"This Week in Blackness: How to Be Black"

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Baratunde Thurston
Funnyman Baratunde Thurston, author of memoir/satirical-self-help book How to Be Black, joins forces with stand-up Elon James White, host of Web series “This Week in Blackness," for a live comedy show that takes on "postracial" America, national politics and Brooklyn gentrification.