Charlie Sheen: What's Black Got to Do With It?

It's ridiculous to assume that blacks have a unified opinion on anything -- especially Charlie Sheen.

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When arguing against the monolithic branding by mainstream America of minorities in general, we have to make sure not to do so ourselves. And sometimes popular news stories simply have nothing to do with blacks -- and that's OK.

Elon James White is a writer-comedian and host of the award-winning Web series This Week in Blackness and the Internet radio show Blacking It Up. Follow him on Twitter.

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