Bristol

FOOLISHNESS OF THE DAY: DO THE BRITISH GET HIP HOP?

[Thanks Lorraine] Is what I just watched supposed to represent the Hip Hop scene here in the UK? Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha. I don’t believe that this is supposed to be a serious look at the Hip Hop scene in this country and suspect that the host’s tongue is firmly placed in his cheek. Your thoughts please….

UK NEWS: COUNCILLOR IN COURT OVER COCONUT ROW

Via The Voice Online  LIBERAL DEMOCRAT Shirley Brown has appeared in court following allegations that she called an Asian Conservative a ‘coconut’.  Brown, who represents the Ashley ward in Bristol said last week that she will plead not guilty to charges of racially aggravated harassment.  Bristol magistrates have adjourned the case until 12 April.  The accused allegedly called Jay Jethwa a ‘coconut’, which implies someone is black/brown on the outside but white on the inside therefore betraying their race, during a heated []