“Industry” … Written and Performed by Big Virge

So, as things continue to find their place in the…

“ NEW NORMAL “ …..

…. which now seems to be indulging in a lot of, ” Black Lives, This and That ….

It’s truly incredible to now hear some of the stories from whites and blacks, about the issues they’ve had with racism, that much like the #MeToo brigades, were not things they chose to display, as soon as they occurred ???

The case of Alexandra Burke, is an interesting one, because it seems that, prior to winning, whatever she won, that subsequently, she’s had a number of things said, and asked of her, like,

BLEACHING her skin….

… to make her more appealing to her white fanbase !!!

Like, REALLY … ???

… Which, of course, due to FEAR, she only now feels as though she can let the world know about !?!

Also, the type of music she’s put out, has also been subject to some questionable comments and suggestions, as to how to make it more accessible to white minds !!!

Just INCREDIBLE.

Obviously, as I’ve recently posted, it would seem that maybe, Ricky Gervais was right, when assessing that a very illustrious crowd of entertainers, at a prestigious awards show….

Were, Huh Hmmm …

All racist anyway !!!

However, what it also indicates is that a lot of these, so called artists, are simply, products to be put to market, but only to CERTAIN MARKETS, which they seem to happily, comply with, without any problem.

So, it’s a little rich to be suggesting that these things were, soul destroying….

Etcetera, Etcetera….

…. when pay checks were accepted, ahead of standing for something BIGGER, like our wishes to simply be ourselves, especially on artistic stages !?!

Furthermore, are we supposed to believe that these individuals have been making any kind of effort, to bring other black talents to the fore ???

Hardly seems likely now, does it … ???

Money, over artistic integrity, seems to be a very prevalent problem with black artists, as I listen to Macka B explain about the recognition, that, of course there’s a need for money, but, that it shouldn’t and can’t influence what he produces artistically.

A rare individual indeed, it would seem, within the …

…. “ Industry “ ….

…. that, as said, seems to have a rather large number of questionable white folks, whose jokes and pranks, when it comes to blacks, go way beyond being offensive, in many cases.

I also want to say that, much like the statue removal nonsense, do entertainment groups think that pulling programmes NOW, that could be deemed inappropriate for people to see, that have made them and the performers money, and have been shown for years and years on screens globally, now means that they’ve eradicated the type of decision makers, who okayed the material at the time …..

I think NOT !!!

These people and groups, are becoming worse than the, ” Cancel Brigades “, whose political correctness, seems to be filled with hypocrisy, and hypocrites, because as anyone with any sense knows, just because you push people, or their ideologies underground, it doesn’t mean that, that’s where they stay !!!

I am one who now, wholeheartedly believes that freedom of speech is WAY MORE IMPORTANT, than trying to control what people are, or how they think, because certain things cannot be changed by anyone, OTHER than the person who holds the opinion or attitude, it’s simple really, i’d rather know who the racists are, than to be walking into rooms, thinking people are cool, only to be treated like a fool.

The crazy thing about all these retractions, and apologies, etcetera, is that these people seem to think that this is some kind of confessional process, that absolves them of all their racist sins…..

Well, NOT on my MF’ing watch… !!!

What you did before, is not something to be just ignored, because it suits who you are trying to be NOW, Uh Uh … !!!

DON’T Even Try It … !!!

Thus, this weeks piece doesn’t focus on the issue of race within the entertainment industry, but the things that I for one, have encountered, that have shown me that it really isn’t about talent, as much as it is about, fitting in with the racists, or compromising your very being, especially if you are black, to get into what is finally being made clear to see, as a highly biased, prejudiced and dare one say, racist, and above all, deeply manipulative…..

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Corona Series Pt. XVIII “Planned-demic”… Written by Big Virge 24/4/2020

It Seems That People Are Now Thinking …

Exactly … “ Which One Is It ?” ….

An Epidemic … Pandemic ….
Or Is This A …

…… “ PLANNED-demic’ ?!? “ ……

Because You’ve Got To Give Them Credit …
Politicians … And Their Spreading …
Of Fear That’s Here To Steer …
Some People Towards Tears … !!!

But Is There A VENEER … ???

If People Can’t Get Near …
To People Who They Hear …
Have Died Within This Year …
of Corona … Being Here …!?!?!

So Those Who Have …
Are Getting MAD … !!!!!!!!!!
At … Questioning Clans …

Who …
RECOGNISE Their Grief …
But Also … DON’T Believe …

Everything Politicians Feed …
About This New Disease …

I Mean Come On Now Seriously … !?!

Distancing Has Reached …
Two Metres or Six Feet …

But That’s Not How It Seems …
When It Comes To The Police …

Who Are Up In Peoples Faces …
Without Observing Spacing …
Designed To Save Our Nation …
From Infectious Degradation …
of Our Global Population …

So Some Now Think They’re Faking …
In Things Now Being Related …
Beyond Our Police Stations …

Leaders Keep Saying We’re Facing …

A LIFE THREATENING Situation … !?!

But How Many Of Them Have DIED …
From These Corona Vibes … ?!?

They Seem To Survive … ?
And Recover QUICK Time … ?!?

But Still Seem To Need To Impose Penalties …
For Those Who Walk The Streets …
When They’re Told … They Shouldn’t Be … !!!

Just Seems Like GREED To Me …
Will The Money Decrease How Corona Feeds … ?!?!?!?

