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There are several parts that I found "laugh out loud" funny.
Some may think it is racist or overkill, but the author merely provides basic themes that few have explored in this type of content.
There was plenty of stuff I just didn't "get" though, as I'm fairly disinterested in both Hip Hop and sports.
The gimmick is funny at first: "Black folks have become so assimilated, we gotta teach them --and everyone else who wants some street cred -- how to be black. Read morePublished 4 months ago by DJ
funny funny funny. I never new I waS AN ASSIMILATED NEGRO. This book breaks it down about the modern African American pop culture. Read morePublished 11 months ago by alec
I was initially interested in reading Negropedia because racial satire and parody are topics I enjoy reading and doing myself. Read morePublished on September 2, 2012 by Dee'sWords
This book is a tongue-in-cheek romp through contemporary American blackness. The chapter on Claire Huxtable had me in stitches. Read morePublished on August 23, 2012 by notaprofessional
While reading Negropedia, it was often hard to tell whether author Patrice Evans' stories and insights are serious, tongue-in-cheek or merely outrageously over the top. Read morePublished on July 15, 2012 by Kurt Harding
This tome represents yet another disassociation between the boomer generation and Gen Y and Z. Read more
This is a silly, silly book. Some of the silliness is extremely clever. However, the sheer volume of uninterrupted silliness is exhausting (a common symptom of reading joke books). Read morePublished on June 21, 2012 by Trevor Burnham
Look, I've read all the serious folks but this book wraps up serious interesting topics in a tireless irreverent banter that revitalizes the topic. Read morePublished on May 16, 2012 by Bart Motes
Author, blogger and critic Patrice Evans delivers a witty and enlightening read in Negropedia: The Assimilated Negro's Crash Course on the Modern Black Experience, a book that... Read morePublished on April 19, 2012 by Michael Brent Faulkner, Jr.