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Tuesday, May 3, 2016


Black People, Stop whining—Start grinding.

May 3, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. — William Arthur Ward It’s interesting how the young folks have started using a term that describes what the older folks should be doing. I hear young people saying, “I’m grinding,” and I hear older folks whining.... [Read more...]

Five Bedtime Habits to an Awesome Tomorrow.

May 3, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The author Stephen Covey writes, Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Your day is only as successful as your habits the night before. If you want to sleep better, think more clearly and prep yourself for an awesome tomorrow, try working the following good bedtime habits into your evening regimen in the order... [Read more...]

Great Hobbies for Your Downtime.

May 3, 2016 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) For some weird reason, we have become a culture that only values productivity and passion when it is applied to our employment. When we aren’t at work, we’re supposed to relax and try to be as sedentary as possible. This causes many of us to feel a little bit like Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde. We’re one person at work and when we’re... [Read more...]

Connected Cars: Will Our Wheels Really Be Able to Think and Act for Us?

May 3, 2016 by  
Filed under Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Technology has given us a world we once thought was impossible, and it continues to expand into new areas of our lives. The future is approaching rapidly, and with it comes a new generation of automobiles that can communicate with each other, drive and park for their owners, avoid heavy traffic, brake to prevent an accident,... [Read more...]

Larry Wilmore: Black Liberals are Hypocrites When It Comes to the N-word.

May 2, 2016 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Once again, two nights ago, liberal hypocrisy was on full display at the White House Correspondents’ Association’s (WHCA) annual dinner. The dinner was begun in the early 1920s and usually the incumbent president and vice president of the United States attend. It is supposed to be a time of merriment and humor; but over time,... [Read more...]

Correcting Others: Right, Responsibility or Judging?

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Clearly you hear many people quote where the Bible says “judged not lest ye be judged” from Matthew 7:1 but it is not that simple. People usually cut it off at that and ignore the next verse. Verse 2 explains that judging in the wrong way is wrong and has consequences.  His point is not to judge hypocritically because... [Read more...]

The Church of Beyonce is on a new level.

May 1, 2016 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last weekend, Beyonce released her visual for Lemonade, which was accompanied by her sixth album with the same title. And as expected, the media onslaught and her fellow “Beyhive” collective went on an arms race to crown Beyonce as the greatest thing since sliced bread was invented. Which of course, annoyed all the anti-Beyonce... [Read more...]

Students’ Build Your Brand and Reputation and Protect It.

May 1, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” William Butler Yeats Student’s Build Your Brand and Reputation and Protect It The story of Laremy Tunsil is a strong lesson to middle and high school youth that their Social Media content can influence their future. The mistakes of the past can... [Read more...]

American Influence On Jamaican Music: Top 10 Reggae Classics That Are Actually Covers.

May 1, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Reggae is synonymous with the beautiful island of Jamaica, potent marijuana, and Rastafari. Reggae derived from the offspring of African slaves who were suffering from residue of a vicious plantocracy society. Reggae began in the Kingston slums of  Trench Town, Rema, Back-O-Wall and Jungle . Ironically, unknown to most fans... [Read more...]

Your Procrastination is Telling You Something!

May 1, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In my “struggles” as a recovering procrastinator, I have learned a simple lesson: You can look extremely productive while producing not much of anything. In the name of “planning,” we procrastinate. We analyze, plan, research, mull over, and consider. Then we analyze some more, plan some more, and research... [Read more...]

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