Why not us
Why not us
We’ve all heard of Betty Boop. But how many of you knew that she was based off of a BLACK woman.
Yes Betty Boop was based off of Ms.Esther Jones known by her stage name “Baby Esther”. She was an African-American singer and entertainer of the 1920’s. Her singing trademark was “Boop oop da doop” hence the name Betty Boop! She performed regularly at the cotton club in Harlem,New York.
No no honey. You’re thinner than me, not prettier.
girl, you betta come through with the beautiful truth!!!
MAAAAAAAAM! Where can I get this!?!
A representation of a Black family where the wife isn’t lighter than her husband and the little girl isn’t biracial.
WHO DIDN’T PUT THEIR TRAY-TABLE UP?
she looks exactly like her dad!
Im not crying its my allergies. Im allergic to childhood pains
I’M ACTUALLY CRYING
fresh line up…
so many questions about what that mouth do
"See this girl? Maybe this girl, she put wind in your sails. Maybe she’s your first great one."
- A Bronx Tale
Wow! Oh my goodness!
she’s a dream.
She’s like I’m too beautiful, don’t touch me