You know why you have a comedian, a rapper and a football player out to talk about the concerns of the community?  Because that’s the positions you’re used to seeing us in.  You’d rather have black people be football players, comedians and rappers than the president. You would rather see us run the ball than run the country.
—  D.L. Hughley in a Facebook video addressing Pres.-Elect Donald Trump, in criticising his fellow “Original King of Comedy” Steve Harvey having a meeting with with him, 14 Jan. 2017. (Whether this makes up for Hughley’s comment about Debbie Reynolds’ death remains to be seen.) Via Vibe.com
12 Men Who Need To Respect Black Women

(1) D. L. Hughley - says black women are “angry all the time”
(2) Stephan A. Smith
(3)Young Berg
(4) Lil Wayne - he “allegedly” said he didn’t want anymore darker children and that they would all be light-skinned if he had any say in it
(5) Ne-Yo - says all the prettiest kids are light skinned
(6) Faizon Love - insulted Black women on twitter
(7) John Mayer - said he is physically incapable of being attracted to black women
(8) A$AP Rocky - says red lipstick and dark skin looks horrible
(9) Tyrese - doesn’t like how they carry their weight
(10) Terrence Howard
(11) Perez Hilton
(12) Eminem