Little Business

Weird Harold and Dumb Donald get their hustle on in Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids Season 4, Episode 5 – Little Business

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Hulu’s Black (Sitcom) Friday

Is $1.99 a month a good deal???

— Black Friday texts from every fourth person I know

Yes, two dollars and change (taxes, you know) is a great price for a deep-archived streamer like Hulu.

Even when it’s user experience design makes it harder than it should be to stumble across your favorite movies and shows, and the desktop experience is light years above its smart TV app.

But especially when it features so many of your favorite black sitcoms and mine, plus a few you’ve been meaning to watch, and one you’ve never heard of*:

Angie Tribeca. The Bernie Mac Show. black-ish. black-ish en espanol. The Carmichael Show. The Cleveland Show. Everybody Hates Chris. Family Matters. The Game. grown-ish. Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper. K.C. Undercover. Lucas Bros. Moving Co. mixed-ish. WTF Baron Davis.

Thanks, capitalism!

* WTF Baron Davis indeed.

Check out Hulu’s Black Friday deal.

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Red Is for Winners

Willow Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Adrienne Banfield-Norris can’t wait to serve up some colorful conversation for a good cause.

I’m not ready to bring myself to the Red Table. I may be the person everyone, even strangers, turns to when they’re emotionally shipwrecked. But I’m just not ready to disentangle from my low-level right demons now. It’s a pandemic, Sharon. My demons make excellent company in these socially distant times.

If you’re feeling a little more adventurous than yours truly, and also remember Jada Pinkett Smith’s first acting job and feisty turn as Lena James on A Different World fondly, Omaze is here for you. The company that (legitimately) incentivizes donations to worthy charities in exchange for giving regular Tinas and Taylors to win memorable experiences wants to welcome you to the Red Table.

You’re joining the queens of intimate conversation themselves—Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith and Adrienne Banfield-Norris—for a Red Table Talk you’ll never forget. You’ll video chat with the ladies during a special after-show segment that will air on Facebook Watch and the Red Table Talk podcast to discuss the day’s topics, unfiltered. Want to ask the celebrity guest about their relationship with their father? That’s pretty intense, but you do you. Rather get the ladies’ advice about your love life? Or career? Or family? Go for it! The table is a judgement-free zone. So dive in and get candid with Jada, Willow and Gammy about what matters to you! 


Interested? Enter by January 13, 2020 and donate as little as $10 — or nothing at all — to support LIFE Camp, Inc.’s work making New York City’s most underserved communities safer from gun violence, and soon you too could be gabbing with three generations of powerful women.

Omaze: Support LIFE Camp, Inc. and Go On Red Table Talk with Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith & Adrienne Banfield-Norris

Watch A Different World on Amazon Prime (all seasons) and YouTubeTV (Seasons 1, 2, and 6). Full series DVD set not currently available. (*sobs*)

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