PROTIP Phriday VI: Unbreak The Internet (With Duct Tape)

Amazing what $12.50 can get you these days...
Amazing what $12.50 can get you these days…

TWO SECOND GOTDEGREES PSA: Check out the new GotDegrees logo (courtesy of logogarden.com)! Now that we’ve been around for a bit and gotten some good exposure, I figured it was a good time to make it official and get one made that wasn’t something pieced together in Photoshop in 5 minutes…

Anyway, TGIPPThank God it’s PROTIP Phriday!

After a work situation early this week almost had me at the end of my rope (and hating anything under the age of 21 years old) and after bearing my black, corrupted soul to you all on Wednesday (for a very good cause- and thanks so much to all who responded positively!), it’s time for yet another round of PROTIPs. I’ve also got a WONDERFUL surprise for you at the end of this post as a token of my appreciation for your support and appreciation over the past six weeks. Really- it’s amazing. You’ll love it.

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Protip Phriday IV: Dear White People… Edition

DEAR WHITE PEOPLE: Please explain why THIS ever became famous.
DEAR WHITE PEOPLE: Please explain why THIS ONE ever became famous.

Happy Halloween and welcome back for yet another PROTIP Phriday! We’re on the verge of our one-month anniversary here at GotDegrees, and after having the privilege of watching Dear White People on the last PP, I felt inspired by the main character Samantha White’s radio show that provides Whites on her campus with tips on dealing with Black students and engaging with Black culture. I enjoyed her tips so much, I’m going to see her snark and raise her some epic shade by coming up with some of my own Dear White People PROTIPS.

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Thank You & Introducing… Protip Phridays!

I'd put something snarky here, but it's probably a better idea to express my genuine thanks...
I’d put something snarky here, but it’s probably a better idea to express my genuine thanks…

First, before we get into today’s actual content, I want to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who has read one of my earlier posts, subscribed, shared a post with others or just has generally been supportive of this project. As of the time I’m writing this, the blog is hovering close to 1,400 well over 1,500 total views and growing- less than two weeks after my initial post on October 1st! I’ve been really humbled by the response- trust that there’s much more coming in the future that I hope you’ll enjoy.

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