Awkward Black Girl is Back, Still Awkward

Brittani’s Team Pick:

Guess what’s back! My seasonal allergies, not the McRib, and “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl!” The first season of the Issa Rae created webseries was such a huge success that it’s now hosted on Pharell‘s youtube channel. I bet he caught wind that Riese likes the series so he snatched it right up. If you’ve never seen the show, go watch the first episode right now.

That's a gay smirk

 If you watched the first season, you’ll be glad to know the second season is officially in swing. I don’t want to spoil anything but there might be a woman that very much enjoys the company of other women this season (played by Giselle Ramirez). And by might be I mean definitely yes. Worth mentioning–the music is as ridiculous as ever. Check out “The Sleepover” below.

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Brittani Nichols is a Los Angeles based comedy person and creator of "Words With Girls." She is currently on a 'turn on your read receipts' crusade. Follow her on Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat @bishilarious.

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  1. love the perspective on the awkwardness of thinking someone is gay when they aren’t!
    at an old job (…that I kept for a week), a bunch of new employees were talking and a guy asked myself and another girl why we went to a women’s college. she answered “because I’m a lesbian!” and I already thought she was a lesbian actually, so I laughed, said “fuck yeah” and held my fist out for a bump. She was more of a ignorant young thing than awkward, so she physically stepped away from me horrified but WHATEVER, choosing to think of everything mortifying as hilarious is the best decision I ever made.

  2. I can’t express how much I love this show. I only have one other friend who watches it, though, so I can’t be all DID YOU SEE IT OMG nearly as much as I would like.

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