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Thursday, July 28, 2016


Death Of The Song: How The Music Of Today is Forced On Us.

July 22, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The minute I saw online that Adele would be having a new single out soon (Hello), I knew the pop world was going to be upside down. The song had yet to be released, but because of the new emphasis on streaming via record labels, it was going to be a blockbuster through advertising. Sure enough, Hello hit and was a success. It... [Read more...]

Music: Hip-Hop Culture Is the Monster that the Black Community Created.

July 12, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I am quite confident that what I am about to write will prove to be quite controversial, but I implore my readers to please read carefully what I am about to write. I will preface this column with one of my favorite Bible verses, Proverbs 4:7: “Wisdom is the principle thing, therefore get wisdom; and with all thy getting, get... [Read more...]

Jesse Williams – One Shining Moment.

July 7, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) More than a couple of million folks have responded to the words spoken by Jesse Williams, which points out the fact that many Black people are mesmerized by words that excite us and stimulate our emotions. Rather than initiating practical and appropriate actions as a result of words that make us feel good, we usually end up celebrating,... [Read more...]

Black Love: Symbolism or Reality?

June 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Greetings Everyone, Before I share my thoughts, I want to give you all this disclaimer. I’m a Black man; 28-years-old, single, with a weakness for Black women. I’m sharing with you all my perspective on what I see regarding black relationships in media and in real life. So, this will not be a playbook because I don’t... [Read more...]

Donald Trump, Republican Party Confuse Outreach Efforts with Pandering.

June 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As long as the Republican Party continues to be dominated by the same ol’, same ol’ White male staffers, consultants, and aides, they will continue to alienate the Black community. As long as the Republican Party continues to “showcase” Blacks that have absolutely no connection to the Black community, have no understanding... [Read more...]

This Is Why Rapper Snoop Lion Should Write, Direct and Produce Black Movies.

June 7, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last week rapper Snoop Dogg put up an epic video rant on his Instagram. In the verbiage that only Snoop can conjugate, he said in no uncertain terms that people should not watch the 21st century remake of the epic TV miniseries Roots that aired on The History Channel last week. I must say that I thoroughly agree with Snoop Dogg’s... [Read more...]

Dear Azealia Banks…

June 3, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Let me begin by saying I am a black woman, a daughter, sister, wife, mother and friend. Last I reached out to this sister she thought I was a brother. I want to be sure it is understood this is not the perspective of a man, but indeed that of a woman. I applaud brutal honesty, and believe everyone should stay in their lanes.... [Read more...]

Thank You Prince.

June 3, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) First and foremost, I admit I am a HUGE Prince fan and I admit it has taken me over three weeks to finish this piece. I guess, like some fans, I was waiting for the media to say GOTCHA it was all a very cruel joke. However, I must admit that the more I saw remembrance posts and articles I began to believe the worst had indeed... [Read more...]

Top Notch Transportation Tunes: Factors for Finding Your Perfect Car Stereo System.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Most car stereo systems are just dreadful. They don’t have proper balance, the bass is either too heavy or non-existent. And, they rely too heavily on sound gimmicks and mids to do the work that should be done by a properly-balanced system. Here’s what you need to know to find the perfect car stereo system for your vehicle. The... [Read more...]

On ol ‘Inequality’.

June 2, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Is there a more brain-dead concept than to empower the government to fight “income inequality”? What sane, normal, rational human being thinks that human talent, drive, interests and opportunity can — or should — result in equal outcomes? Despite my love of athletics, I knew in third grade that my friend,... [Read more...]

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