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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Reconsidering KRS-One’s Belief that Rap & Hip Hop Music was “Edutainment.

April 5, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In 1990, KRS-ONE (Knowledge Reigns Supreme Over Nearly Everyone), of Boogie Down Productions fame, posited that Rap Music should be considered “Edutainment”; a new genre of thought or education that was both educational and entertaining. KRS-ONE believes in this concept so significantly that he titled one of his albums Edutainment.... [Read more...]

Several Things That I Liked And Disliked About The Tournament Of Power Arc In The Dragon Ball Super Anime.

April 4, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Recently, Dragon Ball Super ended it’s 3 year, 131 episode run in Japan with the conclusion of The Tournament Of Power Arc in The Dragon Ball Super Anime. Here are several things that I greatly liked about The Tournament Of Power in The Dragon Ball Super Anime. 1. Like: Great Fights – There weren’t that many great... [Read more...]

Film Review; Pacific Rim Uprising.

April 2, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In case you were wondering if British Actor John Boyega had any star power outside of the Star Wars franchise, he does. He uses it to carry this likable sci-fi/action/fantasy film on his shoulders. Pacific Rim Uprising is the kind of matinee movie you can send your tweens and teens to and not be worried about the violence or... [Read more...]

Confidence takes time: six steps towards a more social and confident you.

March 31, 2018 by  
Filed under Ent., Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The media keeps throwing articles and TV shows at us, telling us we all should strive to be confident and youthful. Shy people are advised to go out there and start socializing they say. Being bullied as a youth turned me into a shy person with chronic anxiety, which makes it hard to connect to others and trust people. Over... [Read more...]

Houston Ballet Soloist: Harper Watters on Dance.

March 31, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Dance is an artform of expression that can be a source of freedom. In such many that embrace dance find their home in the world. A place whereby they can be themselves and share that beauty with the world. Harper Watters, Soloist with the Houston Ballet, has made it his mission to be authentic to his craft while sharing his... [Read more...]

Black Panther: 5 Ways the History Making Film Resonates with Black Women.

March 24, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If you have not seen the phenomenon that is Black Panther, where have you been! It has been nearly a month and the movie is still making crazy moves. It has broken all kinds of records, something that many who follow the movie industry knew would happen. But more than grossing almost a half of billion dollars in the first four... [Read more...]

The Black Panther Movie: More Leftist Racial Polarizing.

March 23, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As a proud American who happens to be black, my issue with Black Panther mania is the movie’s enormous role in furthering Leftists’ lie that blacks are suffering in an eternally racist America. Blacks are leaving movie theaters believing they must be defensively conscious of their skin-color, practically deifying... [Read more...]

Movie Review; A Wrinkle in Time.

March 20, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The science fiction fantasy novel A Wrinkle in Time, written in 1962 by Madeleine L’Engle, won the prestigious Newbery Medal. The author had a fascination with quantum physics and her novel reflected that interest as it explored themes of good versus evil. Initially, over 20 publishers turned down the book. The author felt... [Read more...]

Learn How The Film’s Soundtrack Can Make A Difference.

March 20, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Music is one of the most important parts of filmmaking that should never be taken lightly. There are plenty of reasons why music should be given as much importance in the film. When you are making your next film project, you have to fully understand its importance before you proceed. If you are a beginner in film or movie making,... [Read more...]

Black Panther Movie: Innocent Film or Trojan Horse?

March 18, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Black Panther was a visually stunning film that paid homage to the shared values, traditions and customs of African people. This powerful screenplay was set in the fictitious Kingdom of Wakanda, a completely self-sufficient, politically independent, highly-technological, and scientifically-advanced African nation. This is... [Read more...]

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