Well That’s … HARD To Believe …
And Really Doesn’t Seem Logical To Me … ?

It Seems More Like A War …
Like … NEVER Before … !!!!!!!!!!!!

NO Weapons Just Hoards …
FORCED To Stay Indoors …

What Exactly For …
Well … Nobody Seems Sure … ?!?

Basic Freedoms Denied …
And That’s … NO LIE … !!!!!!!

Some Are Losing Their Minds …
From Being Stuck Inside … !!!

It’s A War Well Designed …
Because of The Fright …
of What Might Reside …
When Folks Go Outside … !?!

You See FEAR Is A Theme …
That Surrounds This Disease …

FEAR of The CHINESE … !!!
And Those Coughing In Streets … !!!
And Why Indeed Are The Elderly …
Not Those In Receipt of FREE Food Deliveries … ?!?

In Fact … Looking At That …
With ALL Their New Technologies …
And This Disease That’s TRULY DEADLY …

….. “ ALLEGEDLY “ ….. ???

Shouldn’t The Streets Really Be … EMPTY … ?!?
Of Course Not Folks Because of New CONTROLS …

… And That’s NO JOKE … !!!

The Powers That Be …
Have More Powers Now …
Than They’ve Ever Seen … !!!!!

NEW AGE Slavery …
For Their Economies … !!!

Where People Will Need …
To Receive A VACCINE …
So That They Can Be Free …
To Again Make Money …
And Feed Their Families …

I Mean… SERIOUSLY … !?!

A Free That AIN’T Free … !?!

Where New Tech Will Track …
Via … Mobile Phone Apps …

How’d Y’all Feel About That … ?
Technology LEADING Humanity … ?!?

Through New Tech Of Course ..
Like That of … ” 5G ” …

So They’re Shutting Down Talk …
That Feeds … ” CONSPIRACIES ” … !!!

Stuff That Now Seems …
To Be WELL PLANNED To Me … !!!

Mass Protests Now STOPPED …
MORE Powers For Cops …
Social Distancing LOCKED …

But … Nobody Seems To Know …
For EXACTLY … HOW LONG ………. !?!

Something Seems A Bit OFF …
As If This Is A Plot …
To Replace Human Bods …
With … CYBORG Robots … !!!

So The Question I’ve Got …
Is Now Simply THIS One …

Because … Now I Am A Skeptic …
Is This A Pandemic That’s Really AUTHENTIC … ?!?

Or … Is This Simply …
… A Systemic ……………………………….

…. “ PLANNED-demic’ “ …. ?!?

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Corona Series Pt. 7… “Now They’ll Begin But Where Will They End ?“ … A Poem written by Big Virge 3/4/2020

Well It Was A Matter of Time …
Before Some Minds Would Eventually Find …
Conspiracy Vibes About The Design of This Corona Line …

Probably Because They MISSED The Signs …
That Have Been Quite Clear For A Number of Years …
The Spreading of Fear Has Been Well Steered Into Minds And Ears …

Since 9/11 and 7/7 … !!!

TERROR THIS And TERROR THAT … !!!

Have Lead Us To This Corona Trap … !!!
Conspiracies Mapped To EXPOSE FACTS …

Or … Have They … ?!?

Well It Seems Today That Terror’s Been Replaced …
By Corona Strains … ALL OVER The Place … !!!

So Many Claims From Famous Names …
To Those Who Run The Political Game…

That Now … DICTATES …
A Need For Us ALL To … ISOLATE … !!!

Police States Are Now In Play And Now Doctors Face …
A Torrential Rain of Virus Pain That Will Be INSANE … !!!

Well … So They Say … ?!?

While Others Are Now Saying Something’s FOUL … !!!
Because They’ve Snuck Out To Look Around Town …
And To See The Crowds Bringing Hospitals Down …

But What They Found Were NOT Hospitals Drowned …
In Fact What They Saw Was … NO-ONE Around … ?!?

So Now The Doubt Is … Internet Bound … !!!
Where Conspiracies Abound From Different Mouths …

And Cameras Too WITHOUT Camera Crews …
Just Individuals Who Are Trying To Prove …
That There Are No Queues For Hospital Rooms … !!!

There Is NO PANIC Just Government Static … !!!
And A Lot of Lies From … Media Guys …
And Those With Ties To These Government Guys … !!!

Well Folks Need To Be WISE Into What They Buy … !!!

Because Loss of Life Is Really NOT NICE … !!!
And What You Spread Online May Come Back To BITE … !?!
If What You Provide Is Proved NOT To Be Right …
And Then The Internet Police Are Made To Curb Your Speech …

I Dunno Sometimes How We Humans Survive … ?!?
With So Many Fork Tongues … IGNORANCE And PRIDE … !!!

Especially Now In These Corona Times …
Conspiracy Vibes Will Now Ride High …
As People Die And LOSE Their Lives …

Well It Seems A Bit Late Now That Laws Dictate …
That You Need To Stay …
Inside of Your Place And To … ISOLATE … !!!

When Chasing Pay And Stuff That’s INSANE …
Has Paved The Way For How Humans Behave …

It’s All A Game of Infecting Our Brains …
So Be Careful What It Is …
That You Choose To Enlist …
To Believe As Being … ” TRUE “…
Especially If It CAN’T Be PROVED … !!!

