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The “Dwyane Wade Gabrielle Union Fiasco

Well, this is awkward.

To think, right after I seen the Dwyane Wade’s Christmas card with him, Gabrielle Union, and the kids do we come to hear that he supposedly has an outside child on the way. We ALL know that the fecal matter exploded while the fan was going. There was nothing but mess […]

Hunter Yelton and the Destroying of Innocence

When I think about my youth, I think of all the crazy things I had done. I recall things such as falling in love with the wrong girl just to get my feelings hurt. I remember getting in fights with people I would later love and respect. I even remember getting my butt beat […]

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    That Awkward Moment When We Realize Some Black Women Are Lost

That Awkward Moment When We Realize Some Black Women Are Lost

 

(Note: this is not a knock against all Black women. This is just a response to a video that bothered me. Please enjoy.)

Apparently, Black women have an image problem.

I was watching a video entitled “Should Black Women Care About Their Image?” created by the “queen of swirling” Christelyn Karazin. While I know that she […]

That Awkward Moment When Justice Suffers from Affluenza

Gross injustices are nothing new. We see these situations all the time. From the man getting falsely accused of a crime to the person that is found not guilty when they clearly are responsible, injustice is becoming a common occurrence. It has become so commonplace that we, as a people, should expect it to […]

Dead Beat Moms – Glitch or Future Epidemic?

One of my good friends brought up a scenario that I found hard to believe. I wanted to share this with you all and expound upon it more for the sake of gaining knowledge:
 So this ex-Marine and I were talking about his disability. He got shot in Iraq and they kicked him out and […]

Dear Black Women – Where Do You Find These Lames?

I knew this situation was coming. I knew I would get into a circumstance where I feel the inspiration to acknowledge some madness that I have seen on the internet. I know that many people felt a certain way about race and race relations. I also figured that there would be more people out […]

Proof of Power – The 52 Book Project

It is time for me to make a change before the school year even starts.

I have been thinking long and hard about one of the aspects of my life that I am lacking in: reading books. While I do read “sometimes”, I don’t read enough books on a consistent basis. Also, I am noticing […]

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    Some Relationships are Meant to be Short Term – Plain Truth 103

Some Relationships are Meant to be Short Term – Plain Truth 103

Have you ever been in a situation in which you are having a great time, yet you know it is not meant to last? It is probably one of those moments where you want to enjoy the situation for as long as possible. You even grow comfortable in it. Still, you know that the […]

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    The Epidemic of Black Bitterness and Self Hatred – Plain Truth 102

The Epidemic of Black Bitterness and Self Hatred – Plain Truth 102

Throughout my few years of blogging, I have always been amazed at some of the responses that I receive. Some of them are overwhelmingly positive. Others? Not so much. However, I am still thankful for the fact that I can sometimes illicit a response.

Yet, it is one of those responses to my blog that […]

Love, Family, and The Best Man Holiday

Damn, this was a great movie. Although people may knock it for being either overly sentimental or predictable, I feel that it covered some real issues. It actually took on some modern world situations and made them fitting for movie viewing. Yet, it never lost the reality of how situations play out. Mixing all […]