Author Archives: Chris

I'm a thirty year old man who likes Medicine For Melancholy.

Are You Not Entertained?.

We get it. He’s funny. They’re all funny. The bad perm, the missing teeth, the gold teeth, the head wraps, the amusing diction, the head nods and the crooked smiles. Its all funny. Add a pinch of extraordinary circumstances and bake at 350° a ...

Love Diagnosis.

At one point in my life…for a solid two years, House was my absolute favorite television show. I have a thing for medical dramas and “who-done-its” and House, in my opinion, perfectly merged the two tropes. Every season there would be a ...

Quick observations from a wedding.

Being the gangsta that I am, I usually run with a crew. The cast of characters in my crew have changed over the years depending on where I am in life metaphorically and physically, but I’ve usually always managed to get a few other folks to engage in ne ...

Hating Well.

I was on the phone last Friday with a friend while watching the Lakers/Warriors game with the sound muted. I’m not a fan of either team and generally wouldn’t have too much interest in watching these two particular teams, but there was buzz ar ...

The Last Temptation of Chris.

Against my better judgement, last night I saw Temptation in the theatre. Here are three quick things that are on my mind after my experience yesterday. *****SPOILER ALERT*** Its terrible. Observation #1 Jurnee Smollett-Bell is fine. She was the best part ...

What Is Deserve?.

I was killing a few minutes  hours an entire Friday night on Twitter and I came across some retweets from a guy that I follow. He was retweeting relationship conversations he was having with his follows. Not an uncommon occurrence on black twitter1. Well ...

What Hip Hop Is Missing Part 1.

http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=B8wfWO06yp8 That video was awesome, right? Jimmy Fallon has come a long way since he was ruining sketches by laughing during his Saturday Night Live days and Justin Timberlake is…well, Justin Timberlake. Add in some hip h ...

A Little Housekeeping.

Whats up folks? Today I want to do a bit of house keeping and let you know a bit about things we have coming up here at Tha Well. Housekeeping: We want this site to be a discussion and as interactive as possible. This means we need you all to make comment ...

How Many Of Us Have Them?.

The older you get, the harder it is to make friends. A child can’t help but make friends. Even the weird kid who eats glue and smells like (non human) urine can meet a few folks who enjoy the taste of Seabiscuit too. Even in college I had no trouble ...