The trailer of #TheColorPurple was released yesterday and this legendary cast isn't holding anything back. Are you just as excited as us to see these stars bring this story to life, yet again!?

When the announcement that The Little Mermaid would be played by Halle Bailey, a black 19-year-old singer, some of the world (see: white people) went mad. But why? Turns out there's a long historical pattern of this behavior.