Because Now Conspiracies …
Will Start To Breed On Internet Feeds …
That Claim That We Are Now Being Deceived …

By … GOVERNMENTS …
So … USE Your HEADS …
When It Comes To Trends …
That Conspiracies Defend …

Because ……

“ Now They’ll Begin
But Where Will They End ? “

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” Unbelievable ” … Written and Performed by Big Virge

Okay so, we are most DEFINITELY in ….

UNBELIEVABLE Times, with large gatherings of people, now being essentially banned, in Europe and The US !

Everything from festivals to sporting events, thus, the Corona Virus is definitely breeding an unbelievable silence !

Talking of which, how does a mayor and former police authority chairmen, Neil Taggart, now imprisoned for making and distributing child images, have a hard drive retained and stored, but not have it’s whereabouts exposed until what amounts to some 14 years later !

UN Freaking Believable !?!

The guy who replaced him in the Police Force, Mark Burns-Williamson, barely a month afterwards, is claiming he was UNAWARE, of said hard drive, until another employee reminded him in 2017 !!!

He then apologised for this apparently, “ Embarrassing Mistake ! “

Like WTF really is the British Police’s stance on Paedophilia ???

…. because there seems to be an unbelievable amount of these types of scenarios, coming to light in recent times !

Meanwhile, when a black officer makes a similar “ Mistake “ …

OUT THE DOOR she goes, so, Robyn Williams, now, Ex Superintendent … has been found to have committed, “ GROSS MISCONDUCT ! “ …

Are you seeing the unbelievable double standard here, white male officer …..

He made a mistake, but even though Ms. Williams claimed to have not seen the video sent to her, of child abuse, tut tut, OUT YOU GO !!!

Oh and just one other thing, onto the sex offenders register, she must go !!!

Even though her lawyer states that she’s no threat to children or anyone else !!!

We are in unbelievable times folks, of this, there is no doubt now !
I spoke of double standards recently, but things are seemingly, getting even worse than usual !!!

On the Corona side of things, we have Kenyan Ministers, who’ve benefited from Chinese Money, to improve infrastructure recently, now apparently telling locals to stone and run Chinese people now there, who the government can’t quarantine !!!

Like really, well expect that money to dry up pretty quickly !!!

Hypocrisy surrounds this money thing folks, and it’s NO JOKE !!!

Now as if toilet roll shortages and stock piling aren’t enough, there are unbelievable amounts of locusts, causing extensive crop losses across East Africa, and due to climate change increasing good breeding conditions for them, they are now reaching, as far away, as Pakistan and India !!!

So folks, if the virus doesn’t get ya, food shortages and hyper inflation, for basic goods probably will …..

Indeed, we are currently seeing unbelievable things, so this weeks piece reflects on the many unbelievable things that people of this world do, and have clearly been doing for many many years, that when you think about them …..

Are TRULY ……

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” I’m The Cat WITHOUT The Hat ” …. A Poem written by Big Virge 22/11/2006

Well, as any good poet knows, ” Dr. Seuss “, ” Cat In the Hat “, type verse, is stuff you need to have at least read, ONCE, as it has touched millions of adults and children, across the globe, with it’s witty, clever, insight filled, rhyme schemes, that may have seemed, very basic and simple, but, ALWAYS offered a Pearl of Wisdom, somewhere within em’, so, as we are in the season of Festive Cheer ….

Here’s a poem that’s about as close as i’ll get to showing a slightly, lighter hearted side, to my poetic mind.

However, as said, just like the good Doc’s verse, this has deeper connotations, hidden inside …. so, take the ride and …..

Enjoy folks ……

So …………………..

Let me just … Say This …

I’m The Cat …
WITHOUT … The Hat … !!!

Who …
Writes about … THIS …
And …
Writes about … THAT …

Or YES … That Chap … !!!
Whose Wordplay … Shows …

I’m ….
Searching for … FACTS … !!!

Facts about … ” Why ” …
Life’s NOT … So Nice … ?!?

Is it …
The Choices we make
About our … ” Welfare State ” … ?

Do we …
REALLY Have A Choice … ???

Or Do … Leaders DICTATE … ?!?
By … Using Ploys …
to … Div-ide … Our Race …

The … ” HUMAN ” … Race … !!!!!

So Don’t EVER … Mistake …

My Use of … Poetry …
As A Path … to … Race Hate … !!!

Now I’m …
NO …. Doctor Seuss’ …

But …
Here’s the news …

My Poetry … Moves …
Kind of like his … ” Smooth ”

So Let’s QUICKLY … ” Recap ” … !!!

I’m NOT … The Cat …

IN …… The Hat ….. !!!

But I am …
a Cool Dude …
Who’s … Searching for … FACTS …

to … IMPROVE My View …
of what’s … ” Called ” … THE TRUTH … ?!?

THE TRUTH … About …

” The World ” …

THE TRUTH … About …

” Girls ” …

THE TRUTH … About …

” Life ” …

THE TRUTH … About …

” WHY ” … ???

Some FORSAKE … What’s RIGHT … ?!?!?

So …
What is … WRONG … ?

And …
What is … RIGHT … ?

That’s A Question that … ” Belongs ” …
In the … ” Annals of Time ” … !!! ….

So does anyone … CARE … ???
and are we … ” Prepared ” … !?!

For what may … become …
A World of ….. PROBLEMS ….. !!!

Do You ….
Think that your … STRONG … ?

