Friday, October 20, 2017


Damage Control When Home Remodeling Goes Wrong.

October 19, 2017 by  
Filed under Business, Misc., Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Don’t Kid Yourself That deck remodel you’ve always dreamed of is actually quite achievable as a DIY project. However, you’ve got to ask yourself: how often have you completed a DIY project without something unexpected happening? If you said “0”, then check your pants—they may be on fire. That’s what happens if... [Read more...]

Donald Trump vs Obamacare.

October 19, 2017 by  
Filed under News

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Late last week, President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the secretaries of the treasury and health and human services to cease making payments to health care insurance companies in behalf of the more than 6 million Americans who qualify for these payments under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,... [Read more...]

Race Politics in 2017.

October 19, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President Donald Trump has a knack for diverting attention from his failures, often using race as the vehicle.  So when Sen. John McCain came out against the cruel Graham-Cassidy Republican health care bill late Friday, guaranteeing its well-deserved crash, Trump went speeding down the racially divisive low road. At a virtually... [Read more...]

It’s Not Deep I Won’t Be Buying Dove.

October 19, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The assumption is that a lot of those upset about the racially offensive Dove ad don’t use Dove anyway. Some of our own people have taken the position that black folks just want something to “fuss and complain” about. Then there are others that don’t feel its offensive because a black woman is not the only race depicted.... [Read more...]

How To Drive Your Business Forward.

October 19, 2017 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In business, it’s easy to believe that you only have one main option for making a success of things. And that’s through hard work. Although hard work is a crucial part of not only making a business work, but getting it to where it needs to be, it’s not the only option you have. Because, depending on who you are and the... [Read more...]

5 Unexpected Benefits That Couponing Can Bring.

October 18, 2017 by  
Filed under Money, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) For people who are looking for a great hobby that can save them money too, couponing is the best possible option. In order to be successful at couponing, you will need to do a lot of research and homework. Being able to use coupons to save money is a fine art that takes time to cultivate and develop. Although saving money is... [Read more...]

Don’t Erase Me.

October 18, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It is becoming increasingly harder to have educated civilized debate these days. People do not know how to agree to disagree anymore. Disagreeing makes you an enemy. You can’t even disagree a little bit. You must be all in or you better be ready to fight. Relationships that took lifetimes to build are destroyed in seconds... [Read more...]

New Orleans will have its First Female Mayor.

October 18, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) November 18, 2017 is the date for the run-off for the electing of the new mayor. What we know for certain is the new mayor will be New Orleans first female mayor, and from the looks of things it will be a black woman. The first thing that caught my attention is naysayers claiming the candidates, LaToya Cantrell and Desiree Charbonnet,... [Read more...]

NOPD Officer Marcus McNeil Killed: The City Grieves.

October 18, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) October 13, 2017 Officer Marcus McNeil was shot and killed while on patrol. The incident took place in New Orleans East. Apparently when the accused began shooting he was also shot when the officers began firing. He was treated for his wounds and is being detained. This situation is heartbreaking as Officer McNeil was also a... [Read more...]

CBC Prayer Breakfast: The Great Black Deception.

October 18, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Flipping through my TV channels, I stumbled upon the 2017 Congressional Black Caucus Annual Prayer Breakfast on The Word Network; the world’s largest black religious channel. This year’s theme was, “And Still I Rise”. Folks, I thought, “Oh my gosh, these people have no shame.” This breakfast... [Read more...]

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