Whatchu Think, My Nizzle?

3 min readMar 27
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Let me start by saying I am a Black woman. Check my previous articles. Don’t fire me.

Now that we have that out of the way, the internet is a buzz today regarding the firing of a white, female, Mississippi news reporter, Barbie Basset, for saying “Fo shizzle, my nizzle,” during a news broadcast. Barbie said this during banter after a segment about Snoop Dogg’s new line of wine.


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