop Friday, and Erykah Badu giving Facetime for Givenchy, Princess Riri of the Fenty clan has been named the newest face of French couture brand Balmain, and Alyssa is here.for.it. Continue reading