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Tuesday, April 15, 2014


Single, successful Black woman, where art thou?

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I heard a child the other day ask his mother why Donald Duck comes out of the shower with a towel on? “Ducks live in the water. Why do they need showers?” she asked. I thought it was insightful, and funny, that a little kid who couldn’t have been more than 7 years old would be sharp enough to ask a question like that.  Likewise... [Read more...]

Nullification & Secession – Unholy Grails.

April 15, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “It’s amazing I’m in this maze with you/I just can’t crack your code/One day you’re screaming you love me loud/The next day you’re so cold/One day you’re here, one day you’re there, one day you care/You’re so unfair/sipping from your cup/‘Til it runneth over/Holy Grail.” So goes the hook of the 2013... [Read more...]

Yes, Whitewashing Republican Support of Civil Rights.

April 15, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the best kept secrets over the past 50 years is that, proportionately, Republicans in Congress supported passage of the landmark 1964 Civil Rights Act by a much wider margin than Democrats. As CNN.com reported, “The Guardian’s Harry J. Enten broke down the vote, showing that more than 80% of Republicans in both... [Read more...]

Manager Matthew Knowles Former Mistress Alexsandra Wright: A Case Of Manipulated Sympathy Gone Wrong?

April 14, 2014 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Matthew Knowles, Beyonce’s father and former manager, has dirty laundry that has been all out in the public for years and many are taking different stances in the classic case of an affair gone terribly wrong. In case you haven’t been following the story, Alexsandra Wright is the woman who had a son by Beyonce’s Father,... [Read more...]

The Truth of Genesis: The Seven Years of Tribulation, Virtual Hell On Earth!

April 13, 2014 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Starting on July 16th 1994, and lasting for seven days, twenty fragments of Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 were observed crashing into Jupiter, with one extra impact not being seen.  There were three more fragments that were lost tract of, making it twenty-four fragments in all.  My interpretation of the event is that the twenty... [Read more...]

Five Questions Rev. Al Sharpton doesn’t want you to ask about the FBI.

April 13, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I was admittedly not surprised to find out about the deep connections between Rev. Al Sharpton, the FBI and the mafia.  I’ve read things, heard things and seen things that gave me an awkward feeling when I spent time with him in New York.  At the same time, I’ve never been one to assume that an affiliation with the FBI... [Read more...]

Affordable Care Act; 7.1 Million Sign-ups Don’t Say Nothing.

April 10, 2014 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Unlike most folk of my ilk (poverty stricken African Americans), I find it troubling that we have given our Federal government the ability to make us buy a flawed product, or any product regardless if we want to or not. But putting that aside, I want to briefly discuss How I view the metrics of the Affordable Care Act or what... [Read more...]

I Hate To Say It Out Not Every Black Person Is Your Friend.

April 10, 2014 by  
Filed under Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I speak at DePaul University tomorrow. They have a marketing class that wants to know how we were able to get Mountain Dew to cancel their sponsorship of Lil Wayne’s world tour last year. I hated the idea of taking money out of the hands of another black man, but my actions were guided by the simple fact that I love our kids... [Read more...]

How to Boost Your Personal Happiness Index.

April 9, 2014 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) ‘Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof because I’m happy’ -Pharrell Williams Do you know someone who is always happy? Is it possible to always be in a happy mode? Are you happy right now? Happiness means different things to different people. One person may regard their pet as a source of happiness while another... [Read more...]

For The Love Of Fashion.

April 9, 2014 by  
Filed under Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I’m trying  to really figure out who is really raising these new generations of so called men? That will leave a family to grieve over an sensless act of greed.also to take from another instead of going out there and making the money themselves. This ignorance can no longer be ignored…the mindset of some of these black... [Read more...]

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