Today at Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem, NY, an AARP State delegation
met with members of the press, financial experts, entrepreneurs, Harlem
business owners and officials from Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office to
release troubling findings from a recent survey entitled, “High Anxiety: NYC African American Gen X and Boomers Struggle with Stress, Savings and Security.”
In his special "Kill the Messenger," comedian Chris Rock reflected on his home and
neighborhood in Alpine, New Jersey. He then did what he does best: he began riffing on his own life to make outlandishly humorous, yet
relentlessly biting racial commentary. In this case, its part of a larger narrative about black homeownership.