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There sure has been a lot of racism in the media lately. Between the Charleston church shootings, Obama using the N-word on TV to make a point about racism, the Confederate Flag debacle in South Carolina, FOX News…just FOX News in general, and now Don Lemon holding up a sign with the N-word on CNN, racism is a hot topic…again! The reality is, it never went anywhere. The quote above, from “A Different World” (Episode “Cats In The Cradle”, from season 5), held very true in 1992 when it aired, and it holds true today in 2015. Racism doesn’t seem to be going anywhere. Neither will sexism, homophobia and transphobia. That’s society for you…

I want a sitcom like The Office/Parks & Rec following classical musicians so that every episode, someone says something relatable then says "Can I get an Amen Cadence" and then it pans to someone at the piano, who plays a plagal cadence and no one questions this.

Herman Munster’s message still holds true over 50 years later. Be kind, love others and strive to be a better human. (The Munsters-1964)