Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Picture: Africa in perspective

Talking about keeping things in perspective... As an African, one of the things that annoys me most is ignorant generalizations about the continent. People are wont to talk about Africa in unitary terms, ignoring the fact that the continent is really really big and extraordinarily diverse. Consider the following next time you're tempted to say something like "Africa is...":

(Via Doobybrain)


  1. Dude, you stole the picture I was going to use for the Carnival... evil.

  2. haha... sorry... You can still use it!