Rather We Got Casinos: And Other Black Thoughts by
Larry Wilmore (Author)
- Jan 20, 2009),
Audio CD. Within these pages are the musings, the revelations, the ruminations,
and the reflections of the incomparable
Larry Wilmore. Here, collected for the first
time, all in one place, are his
Black Thoughts. From why black weathermen make him feel happy (or sad) and
why brothas don't see UFOs to his search for Black Jesus or his quest to replace
"African-American" with "chocolate,"
Wilmore has finally relented, agreeing to share
his unique (black) perspective. Soon, you too will have the ability to find racism
in everything. Bring back the Shetland Negro and do away with Black History Month!
After all, can twenty-eight days of trivia really make up for centuries of oppression?
Wilmore's own words, "I'd
Rather We Got Casinos!" TV producer, actor, comedian,
and writer for more than 30 years.
Wilmore has written for
In Living Color,
The Bernie Mac Show,
The Office, and
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. He won an Emmy
and a Peabody Award for his work on
The Bernie Mac Show.