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Borrowing, Yes Loan Advice 101.

January 31, 2013 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Have you noticed the television commercials that offer loans of various kinds or other enticements such as auto leases and insurance policies for the elderly? These commercials are laden with information that appears on the screen for a few seconds and is too small to read. On the radio these kinds of ads have a spokesperson... [Read more...]

Black History Month: The Foundation for Societal Progression.

January 31, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What is the significance of Black history to Black/African Americans? In essence, to this race of people, to know one’s history is to truly and intimately appreciate, understand, and leverage one’s innate, unbreakable strength.  Dr. Carter G. Woodson, father of Black History Week, which later became Black History Month,... [Read more...]

Is Chivalry Dead In Society Today?

January 31, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Some say chivalry died long ago while others stay it still exists. There is a third group, particularly within the African-American community, that has another opinion causing an interesting discourse. The idea of chivalry being dead is not disputed but the reason behind its death is. Are black women and their independent attitudes... [Read more...]

Hadiya Pendleton; Honor Student Performs for Obama’s Inauguration and is Shot a Few Blocks from His Home.

January 30, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A 15-year old girl was excited to perform before President Obama at his inauguration last week in Washington DC.  But just a few days later, excitement turned to tragedy when she was gunned down in close proximity to the president’s house.  Hadiya Pendleton lived on the south side of Chicago, a place that has become nothing... [Read more...]

You Might Walk Over, But You Limpin’ Back!

January 30, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This video(see below) is a clear example of how the black woman is out of control! Both of these Sisters, use the most vile and disrespectful language when speaking to the security guard(a Brother). They called him out of his name, and even had their children(mostly young boys)attack the Brother’s manhood by calling him... [Read more...]

Why Black History Month Is the Shortest and Coldest Month of the Year.

January 30, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)   Have you ever wondered why February is Black History Month, the coldest and the shortest month of the year? Here is why. It was begun by historian Carter G. Woodson in 1926. At first it was called Negro History Week, and was observed during the second week in February in honor of Abraham Lincoln, whose birthday is February... [Read more...]

Black People Move On?

January 30, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many of us deny it, but we have American mindsets. Why wouldn’t there be an American mindset for us? Very few of us are actually free thinking and enlightened, otherwise there would be no word for enlightened, which takes work to become. Only in America would a group of people be captured, enslaved, beaten, raped and tortured,... [Read more...]

The Obama divide in the Black community.

January 30, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Some people believe that President Barack Obama has done nothing for the African American community and that he just flat out ignores his own people. But the other side of the argument is that we as a people have become too dependent upon our commander in chief. Now before I begin both sides make a compelling argument and I agree... [Read more...]

Keeping Mr. Right.

January 29, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) REVEALED (—— DAMAGED There is something to be said about a beautiful black man. Not only does he command attention, his mere presence make your heart skip a beat and your body temperature rise. He makes you think of naughty things you swore to your mamma you would never do and lie to your girlfriends about doing. ... [Read more...]

Black America; The Problem is Darkness.

January 29, 2013 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As a people, in particular a nation – we some dumb folk. I really wanted to use another word that conjoins a female parent with the act of copulation, but that is beside the point. I know I have been harping on the inadequacy of the general populous in concert with what is supposed to be leadership, especially as it pertains... [Read more...]

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