Last year’s Award’s season- like many before -was essentially devoid of blackness. The absence of color even prompted a viral hashtag, as well as a call for a boycott. This year, things have totally flipped- it’s one of the blackest years we’ve seen at the Oscars, with films like Moonlight, Fences and Hidden Figures up for the major categories.
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The blackness level is on high, and people are noticing. Special K explains more in this hilarious exclusive clip from “News You Can’t Use” on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.”
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