Or …..
Think that your … weak … ?!?

DON’T Procrastinate Now … !!!
Take Your Chance … to … SPEAK … !!!

Before you’re …
FORCED To … FROWN … !!!

By Those who belong …
Somewhere …” Down South ” … !!!

Does your …
Future Look … ” SWEET ” … ?!?

Or ….
Does it Look … ” BLEAK ” … !?!

I Believe … The words be …

“Yo, Keep It REAL !”

Do You … TRULY FEEL … ?
That You’ve … Got A … Good Deal … !?!

In The … ” Circle of Life ” …
That SPINS Like … Wheels …

The Cycle … REVEALS … !!!

While MANY … “conceal” …

What’s REAL …
From THEMSELVES … !?!

Is that what comes … ?
From … Financial Wealth … !?!

Now ….
Knowledge of … ” SELF ” …
Leaves Many … UNWELL … !!!

” Dark Moods ” …
And … ” ISSUES ” …

Because Many … REFUSE … !!!!!

To Accept …
What is … TRUE …

I Wonder … ?
I DO … !!! …

But …..
What About … YOU … ???

Do You …
Have The Time …
To … OBSERVE … The Signs … ?

These Days …
Most Now … DON’T …

And …
That is … NO JOKE … !!!!!

Do You Ever … ” Kick Back ” …
Like The … ” Cat In The Hat ” … ?

Well I’m … NOT That Chap … !!!

But DO …
FILL My … Notepad …

Like … SHAZAAM’ …
Just Like That … !!! …

With Wordplay that … ” Maps ” …
Ways … OUT OF … ” Badlands …………………………………..

CONTROLLED …..
By … ” Those mans’ ” …

Who …
Like To Set … “TRAPS” … !!!

My …
Well Written … Text …

And …
Will to … EXPRESS …

OFFENDS and UPSETS …

” Those ” … Ladies and Gents …
Who … “EMBRACE” … Governments … !?!

So …
Let me … Just Ask You …

Are YOU …
One of Them … ???

Well ….
I’ve … Come to … EXPECT …
That THEY … Will REJECT …

EXPRESSION … Like This …
That … Has it’s … OWN SECT … !!!

” Poetic ” …
Well YES … !!!

” Spoken Word ” …
When it’s … SAID … !!!

But …..
Let me just … STRESS …

It’s UNIQUE …
Like A … ” Gem ” … !!!

When I …
Pick Up … My Pen …
and … Choose to … EXPRESS …
When I write a … ” Poem ” …

I’m …..
MUCH MORE …. Relaxed ……………………………………….
Than A Cat … Who’s … ” Laid Back ” …

IN FACT …
I’m … ” So Cool ” …

WELL SCHOOLED …
and ….. So Shrewd ….

That MY WORDS ….
FRIGHTEN Jerks … !!!!!

and ….
DIRTIES … Their Shirts … !!!!!

I REJECT………………………………………….The ABSURD … !!!

So am … QUICK TO … Defer …

Meeting Humans … whose views …
and Visions … Are … Blxurrrrrrreeeedddd … !!!!!

I’d Rather … ” Confer ” …
with those who … PREFER …
To INDULGE in … REASON …
and … “WISDOM FILLED” … Words … !!!

While Most …
NOW Appear …

To …
RATHER NOT ……………………………………………. hear … !!!

ANYTHING …
That … CONFIRMS …
Their … DEEPEST … of … Fears … !!!!!

ESPECIALLY if …
What is …. BLUrrrRRED ….

Becomes … CLEAR …

FEAR … Rules MUCH …
“Within” … Humans …

And Leaves …
Some … STUCK … !!!
With … NOWHERE TO RUN … !!!!!

Well REALITY … IS …
The … ” Spice of Life ” …
And RIGHT NOW … Has …

A … NASTY BITE … !!!!! …

Which is WHY I Write …
The Things … I Write …
Through … Simple Rhymes …
Kind of Like … THAT GUY …
Whose Face is … FELINE … !!!

But MY … ” Poetic Style ” …
Has It’s … OWN DESIGN … !!!!!

That’s … NOT CONFINED …
By FEAR … or … Pride …

So …..
WHATEVER … The Box …

I’m … WAY OUTSIDE … !!!!
And That’s A … FACT … !!!!!

So Remember This … ” Jack ” .. !!!

” I’m The Cat …
WITHOUT … The Hat … !!! “

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“Exclusion or Inclusion ???” … A Poem written by Big Virge 10/5/2005

An interesting subject on the basis of much that has surrounded recent Whitehouse events, as well as conversations between CERTAIN Russians and Americans, but this was written many moons before all the Political NONSENSE, of todays world ……

So …..

Exclusion or … ” Inclusion ” …
Which option do you … ” Choose ” … ???

Do you feel like …
… ” Your Inclusion ” …
is the passage to be … ” Cool ” … ?!?

Even if ….
The crew you … follow …..
is … “Full Of” … STUPID FOOLS … !!!!!

” FOOLS ” … who use …
Their … ” Snakeskin Shoes ” …
to make those … CRUCIAL …

….. ” Power Moves ” ….. !!!!!!!!!!

If … That’s You … ???
Is that … ” YOU ” … ?!?

Are you … REALLY …
being …… ” True ” …… !?!

or … living life …
in a … ” Human Zoo ” …

by this … I mean …
Your … Self-Esteem …
has … CLEARLY LOST …
it’s ….. ” Mr. Sheen ” …… !!!

