Go Behind the Scenes of Awkward Black Girl and Be Sad You Don't Hang…

I dare you to watch this and not want to start your own show, it's so inspiring! Issa Rae saw a hole in TV programming that desperately needed to be stuffed with awesome, and so she went out there and made it happen. We still need about five billion more shows that feature diverse ensembles, but it's part of the… » 1/10/13 11:30pm 1/10/13 11:30pm

Awkward Black Girl Coming to Network TV (Sorta!)

She's been churning out episodes of Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice and Scandal, and this afternoon, Shonda Rhimes tweeted, "Shondaland has been busy!" Because her production company just sold a comedy to ABC called I Hate La Dudes, from writer Issa Rae, whom you all know from The Misadventures Of Awkward Black Girl » 10/01/12 5:00pm 10/01/12 5:00pm

Awkward Black Girl Issa Rae Is Here and Taking Your Questions

If you're not yet familiar with the web series The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl — which, according to the venerable New York Times, is "strikingly bold" and "full of sharp, pointillist humor that's extremely refreshing" — do take a moment to check it out. Once you've fallen in love (which shouldn't take more… » 8/20/12 2:05pm 8/20/12 2:05pm