Hurricane Harvey? Black Twitter more concerned about fight night

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor facing off in Brooklyn, New York (Photo courtesy of Rosie Cohe /SHOWTIME)
Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor facing off in Brooklyn, New York (Photo courtesy of Rosie Cohe /SHOWTIME)

Despite the fact that Hurricane Harvey is bearing down on the state of Texas, some folks on Twitter are more concerned about the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight. The warnings of 130 mph winds, 30 inches of rain and alligators roaming the street have many wondering if their cable or satellite TV service will work for the $99.99 Pay-Per-View event.

Some of the tweets even blamed comedian Steve Harvey, here are just a few:

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.



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