By Victoria Uwumarogie & Veronica Wells
When “The Cosby Show” hit the airwaves few could have imagined that it would eventually come to represent a cultural phenomenon. For the first time ever, America was introduced to a successful, two parent black household. It was clear that Bill had a message to send. Black families could be well-off, dignified and funny all at the same time. Of course when you’re trying to paint a certain type of picture of “the black family” you can’t neglect your attire. While the Cosby cast ensembles never distracted us from the plot or the humor of the show, we definitely noticed. Take a look.