Tired Of People Mispronouncing Your Name? A Poetry Champion Named Sha'Condria Is Too.

Sha'Condria "iCon" Sibley had a big name stamped on her birth certificate. After having a few years to understand the implications, she wrote this poem. It's good.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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