Author: Shawn Flossy

Shawn Flossy is a self-published author who founded PURP Publications, at the age of 25. Before venturing into her own novel, Shawn was an avid blogger on her NightLife Chronicles blog. A former radio host, out of Fort Worth, Texas, for over a year. Currently, she spends her time as Editor-in-Chief of Trending On Black Twitter, a popular blog platform that opens up everyday topics within Social Media. With more business ventures on the horizon, you can always find Shawn looking for next big project.
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Imaginary Beef to Boost Sales?

Nicki Minaj is releasing new music this week: Barbie Tingz, Chun Li and Hear No Evil featuring Young Thug. With these new releases people are speculating if she’s releasing to combat Cardi’s “Invasion of Privacy” album.

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You Cool with Your Girl Making More than You?

In 2017,  87% of American households are dual income homes. In some cases it’s almost mandatory that all able workers in the home provide some type of income to ensure survival. In other cases, adults within the household choose to work as thats the basis for how we determine societal value and live out our dreams. So here’s the question, does it matter if the head of household woman makes more money than the head of household man?

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Sexual Liberation vs Hoe

It becomes painfully more and more obvious everyday that people do not understand the definition of “hoe”. At one point this demeaning negative term at least held some value; today it is used as a catch all to describe, usually women, that have questionable sexual behaviors. Recall when Spike Lee’s: She’s Gotta Have It aired on Netflix last year and Twitter think pieces popped up everywhere. Women took to the social media channels to defend Nola Darling while men called her the popular three letter word. And to be fair, there we many occasions where men defended and women name called. Let’s clear this up: Nola Darling was a Sexually Liberated (and quite frankly, a life liberalist) woman.
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According to the LGBT Community, Dave Chappelle is Insensitive

Chappelle started his career performing at the Apollo Theater in the early 90s where he was booed off stage. If you know anything about Chappelle you know he didn’t let that incident phase him much as he continued his comedy career in New York. In 1992, Dave appeared on Def Comedy Jam in rare form, with some of the edgiest social jokes to ever hit a comedy stage. 
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Non-Black Women Finesse Black Culture

I hate that I’m even writing this name but lets unpack this topic: The Kardashians. Let me say the few positive things I have to say: they (mostly Kris) are super hustlers and understand how to come up. I can respect that quality in any person. They also do well at staying relevant. Yea, that’s all I got.

Here are the reasons why I don’t rock with this super annoying hella popular Clan.

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#BlackFriday: A dying Holiday

You’re wasting your time shopping during black Friday. For over a decade Black Friday has held the title of Best Bargain Day for retail shoppers during holiday season. And though at one point this title was befitting, Black Friday has evolved into a gimmick that allows resellers to get rid of their soon to be out of season merchandise at profitable prices and mass consumption.

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Not Keeping Up

I hate that I’m even writing this name but lets unpack this topic: The Kardashians. Let me say the few positive things I have to say: they (mostly Kris) are super hustlers and understand how to come up. I can respect that quality in any person. They also do well at staying relevant. Yea, that’s all I got.

Here are the reasons why I don’t rock with this super annoying hella popular Clan.

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You Cool with Your Girl Making More than You?

In 2017,  87% of American households are dual income homes. In some cases it’s almost mandatory that all able workers in the home provide some type of income to ensure survival. In other cases, adults within the household choose to work as thats the basis for how we determine societal value and live out our dreams. So here’s the question, does it matter if the head of household woman makes more money than the head of household man?