You’re in a … ” Zone ” …
now FILLED WITH … ” Clones ” …
whose … ” Facade ” … is … TOUGH …
when ….. NOT ……. !!!! ……… alone …..

They change their ring …
” Without ” …. Dialling Tones ….
because they have …. such ….

….. ” Brittle Bones ” …..

They Claim to have …
A … ” Happy Home ” … !!!!!

But ….
FEAR … the thought …
of life …. ALONE ….

They … Surround themselves …
with … ” Superficial Friends ” …
throughout … their week …
and at …. ” Weekends ” ….

So ….. ???
Which do … YOU … prefer … ?!?

Exclusion … or .. Inclusion … ???

A life … Without Confusion …
A life … Without the Nonsense …
of … ” Agenda-Lead Collusion ” … !!!

Do You Need …….. ” Doors Open ” … ?

or … Do You … ? …

” Open them ” … YOURSELF … !?!?!

Do You … ???
want to make a … ” Difference ” …
or … Get Yourself … SOME WEALTH … ?!?

I try to keep …
My … ” Mental Health ” …
by ……………….. AVOIDING THOSE ……
who have ….. ” Foul Smells ” ….. !!!!!! …..

I trust in … ” God ” …
and TRUST … ” Myself ” …
to do … What’s … RIGHT … !!!

or … ” BURN IN HELL ” … !!! …

I BELIEVE … in this … !!!

YES … !!!!! …
Love Thyself … !!!

Love those …
Who Do … ” Love Themselves ” … !!!

WITHOUT …. VANITY …. !!!
or the …. ” HARD SELL ” …. !!!!!

These people … make …
Our World … ” UNWELL ” … !!!!!

Look in … ” Their Eyes ” …

They’re … TELLING LIES … !!!!!
to be …. ” Accepted ” ….
by ….. ” FAKE GUYS ” ….. ?!?!?

who … Just Can’t Take …

….. My Diatribe ….. !!!!!!!!!!!

This view … IS MINE … !!!
It’s NOT …. ” Divine ” ….

Don’t Feel …
… ” Inclined ” …
to ….. FALL IN LINE … !!!!!

Exclusion ….
” ISN’T ” …. My Design …. !!!

It’s been … ” Designed ” …
by ….. ” Simple Minds ” …
Who NEED … ” Inclusion ” …

…. ALL THE TIME …. !!!!!

Why do they … NEED IT … ?!?

They can … ” KEEP IT ” … !!!!!!!!

Im an … ” Exception ” …
with ……. ” Insight ” ……… !!!
EXCLUDE ME ….
If you … Feel That’s Right … !!!

At the end of the day …..
We’re … ALL GONNA DIE … !!!!!!

Those who … ” Exclude ” …
Will … ” Probably ” …. FRY …. !!?!!

” Finding ” …. INCLUSION ….
where …. LUCIFER LIES …. !!!!!

That’s …. NO SURPRISE …. !!!!!

…. ” Facades and Lies ” ….
Are Them …. ” DEFINED ” …. !!!!!
But … ” CAN’T DiSguIsE ” …
Their … ” Fraudulent Guise ” … !!!!

It … CAN’T … be wise …
to … Always hide …

YOUR ……………………..

….. “True Self” …….

Why be …. ” So Sly ” …. ?!?

That’s a … Question …
I DON’T … face … !!! …

because i’m … ME …
WHEREVER … I Be … !!!!!

I ….. DON’T NEED ….. !!!
These … PHONEY CLIQUES … !!!!!

What about …. YOU …. ?!?
Are you ….. TRUE ….. ?!?!?!?

Or ….
Do You … NEED … ?
These … POMPOUS CREWS … !?!

That’s …
Up to … YOU …

What do you choose … ?

” Exclusion … or … Inclusion ”

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This month’s subject is … ” Hair ” … written & performed by Big Virge

All i’ll say is this …

It is Truly … INCREDIBLE, to believe & see that, in AFRICA … !!?!!

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-37219471

The matter, of black peoples’ HAIR, is even being mentioned in discussions of how we should present ourselves, in this,

” APPARENT ” ….. Post Apartheid, Mandela legacy, South Africa !

So ….
ONCE AGAIN, for 2016 ….

This stuff is …
BEYOND A … F’ing Joke ….. !!!!!!

However, it is no surprise, surprisingly … to me, with my well … ?!?

Hair …. !!?!!

…. and the all too frequent, disrespectful, name calling comments, that I can barely remember, let alone mention, regarding the aforementioned, Hair … smh …

Blacks, Whites & Asians alike, as this piece states, have no shame in running talk on how mine, and clearly, other black peoples’ hair, grows free ….

Untidy … to them … maybe … ???
Unclean … well ladies, … !!!

I’ll take that, pepsi challenge, that’s it’s cleaner than a lot of y’all …

Pussies … !!!!!

LOL … !!!!!!!

and y’all, UPP-ity … Black Girls … turning up your noses to my kind of wild styled hair, well, you best not be running that, straight FAKE Horse, or, Indian Hair, that ain’t yours alright !!!!!

Anyhow …

Here it is … ” Hair ” …

A lil’ sumthin’ I wrote whilst treading Philadelphia’s streets, whilst on holiday, a few years ago ….

