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How To Be Black
   (Online)
   by @baratunde, a black dude

        #HowToBeBlack
why black people
 are important
we look good
history proves black
people are the future
e.g. rock n roll
e.g. hip hop
e.g. ass / lip injections
black people spend $
My Qualifications
32 years experience
    being black
have black friends
watched the wire
co-founder @jjpolitics
The Racial
Profiling Cookie
Ooh, statistics!
home broadband by
     type of folk
            White Folk          Black Folk          Hispanic Folk

                   ...
mobile internet use by
     type of folk
             Ever                Yesterday

50
                    48            ...
When tethered and wireless access
are considered together, the gaps in
online engagement between whites
    and blacks lar...
Top Sites
General Public     Black Folk
1. Google           1. Yahoo
2. Yahoo            2. Google
3. Facebook         3. ...
“Black People Twitter”
             or
the tweets come out at night
the dozens
The dozens is an element of the African
      American oral tradition in which two
competitors, usually males, go head-to-...
“Yo moms such a ho they
set up robocalls for all her
       booty calls.”

       - @AnilDash

           Source: dashes.c...
#HowBlackAreYou
#hashtaggery on
 trending topics
          #blackis

        #blackaint

      #whyyoursingle

     #uainthittinitright

 ...
#IfSantaWasBlack
Source: omgblackpeople.wordpress.com
80 Van Dam St.
“they don’t want
welfare people to know
    about this stuff”
the @FutureOf:
    build v buy
 create v consume
“I believe technology is about more than
consuming. I believe technology can literally
change the world and can be used to...
@BWBConference
DallasSouthNews.org
Harlem4.com
baratunde.com/franscrollow

    author of forthcoming
    “How To Be Black”
        HarperStudio

      #HowToBeBlack
How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde
How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde
How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde
How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde
How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde
How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde
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How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde

  1. How To Be Black (Online) by @baratunde, a black dude #HowToBeBlack
  2. why black people are important
  3. we look good
  4. history proves black people are the future
  5. e.g. rock n roll
  6. e.g. hip hop
  7. e.g. ass / lip injections
  8. black people spend $
  9. My Qualifications
  10. 32 years experience being black
  11. have black friends
  12. watched the wire
  13. co-founder @jjpolitics
  14. The Racial Profiling Cookie
  15. Ooh, statistics!
  16. home broadband by type of folk White Folk Black Folk Hispanic Folk 68 70 56 65 52.5 47 57 41 48 46 42 43 35 40 31 17.5 0 2006 2007 2008 2009 Source: Pew
  17. mobile internet use by type of folk Ever Yesterday 50 48 47 40 30 28 29 29 20 17 10 0 White Folk Black Folk Hispanic Folk Source: Pew
  18. When tethered and wireless access are considered together, the gaps in online engagement between whites and blacks largely dissipates. Source: Pew
  19. Top Sites General Public Black Folk 1. Google 1. Yahoo 2. Yahoo 2. Google 3. Facebook 3. Facebook 4. YouTube 4. YouTube 5. Microsoft 5. Microsoft 6. Live 6. Myspace 7. Wikipedia 7. Live 8. MSN 8. Wikipedia 9. Myspace 9. Ask Source: Quantcast
  20. “Black People Twitter” or the tweets come out at night
  21. the dozens
  22. The dozens is an element of the African American oral tradition in which two competitors, usually males, go head-to-head in an improvised competition of often good-natured, ribald trash talk. They take turns insulting— cracking, snapping, West Coast dissin'", or ranking on—one another, their adversary's mother or other family member until one of them has no comeback. Source: Wikipedia
  23. “Yo moms such a ho they set up robocalls for all her booty calls.” - @AnilDash Source: dashes.com/anil/2008/10/yo-mamas-so-fat.html
  24. #HowBlackAreYou
  25. #hashtaggery on trending topics #blackis #blackaint #whyyoursingle #uainthittinitright #IfSantaWasBlack BET Awards #ripbig
  26. #IfSantaWasBlack
  27. Source: omgblackpeople.wordpress.com
  28. 80 Van Dam St.
  29. “they don’t want welfare people to know about this stuff”
  30. the @FutureOf: build v buy create v consume
  31. “I believe technology is about more than consuming. I believe technology can literally change the world and can be used to wage unadulterated warfare!” - Gina McCauley, What About Our Daughters
  32. @BWBConference
  33. DallasSouthNews.org
  34. Harlem4.com
  35. baratunde.com/franscrollow author of forthcoming “How To Be Black” HarperStudio #HowToBeBlack

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