Based on bill cosby's pound cake speech where a niggar gets shot in the head because his cousin wanted the pound cake he stole, meaning killing is just routine reaction to bad manners. About two decades later, cosby made a second splash with his now infamous “ pound cake speech” at the may 2004 naacp awards dinner honoring the 50th anniversary of brown v board in the speech, cosby contended that some african americans were not “keeping their part of the bargain. Stream drake | jay-z | pound cake instrumental with les brown motivational speech | success music by success music now from desktop or your mobile device. Bill cosby famous pound cake speech delivered in may 2004 at an event to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the brown v board of education supreme court de. The speech, which came to be known as the 'pound cake speech,' launched a second career for cosby as a social critic who found supporters both on the american right and within the black community for his message that the black community's real obstacles to social advancement were personal and. The so-called pound cake speech, delivered to the naacp in 2004, may, in fact, have helped lead to his downfall in the lengthy and meandering speech, cosby railed against black women for supposedly having children by five, six different men and bemoaned the existence of black men with pants. Mr cosby's remarks, which also included the observation that not all incarcerated blacks are political prisoners (''people getting shot in the back of the head over a piece of pound cake, and then we run out and we are outraged'') were meant to frame the complexities of black struggle 50 years after brown,.
In 2004's pound cake speech, cosby demanded that black people be responsible for themselves. Corrected: bill cosby's moralizing—including his famous “pound cake” speech— has spurred a judge to order release of court documents that excerpt an embarrassing deposition in which the comedian admitted securing quaaludes with the intention of giving them to women with whom he hoped to have. “people getting shot in the back of the head over a piece of pound cake then we all run out and are outraged, 'the cops shouldn't have shot him' what the hell was he doing with the pound cake in his hand” i'm in the uk so i wasn't aware of this speech, or what 'pound cake' was looked it up to see if it. It's going on 10 years since your pound cake speech a lot of people loved and a lot of people hated what you had to say in 2004 would you make the same speech today there's a fellow, his name is earl lloyd, who wrote a very wonderful book [“moonfixer: the basketball journey of earl lloyd”.
He's preached that african-american males need to man up and stop blaming others for their failures, care for their children and clean up gibberish-laden speech “looking at the incarcerated, these are not political criminals,'' cosby said in the so-called “pound cake'' speech he delivered at a 2004. Yes it does but not many people knows it thats why i didn't step up earlier to push back on bill cosby's behalf which i think could make a difference i only stept forward because i saw that it was an obvious lynching, to which i am very sensetive 0 replies 0 retweets 0 likes reply retweet retweeted like. Oprah winfrey: 50th anniversary of the march on washington speech transcript and video mahatma ghandi: response to quit india movement speech transcript princess diana: responding to landmines:a modern tragedy and its consequences transcript bill cosby: pound cake speech transcript audio president. “looking at the incarcerated, these are not political criminals,” he said, in a speech hailed by conservatives everywhere “people getting shot in the back of the head over a piece of pound cake then we all run out and are outraged, 'the cops shouldn't have shot him' what the hell was he doing with the.
Bill cosby's self-righteous moralizing finally did him in in 2009, some five years after he'd delivered his now-notorious “pound cake speech,” cosby released a. Though long a symbol of responsible parenthood — model tv dad, doctor of education, proud supporter of temple university — bill cosby etched his legacy in stone with a speech in 2004 that took black parents to task it became famous as the “pound cake” speech for this passage: “looking at the. Download cbnnews cbn news news egr136 hd720 bill cosby funny man comedian no child left behind act lawmakers george bush education congress the cosby show dr heathcliff huxtable pound cake speech naacp brown v board of education black community statistics john stokes michael eric dyson is bill cosby right.
During the 2004 naacp awards ceremony at washington, dc, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the landmark case brown vs board of education , bill cosby delivers a speech, which would be subsequently referred to as “the pound cake speech, criticizing the lifestyle and lack of parenting in the. Drake has been sued over the spoken word sample that introduces his jay z- featuring nothing was the same track pound cake/paris morton music 2, tmz reports the sample comes from jazz musician jimmy smith's 1982 song jimmy smith rap although the liner notes reflect that the sample was.
But it's more alarming when you go back to the popular 'pound cake' speech he gave more than a decade ago at an naacp commemoration event, that we continue to be shocked at his hypocritical ways in the speech he throws the black american community under the bus with gross inaccuracies about. People getting shot in the back of the head over a piece of pound cake then we all run out and are outraged, “the cops shouldn't have shot him” what the hell was he doing with the pound cake in his hand (laughter and clapping) i wanted a piece of pound cake just as bad as anybody else (laughter) and i looked at it and.
How cosby's 'pound cake' speech helped lead to his downfall in federal court and the public consciousness, his moralizing accelerated the cultural backlash against him and provided evidence that would be used against him at trial bill cosby matt archer / getty. A year ago, bill cosby set off a national debate in a speech to the naacp where he criticized poor blacks in sometimes harsh language moreover, cosby seems to offer justification for the police killing a young black for a trivial offense ( the theft of a coca-cola or pound cake), neglecting the heinous. When bill cosby delivered a speech at an naacp event commemorating the 50th anniversary of brown vs board of education in 2004, he probably imagined it would be controversial after all, in his remarks the legendary comedian urged his fellow african americans to stop blaming racism for their woes.