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Kobe Bryant Files: ‘The Superman Edition’.

April 30, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Kobe Bryant legacy continues this spring as the perennial All Star and part time Superhero leads his 3rd seeded Lakers into the 2012 NBA playoffs against the scrappy Denver Nuggets – a younger, hungrier team who‘s looking to thrash Kobe Bryant and  hopefully send him into playoff oblivion – once and for all. Slim... [Read more...]

Five Reasons To Go Nuts…For Nuts!

April 30, 2012 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Nuts have gone front and center on the stage of eating, and for good reason. Why? Well, not only do they provide a host of nutrients but they are delicious and a versatile addition to any diet. Here are 5 reasons nuts add up in the nutrition department. 1. They keep you full. According to a 2008 review of weight and nuts, there... [Read more...]

Asians pimping The Black Community, Especially Black Women.

April 30, 2012 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Sista Talk, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I know a lot of you Neo-Negroes just got scared. But I’m not talking about shooting, cutting or stabbing. No, I’m talking about ECONOMIC WAR! If not now, then when? God knows the Asians declared Economic war on black America decades ago and their success has been phenomenal. They literally came up with a plan to take... [Read more...]

98.7 KISS FM, 107.5 WBLS Merge in NYC.

April 30, 2012 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The African-American radio audience in the New York City region was shocked yesterday when they learned that two iconic radio stations and longtime rivals, WRKS-FM (98.7 KISS-FM) and WBLS-FM (107.5 BLS), would merge on Monday. The singular station – WBLS-FM – signals the end of 98.7 KISS-FM and brings to a close a storied... [Read more...]

Video Vixen Melyssa Ford guest speaker at NAACP Convention.

April 30, 2012 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You can imagine the shock in my face when I saw a recent invitation to the Leadership 500 Summit, sponsored by the NAACP.  On the list of featured attendees was video vixen Melyssa Ford, whose website shows that she enjoys “leading” young women to make money with their body parts.  Also on the list were representatives... [Read more...]

Good Intentions On The Path To Black Male Achievement.

April 29, 2012 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) With dismal graduation rates, and a widening ‘achievement gap’ of people pursuing an associate of arts in business administration and other degrees, organizations throughout the country are racing to develop and implement Black male achievement initiatives. From several big name foundations, to the overlooked grassroots community... [Read more...]

Pregnancy Pact, A New trend among Black Teens.

April 29, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I want to thank HelloBeautiful.com for sharing this picture of a group of teen moms proudly sporting their baby bumps on Facebook.  Apparently, a baby in your belly has become the ultimate accessory, instantly turning you into the most fashionable girl at your school.  I can hear the collective gasps and head shaking coming... [Read more...]

How Bright is Your Light?

April 29, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This week, I would like to remind you of one of your most important “divine assignments” – being a light that draws people closer to God. No matter what your purpose in life, this is an underlying mission: Living your life in such a way that people say to themselves, “There’s something different... [Read more...]

Yes Texas Systematically Removing Black Males From Public Schools.

April 29, 2012 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) African Americans have traditionally valued and reinforced the importance of education, but recent generations serve to show the opposite. Not to abrogate personal responsibility for the lack of many African Americans noting the significance of reading and math, or even having a semblance of comprehension of the economic crisis... [Read more...]

Beyonce and The Limits of Beauty.

April 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) At 30-years-old, 15 years in the music industry, 16 Grammys and countless awards, accolades and starring roles in films later, Beyonce Knowles Carter is finally named “World’s Most Beautiful Woman” by People magazine.  When I first learned of the title gifted to Beyonce I was nonplussed. It made sense. Kind of like when... [Read more...]

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