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What we’ll miss about ‘2 Dope Queens’: Guilt-free laughs in troubled times The specials on HBO and the podcast are coming to an end

This year marks the end of HBO’s 2 Dope Queens specials, as well as the original podcast by comics Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson. Now that they’ve opened for Oprah Winfrey and dished with former first lady Michelle Obama about hair, both Williams and Robinson are moving on. Robinson recently appeared in What Men Want, […]

Today in black history: Leon Spinks stuns the world by beating Muhammad Ali, George Washington Carver builds a school, and more The Undefeated edition’s black facts for Feb. 15

1896 – George Washington Carver builds a school. A scientist known for discovering more than 300 products derived from the peanut, Carver becomes the head of the Agricultural Experiment Station and Agricultural School at Tuskegee Normal School. 1965 – RIP, Nat King Cole. The jazz pianist and singer topped charts and was the first black […]