Akilah is a writer, stand-up comedian, UCB-trained improviser, YouTuber, and hot mess. She’s sometimes a Barack Obama Tribute Band and other times a blogger at
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It's About To Get Real
The time we joyfully waste—measured in jelly beans
Very Important Holidays
Prepare yourself for tonight's New Year's Eve party with this hilarious video
Things We Can't Ignore
What it feels like to be black in America in 2014
Bold and Beautiful
A Thanksgiving makeup tutorial that will make mom and dad happy
Hilarious lady-made web series that will help you forget it's Monday
It's That Time of Year for the Pumpkin Spice Latte Challenge. Chug!
5 Reasons We're Jazzed About the World Cup
Field Guide to "Frumpterable"
5 Reasons to Binge Watch Season 2 of 'House of Cards'
6 Black History Facts You Never Knew
Best Ways to Spend a Snow Day When You're No Longer a Kid
Do Macklemore's Bittersweet Rap Grammy Wins Reward Slacktivism?
Christmas Cookies for Singles
'Jingle All The Way' is Super Underrated
Reality Shows Can Stop Now
Keep Your Sick Butt at Home!
Avocados Are a Scam
Being A Manic Pixie Dream Girl is Not A Bad Thing
Millennials Are The Best. Generation. EVER.
Unpopular Opinion: Fall is Awful
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