Recorded at CMI Studios, Barbados

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So, what’s been happening …. ? … written by Big Virge 21/3/2016

Yes Yes People ……. !!!

Goodness me, these posts are getting less and less frequent, but thankfully, for a change, in this instance, it’s because i’ve been as busy as those, now choosing to create, levels of fear, destruction and terror, across the globe … !!!!!

Belgium today, and of recent, Paris, Nigeria, The U.S., South Africa and heaven knows where else on this seemingly, god-forsaken planet of ours !

So, i’ve been busy getting down to some, musical creativity, which I shall be sharing shortly, but, travelling has drained me somewhat, and I have other dramatic changes, about to take shape, within my life, that will, in all honesty, avail me further separation from people, than I already have, but that’s a whole other post !!!

So, before I get to the interesting stuff, I cannot possibly ignore this Election Race, Sanders & Clinton vs The Trump road show, of well, Hoopla & Encouragement of well, free expression …..

Well, for him at least ….. !!!

I am hearing and seeing all sorts of strange talk, and even, support for Clinton, as if she’s some kind of saint ?

Disdain for Donald, as if he was literally, the duck who bears his name, being dismissed by everything & everyone as a blowhard, who is destroying the …

” Good Ol’ Values ”

of the ever so … ONCE GREAT U.S. of A-holes …..

Well, he seems to be doing a great job of making it easy to believe that America is filled with them !!!

At least, at the levels of society, where he and his pals are at !

Did I say pals ?

Hmmmm, well, they are clearly NOT SO PALLY now, or, are they … ???

I even heard a man tell me that he feels that Trump is doing, whatever it is his campaigning does, to help Clinton win ?!!!?

Well, anything’s possible when dealing with the multitude of …
Blood-sucking insects, that define the word, Poli – Tics’ ….. !!!!!!

It’s amazing to me though, that when elections are not at the forefront of everyones’ minds, that people seem to, pretty much, all concur that politicians are liars and cheats, and are not to be trusted, but, when Election time does come around, especially in as influential a country, as America is ….

People suddenly find ways to validate their supporting, as many now claim, the better of the evils being offered up …. ?!?

Well, now that I am watching the new Lucifer TV series, one has to wonder if people, as a matter of course, will accept wickedness on some …. ” Just because … “, basis, rather than deny wickedness, as soon as they sniff any sense of it, which you’d think a logical person would do, but in 2016, logical behaviour now seems to be as rare, as a Trump Rally that preaches love and unity, well almost … !!!

There are one or two stand up people left, but, I do literally mean, ” The Odd “, one or two !!!!!

Peoples’ memory spans, and / or, ability to dismiss things that they know deep down in their hearts, that they are uncomfortable with, is truly astonishing … !!!!!

…. but hey, we’re al about to get penned in, if Trump, or, Boko Haram, or ISIS, get their way right.

Did you get what I did ?

The best play on words I saw recently, is that the west put the IS … in CRISIS … !!!!!

One to think on …….

The wheels have definitely, been set in motion, via Mr. Trumps’ rather, INFLATED EGO, and rhetoric !!!!!

However, instead of censoring, or brandishing him as being essentially ….

” Brutally Frank “, with his opinions, be they, for the camera or not, people are letting his talk, limit their rational thinking, in my opinion !

It is unwise to suggest that he can’t win this presidential race, simply because of the level of monetary influence and power, that he has, it is also unwise to trust in people who are using, YOUR MONEY, to finance their bid for office !

Unless you are gonna be able to influence their policy movements, if they get the BIG JOB !!!!!

” Go Fund Me “, type campaigns, for presidential hopefuls, is so crazy to me, that I really don’t even think I can express what I feel about individuals, parting with their, hard earned cash, to put it into, what are, essentially, hot air balloons, which would be a suitable description for the likes of all those running their chops about doing what exactly ???

Making America … GREAT again,
Making America … Unified & Peaceful
Making America … Proud again

Blah di Blah Blah …
F’ing blah ….. !!!!!

I think people need to take a second, and maybe, check through the histories of the combatants, and really assess how trustworthy these people are, from Clintons admission of being essentially, down with the types of individuals who stood for the ideals of Eugenics and basically, white supremacy …..

Such as, Margaret Sanger, look her up, the video is somewhere to be found on the, “Inter-web”, and then maybe, all these women chatting the …

“Oh well, it’s about time a woman got into power in the US.” … CROTCH … !!!

…. might wanna, just check her credentials, from a historical standpoint, and then maybe re-think, just a little bit … ?!?

The sterilisation of black people, appears to have been one of Sangers’ beliefs, as being beneficial to the human races’ progression !?!

Can a woman who claimed to support such a person, be suitable for a country that can’t even get past colour, when it comes to the Oscars ?!?

As said, these days, I choose not to express my point of view so much, which is a personal choice, as it’s become clear that, it’s really becoming somewhat of a literal

FREE FOR ALL …. out there !!!

… from sexuality, and the progressive growth in the pushing of certain imagery, into the psyches’ of the generations to follow, to the continual, confusing situation regarding Muslims ?!?

Having just returned from the UK, for all the apparent, Anti-Muslim Sentiment, I really saw, no level of panic amongst those walking next to, and or, working with Muslims.

In fact, England seems, as it always does, to be a bed of roses, COLD & POOR Roses, for the most part !!!!!

