But yet you insulted “Black AF" for not being your idea of black. This argument just was not for you. Black women are the ones who undergo all kinds of b.s. related to their hair and Corporate America on a daily basis. Black men can shave their heads and call it a day. And there was just absolutely no need to go past the bikini. Cultural appropriation is when you go past appreciation into a weird land of “me too! Me too!”

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