Flip Wilson’s Geraldine Jones Vs. Tyler Perry’s Madea – At Odds or same message?

I may be showing my age here, but when I grew up in America they used to have T-shirts which said “The Devil Made Me Do It!

It was pretty much the battle-cry of Geraldine Jones, the transvestite alter-ego of comedian Flip Wilson. Until I watched an episode of Black Enterprise’s “Our World,” it never occurred to me to link this wild ‘woman‘ of the 70’s to another “pistol-packin’ mama” from the 21st Century – Madea…

Follow on Instagram

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.


add a comment

Some HTML is OK

or, reply to this post via trackback.

  • My Bdos Lottery Top Up 20201
  • Julie Bridal Gowns336x280
  • SG Coop Ad Christmas Cards 336 x 280 01 1
  • 120x600 1st Gear Bajan Reporter SigniaGlobe