However, nothing too thorny was on display ?!?

So, when the politicians, or aspiring ones, like Mr. Trump, run their gums about the same people, who they seem, moments later, to be happy to be shaking hands, and doing business deals with, people should just, STOP and THINK, for a second, before jumping on the first train to, ” Hatesville’ “, behind some talk that essentially, garners attention, and stirs up a melting pot, that, the normal, ” Average Joe “, has to dip his hand in and confront, on a daily basis, which is one, that in all reality, isn’t necessarily one, that scaremongers, like Nigel Farage & their ilk, keep spouting vitriol about, that states a need to retain, some sense I guess, of Sovereignty, in this, ever changing world of ours.

I always find it interesting, when a man on the street, like say, my good self, tells it as it is, and is, Immediately labelled as being ….

Aggressive, Vicious, or even, BRUTAL, in my use of language and expression ?

Well, now y’all DEFINITELY KNOW, what brutal talk is … and it ain’t coming from the likes of me !!!!!

It’s coming from a man whose in, designer, tailored, bespoke suits, and who is a business mogul who has buildings named after himself !!!

The type of man who has a TV Show, that many, who are trying to slam him now, have probably indulged in watching, and, dare I say, found entertaining !

I actually, quite like Donald Trump, simply because …..

If he’s lying about his feelings, to get to the BIG SEAT, he’s pretty good at it !!!

However, if he is exposing the REAL Attitudes, of those in the corridors of power, particularly, Republicans, and garnering support from Americans, for speaking the things that most, have been and are currently thinking, but won’t say, then I applaud him, because he’s about the ONLY one doing it, including Mr. Obama !!!!!

Mr. Trump has done so, in a way that isn’t covered in sweet talk, to get people to take a nice, small slice of the cake, while he eats big !

You know why …. ?

Because …..

He already eats BIG, and is basically telling the world, if I get to be THE MAN, there’s about to be some,

REAL CHANGE, UP IN THIS BITCH … !!!!!!

… and, the poor may not even get any of the loose change, that he ever has in his pockets, i’d suggest, if he ever has any loose change in his pockets, at all now !!!

The warning is a STARK ONE !!!

Things may just become, REALLY BRUTAL, if people don’t start to recognise that, nice suits, ties and fancy speeches, do not, good leaders make ….. !!!

What does ?

Well, if you can pick one, throughout American, Political History, then feel free to let me know ……

For the meantime, I suggest you look beyond the fancy talk, rhetoric and Political Hoopla, that is going on, and see through the show, cos they are all very impressive actors, who know how to give you a … DAMNED GOOD SHOW … !!!

but be careful of, what it all bodes …… !!!!!

Signing off for now, as I ease back & chill, whilst listening to some cool sounds, from the hands of Nitin Sawhney, and funnily enough, one of the tracks that came on whilst I was constructing this post was called,

” Serpents ” ……

I’ll say no more ……

For Now ….

Stay Blessed folks.

Virge

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“Double Standards” … A Poem written by Big Virge 29/11/2013

Yes Yes people ….. !!!

Well, it’s time to get … SERIOUS … once again people !

This subject of … ” Double Standards ” …. could be a book, rather than a poem, but, ya know sometimes, it takes something to happen in life, to inspire such a work, as the one I now post …..

To give you some background to where this has come from …..

A White guy I know, yes that’s right, I said it ….

He is WHITE, was showing himself to be supportive of UKIP / EDL, type ideals, in reference to Englands’, rising Islamophobia, and general distrust of immigrants, unless of course, they’re Aussies, South Africans, or Kiwis, and I don’t mean Maoris or Aborigines either ….

This individual, who used to live behind my London home, upon seeing that I actually take these matters, which of course, encompass British Racism, VERY SERIOUSLY !

…. took it upon himself, after referring to some kind of friendship, we apparently had, which was a figment of his Very, CLEARLY, vivid imagination…………

….. to drop the kind of lines, that, define the hypocrisy, and …

” Double Standards ”

…. that are prevalent in, Far Too Many, White Brits, especially when it comes to their,

” Oh So PRECIOUS ” …. Cun’ …

Ooopps, typo ….. COUNTRY !!!!!!!

…… So, he then took it upon himself, to advise me that he wasn’t aware that I was Englands’ version of Martin Luther King, and that I seemed quite happy to be in England, whilst I could live there & get paid … !!!!!

Well, as I then, quickly, had to explain to him, I would of left long ago, had my mother not needed me, due to my father leaving her, upon finding out that she had Multiple Sclerosis, which, this white boy should of been aware of, due to the …. VERY CLEARLY MARKED … DISABLED PARKING BAY … in front of our home, that he used to walk past, to go for a drink in the pub next to my house !!!!!

He then chose to apologise for his … ” Oversight ” …

TOO LATE !!!

Thus, this poem is, not only, a response to his rather, fast mouth, that clearly opens, before his brain pathways, allow any thought waves to be received !

It’s also a message to everyone, firstly, the black actors, complaining about not getting their trinkets for being, paid liars, by their white, puppet masters ?!?

Now, I know people don’t like to think these things, but logically, what are actors exactly ?

Well, let’s look at slaves, for a sec, shall we ?

They would of been, and in certain cases, still are directed, as to when to do things, and, more importantly, when they could, or should speak right ?

