Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Eric Deggans at NPR
23 followers -
The Google Plus home for Eric Deggans' work as NPR TV Critic, author, pundit & essayist
The Google Plus home for Eric Deggans' work as NPR TV Critic, author, pundit & essayist

23 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
I saw Spike Lee's Black Klansman over the weekend and loved it. Then I read Boots Riley's criticism and I'm having serious second thoughts. https://t.co/MWiCozHKyn
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Okay, I'm throwing a little shade. But this Good Morning America story about a nun who throws a perfect first pitch at a White Sox game has a headline which seems to joke about her youth and agility without actually saying how old she is. http://ow.ly/nqGz30ltLuo
Good Morning America
Good Morning America
goodmorningamerica.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Looks like Black-ish creator Kenya Barris has got his $100-million Netflix deal. http://ow.ly/TpSo30lrLb8
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Here's my thoughts on Aretha Franklin, expressed yesterday during Here & Now : "She's basically the best singer in American pop music history." http://ow.ly/DcTd30lrJyB
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Inspiring to see the NYTimes join hundreds of other newspapers to stress the importance of a free press and the need for support in the wake of false allegations of fake news. http://ow.ly/rMhV30lrbYC
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
As we settle into another day of media outlets obsessing over Omarosa, here's my story from 2011 detailing how Donald Trump's problems with black women surfaced on his show The Apprentice. https://t.co/z0TgaXYYEQ
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
CNN's Brian Stelter had an interesting term for all the coverage memorializing Aretha Franklin amid reports of her declining health: "pre-mourning." https://t.co/bp7ZzPDW1r
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
CNN's Brian Stelter had an interesting term for all the coverage memorializing Aretha Franklin amid reports of her declining health: "pre-mourning." http://ow.ly/wT3v30lpXDR
Add a comment...

Ron Brownstein on CNN makes excellent point; noting Donald Trump seems to pick high profile media fights with black celebrities as a way to energize his base: "The president is appealing to white racial resentments more openly than any national figure since George Wallace."
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded