Did you know that the national language of the United States is English? Oh, you didn’t? That’s because we don’t have a national language. Which is why it was so fun to watch the ignorance come out in response to the Coca-Cola Super Bowl commercial “It’s Beautiful,” which showed shots of different people while “America the Beautiful” played in multiple languages.
Because seriously? America isn’t a monolith. Just like Richard Sherman isn’t a thug.
On today’s show #TeamBlackness discusses that big game or something that happened yesterday, why the Oakland police don’t like liberals, and why Bill O’Reilly should show a little respect.
The Morning Crew discusses the unpaid labor involved in the Super Bowl (19:00), the Children’s Education Bill of Rights (28:30), the starfish apocalypse (40:00), and the stress levels of the African-American professional (50:15).
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