So, exactly how does that differ to having a director, who could quite conceivably, be a black, house negro, dictating his masters wishes, (being Hollywood), to the lesser, black slaves right, (The Actors) ?

So, how does it differ, well today ….

It’s the … LEVEL of PAY, that they now receive, right ……..

Think about it ……

Now, i’m not saying people should stop acting, or, making TV Programmes or films, because I like a good performance, like the next person, however, people need to recognise what they are watching, a person presenting a facade, to make you buy into the act they present, to make you believe, they are something, they are NOT !!!!!

Sound familiar at all people ???

I think it probably does for most of you, from friends, to partners, to politicians, leaders and business associates, and ESPECIALLY ….. ENTERTAINERS, who spend much of their lives, in front of cameras, or, behind microphones !!!!!

So, be they white or black, as Danny DeVito recently said, they all work for a rather, ” Elite Club “, of racists, in a country that has founded itself, on acts of Terrorism, against people of colour, from the moment they, as ……

Wait for it …………….

IMMIGRANTS …. !!!!!!

…. went and STOLE land, to claim for their own, to then, import black slaves, to labour for them, to profit in ways, that, set up legacy of … well …

I’d say ….. ” Double Standards ” ……

Let’s not forget the Oregon situation, and how it’s being handled by the police, regarding, FEDERAL LAWS … !!!!!!

…. that are seemingly, being BROKEN … !!!!!!

…. by a set of well, for want of a better phrase, gun toting, trailer park, rednecks, as opposed to the way the police handled the citizens of Baltimore & Ferguson, whose vindication for their behaviour, was due to the loss of life, NOT LAND, or the rights to use …… Again ……

STOLEN LAND !!!!!!

Oh and one last thing, one of the … BIGGEST … !!!!!!

Double Standards ….

…. that seems to see, little sign of changing, is the attitude of black people, towards black people who have, ” The Minerals “, to speak out against the system, that they claim, is still oppressing them ….

…. and is responsible for their lot !!!

Well, i’m not foolish enough to think that, it has had, no effect !

However, if the mere sound of a black voice speaking the truth about it, FRIGHTENS their arse, to the point where they immediately, show you that,

” You should be careful what you say, because they will come for you ! ”

The double standard they live by, may well be the one that they then quote, as being the reason any black who has done so previously, ends up dead, invariably in, dubious circumstances …… ?!?!?

Well, if they have to stand, pretty much, alone, it’s no surprise that in 2016, we are still making, petty stands, to gain a yard, to be driven back three …..

The COWARDICE, Yeah I said it … !!!

COWARDICE …. !!!!!!

… and, inability to, TRULY UNIFY as … A MOVEMENT !!!!!!

…. makes it pretty easy for the powers that be, to continue to do, what they’ve now been doing for Centuries, to live and maintain the double standards that they, not only live by, but the double standards that the masses live by, that, in the case of black people, can leave us dead, or fighting each other, or worse still, fighting over fame and fortune, rather than, fighting for equality as well as social & spiritual development, that helps us to grow as a unified people, who stand together, to ensure that the legacy of slavery, does not allow our lives to be taken and then deemed by the law, to be done so, with impunity ….

and more importantly, to stop white guys like the one who inspired this, running their chops, as if we should’t run ours when they get found out to be continuing with the very same wicked actions, that defend their …….

“Double Standards” …….

Well, my mind and body are neither penned, or, dead yet, but if speaking the truth is the cause of either, occurring in my future, well, as I said to a black man here in Barbados who, upon hearing a track of mine, exhibited the same attitude I spoke about above,

Remember ….

TRUE CREATIVITY, does not cower into a corner due to FEAR, and if it does, it’s simply not REAL …

and like the title of the poem states, stands buy …. ” Double Standards ” …..

You have been WARNED !

This is for : Stephen Lawrence, Christopher Alder, Anthony Walker, Trayvon Martin, their families, and all the others who have suffered, or, lost their life due to police, racism, or the racists who take pride in using the colour of a persons skin, to justify taking life !!!

So, do yourself the favour of NOT Listening, if The Truth, FRIGHTENS You, or, offends you, to the point of some, ignorant reaction …..

which probably proves that you also live by ….

Double Standards !!!!!!

Okay …. Rant Over …. !!!!!!!

Now, only click play if your … HARD ENOUGH, as the Brits’ like to say okay ……. !!!!!

One.

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“Evolvers” … A Poem written & performed by Big Virge

Yes Yes People ….. !!!

Having had a very calm, and quiet festive, after my …

Adventurous December … !!! … to, Pacific Coastlines and Landscapes, my first poetic offering of the year, is hopefully as inspiring, as it is, thought provoking ….

But in a more, PROGRESSIVELY EVOLVED Manner, than much that has been happening over the last few weeks …. !!!

From Paris to Nigeria bombings, to, US Madness, of a judicial & violent nature, to the, let’s say, not so evolved rhetoric, coming from the likes of Donald Trump, and his competition for the Whitehouse seat !!!!!

Anyway, from top to bottom, this is now, one of my favourites, and covers much that has occurred, and seemingly continues to occur within the ecology of Human Development …..

Take time with this one folks … !!!!!

because ….

Even if the word, ” Evolvers “, doesn’t actually exist in the Oxford, Posh Dictionary, it’s now, one of MY OWN, and what it’s inspired, reflects on much that happens in this crazy world of ours ….

Everyday …..

BELIEVE IT … !!!!!

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