2019 August : ThyBlackMan

Monday, December 16, 2019


What’s Featured in the iOS 13.1 Beta.

August 31, 2019 by  
Filed under Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On August 28th, Apple dropped the iOS 13.1 beta. When it officially releases next month, it’s supposed to have a ton of new and improved features. Of course, expect the company to roll out the announced features over the lifespan of iOS 13. As for the iOS 13.1 beta, there’s only a few of mentioned features. Actually, you... [Read more...]

Should You Pick Up The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus.

August 31, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) So, the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 dropped earlier this month and it’s everything that was expected. After all, if Samsung gets anything right it’s the Galaxy and the Galaxy Note line of devices. I mean, sure they had that issue with the Galaxy Note 7 and its exploding batteries back in 2016. And yes, around 2.5 million devices... [Read more...]

D. Làszlò Cohaim’s Tale in the West: All Man’s Land.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are stories that seem to be mainstream…person is lost on a journey for some measure of redemption, vengeance or longing. However, there are very few books I have come across set against a western background that address the social ills of the time vividly. Mystery seems to be woven into the fabric of this story and the... [Read more...]

From Player To Coach; Pay Your Coach!!

August 29, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  When I first started in the Indianapolis broadcast market, I started off at minimum wage as a rewrite man and board operator.  In those days, I remember that minimum wage was around $3.25 or so…but, we got full-ride benefits from the employer, including major medical.  In broadcasting, you can be shown the door for just... [Read more...]

Donald Trump Is Right on the China Threat.

August 28, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President Trump’s latest foray into the world of international economics — his ongoing trade war with China — has been widely derided by his critics. It’s been derided on the grounds that there is no long-term strategy; on the grounds that the trade war will not be, as Trump has bragged, “good and... [Read more...]

What The Pursuit Of A Chicken Sandwich Tells Us About Black America’s Skewed Priorities.

August 28, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I’ve learned never to say that “I’ve seen it all” when it comes to my people because we are extreme in everything that we do. The fact that our people are the best at whatever they choose to engage in is nothing new. Consider for a moment the African-Americans who have succeeded against all the odds. Names such as... [Read more...]

2019‘s must-see college football games featuring HBCUs.

August 28, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) College football is one of the most popular sports in North America. We are mere days away from the beginning of the first college football games of the 2019 season and it is exciting to see teams compete along with the atmosphere that only a college or university can provide. While a large amount of focus in college football... [Read more...]

NFL; The Early Retirement Effect & Mental Health’s Relationship To It.

August 28, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Even though I’ve never been too big of an NFL football watcher, but recently, Ex-Colts QB Andrew Luck had announced his retirement from The NFL after 8 years in the league. That announcement had sent shockwaves throughout not only the entire league, but as well as the entire sports world.  As shocking as Luck’s retirement... [Read more...]

While 2020 Democrats Fight A Civil War, The Republicans Are Fixing Health Insurance.

August 28, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There’s a civil war brewing on health care. While many of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidates support some version of Medicare for All, others aren’t ready to give up on ObamaCare—and Kamala Harris is trying to have her cake and eat it too. “KamalaCare” would apparently move the country to Medicare... [Read more...]

Ramey’s Guide To Elective Office For Men. (Part 5)

August 28, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  A true story to lead off in our batting cage warm-up session. A young man, out for his first political office, won the primary and defeated his challenger from within his party by a two-to-one margin.  He was looking forward to taking a few weeks off and resting up for the campaign trail to the general election in November. ... [Read more...]

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