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Saturday, September 20, 2014


White Man Claiming to be Me, didn’t Know I was Standing Behind Him?.

September 19, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I was at a flea market this weekend and I came across a white guy claiming to be selling Native American artifacts, antiques and collectibles. He was loud, boisterous and telling people he was part Cherokee. He was literally claiming to be a member of my tribe, my ancestry and my family; basically claiming to be me. Of course... [Read more...]

Politics; Disingenuous Mess in the U.S.

September 19, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “I think it’s time we stop/Children, what’s that sound?/Everybody look – what’s going down?” Those lyrics – from Buffalo Springfield’s classic 1967 song “For What It’s Worth” are as timely as ever right now. In 2014, disingenuousness in America is prevalent. It’s all around us. The word disingenuous... [Read more...]

Barack Obama and The Kenyan Weed Affair.

September 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There’s so much ugliness going on in the world, and so many heavy issues going on in my personal life, I needed a break. So after seeing a photo of Rick Perry in a meeting with President Obama where Perry seems to be pouting like a child, it was so hilarious that I decided to build a purely fictional scenario around it to take... [Read more...]

5 Reasons why women don’t want to be a Queen.

September 16, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The other day I was speaking with a friend of mine. She is a highly intelligent and articulate black educator who is single, never been married, and has no children. In the course of our conversation the topic of relationships presented itself. On many occasions she’s asked my opinion as to why it’s so hard for her to meet... [Read more...]

142,000 Jobs Created in August – It is not Enough!

September 16, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black people in this country are in dire straits due to these low job creation numbers and almost seven years of double-digit unemployment. This economy needs to create 250,000 to 300,000 jobs monthly to handle the current demand for employment and provide jobs for new entrants into the labor force.  Blacks are a resilient people.... [Read more...]

Get Lifted: Georgia High Society.

September 16, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Contemplate the following scenarios: if you knew with certainty that the pilot of the 757 jumbo jet you were about to board was high on marijuana, would you get on that plane? If you believed that the surgeon who was scheduled to operate on you had been smoking marijuana the night before, would you actually go through with that... [Read more...]

Beat Me Till I Disappear.

September 15, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last week the gossip website TMZ released a video of NFL running back Ray Rice punching his then fiancé Janay Palmer while in the elevator of an Atlantic City casino. The controversial surveillance footage set off a firestorm of public outcry as the NFL scrambled to justify previously suspending the Baltimore Ravens star only... [Read more...]

A Blackmans Worth?.

September 14, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Over the past week or so we have all been witness to the Ray Rice turmoil and if you notice there’s been a huge uproar especially from the dominant class about domestic violence concerning several high class NFL players who happen to be black. The other day i was getting something to drink from a neighborhood establishment... [Read more...]

What does it mean to be a young black male living in America?

September 14, 2014 by  
Filed under Brother Talk, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) 400 years ago Africans were taken from their homes and forced to come and build a new world and that price of their own blood, sweat, and tears.  These same Africans and their descendent s have fought so hard to rise above their expectations in this country that I am proud to say that 400 years later after being brought here... [Read more...]

30 and Single: Where Have All the Good Women Gone?

September 14, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The thing about being a single man in your thirties is that you’re hopefully too mentally mature to date women under twenty-five but women over forty, although ideal because of their ability to be straightforward and honest about their wants and needs, may never fully trust that you possess the strength to forego temptations... [Read more...]

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