Not Black Enough

Because of racial profiling, I get false positive screened for extra security screening in airports. So, I need to look more African American. Some suggestions so far:

  • Grow out my hair and wear it in an afro / dreadlocks / cornrows.
  • Clothing improvements: baggy jeans, Jordans, tall teeshirt or sports jersey, one stud earing, chain, gold watch, diamond cut grill.

Any other suggestions?

When my ticket is purchased by my employer, I don’t have any problems. So, I only need to worry about this for personal trips. 🙂

Tweets for Today

  • 09:24 @aawilliams It doesn't make you pathetic. It makes you a fangirl. Unless those are one and the same? #
  • 09:38 New bio: "I'm not black enough" #
  • 10:02 @hijinksensue Congrats! #
  • 21:35 Watching *Robin Hood* (Disney version)… Hopefully I won't start acting like a 4 year old again. #
  • 22:11 @galindafied Moms are party poopers #
  • 22:52 Checking out great USF Blackboard presentations from #

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