Category Archives: Funny

This week, I didn’t eat my earrings. Twice.

I mean, I came close but I didn’t actually swallow them. You see, sometimes when I’m in a hurry, I’ll grab some studs and my daily vitamins and drop them in my pocket or throw them in my purse as … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about STRESS, ba-by…

I know I’ve been M.I.A. for a while, but I’m back for a minute so let’s get this party started. First, do you know what stress is? I do. I’ve had a front row seat to it for the past … Continue reading

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Foolishness Overload!

  Hey! Remember me? Just stopping in to say “Hi” and “I miss you”. So…Hi. I miss you. My life has been extra foolish lately so I decided to take a step back from a few things. But don’t worry. I … Continue reading

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Kickin’ it With My Homies – The Foolishness Chronicles, Part 4

“The Hawk.” That was my homie last week. For those of you who don’t know, urbandictionary.com defines “The Hawk” as “What black people call the wind — especially in Chicago.” So here’s the scene. I was in Costco looking for some … Continue reading

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I’m sitting here with a mouthful of butter

Today is the four year anniversary of Magnet for Foolishness…get excited! I thought my 100th post would coincide with this anniversary, but something I wrote elsewhere went quasi-viral (is that a thing?) so I decided to post it here, too, … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Single People Don’t Want Your Unsolicited Advice About Their Lives

Edited versions of this post were published on VerySmartBrothas 11/13/14 and BlogHer 11/14/14. If this piece strikes a nerve, it probably should. You’re the “you” I’m talking to. (In other words, a hit dog will holler.) If it doesn’t strike a … Continue reading

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My Cuffing Season Story

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, “cuffing season” is upon us once again. I know this topic is played out for many, but there are others who are just now learning about it. Stories about its meaning and origin have made the … Continue reading

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