2018 December : ThyBlackMan

Sunday, December 16, 2018


Half-Life 3 Release and Valve VR Headset Rumors Likely True.

December 15, 2018 by  
Filed under Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Half-Life 3 is coming and the game will come bundled with Valve’s new VR headset and ‘Knuckles’ controllers, says a report. Leaked images of a new virtual reality headset appeared on Imgur hinting at the possibility of a new headset developed by Valve. The prototype of the headset shown in the images bears the logo of... [Read more...]

6 Ways to Make Money While Unemployed.

December 15, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Money, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We currently reside in a time of the “gig economy”. TechTarget.com defines the gig ecomony as a free market system in which temporary positions are common and organizations contract with independent workers for short-term engagements. A study ty Inuit predicts that by the year 2020, at least 40 percent of American workers... [Read more...]

Meeting Her Family During the Holidays.

December 15, 2018 by  
Filed under Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The holidays are coming up and that beautiful woman you’ve been dating is ready for you to meet the family.  You’ve been thinking about taking things to the next level anyway but you’re a little nervous about meeting her family.  Don’t be, unless you’re a jerk, just be you.  We all want to make great first impressions. ... [Read more...]

Where Are The ‘New’ Conservative Fighters.

December 14, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Let me be blunt. It’s obvious to me that the political right needs a fighting force—an organized ground level force built for the political conflicts of the 21st century. Politics has become a contact sport. This force must be unlike many GOP political figures who want to avoid contact and seem obsessed with being admired... [Read more...]

President Donald Trump’s Imaginary Wall.

December 14, 2018 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Throughout Donald Trump’s campaign for the presidency, he repeatedly promised to build a high, impenetrable, concrete wall along America’s nearly 2,000-mile border with Mexico. And he further promised that it wouldn’t cost American taxpayers one red cent, saying he would make Mexico pay for it. “Who’s going to pay... [Read more...]

Brothers Don’t Accept the Double Standard.

December 14, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Women are coming to the realization that they are worth having a partner that is supportive, loving, successful, driven and uplifting. They don’t have to settle for the brother with no vision. They don’t have to deal with mental, emotional, spiritual nor physical abuse. They deserve to be respected and have their space respected.... [Read more...]

A New Dimension of Treatment: 5 Medical Conditions Marijuana Is Proven to Help With.

December 14, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Marijuana has been making headlines across the United States for several decades now but even more so over the last few years. On last report, 33 states had decriminalized cannabis in all forms, and 10 others have approved its use for medical purposes. Numerous others have legalized medical marijuana but placed heavy restrictions... [Read more...]

Jazz Musician Kenny G Doesn’t Have Many Black Fans.

December 14, 2018 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A loyal reader recently sent me a communication suggesting an article that addressed “Why African-Americans hate Kenny G so much.” In all honesty, the communication made me laugh aloud. However, my laughter had little to do with the question being ridiculous; rather, the request caused me to revisit inextricable issues such... [Read more...]

Film Review; Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

December 13, 2018 by  
Filed under Ent., Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “It’s not possible. I’m a normal kid!” Famous last words. That’s what’s on the lips of teenager Miles Morales as he goes through a change in life. No, not puberty. The young Blatino brother from Brooklyn has been bitten by a radioactive spider and his life has changed forever. And so did the legend of Spider-Man... [Read more...]

More Black Male Educators May Not Result In A Major Performance Boost For Black Male Students.

December 13, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Maybe it is due to age or experience gleaned from spending so many years studying the black male experience in American school districts. Regardless of its genesis, I can attest to being tired of half-truths transported via inept analysis that does little to impact the lagging academic performance of black males in U.S. school... [Read more...]

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