Saturday, December 5, 2020


Choosing the Best Fitness Tracker for Cycling.

December 3, 2020 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) For better tracking of ride distance, pace, and other metrics, fitness trackers for cycling are as useful as bike computers. However, if you would like to track multiple activities and include data about sleep, training, and recovery, choosing a fitness tracker is the way to go. As an experienced cyclist, you might be using a... [Read more...]

Donald Trump, The Audacity To Pardon.

December 3, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  AUDACITY: Boldness, especially with confident or arrogant disregard for personal safety, conventional thought or other restrictions; Effrontery or insolence; Shameless boldness. In the region of my birth, people reared there are familiar with the Presidential Pardon. We associate “the act of pardon” with French pirates... [Read more...]

Politics; Young Voters Showed Up And Showed Out.

December 3, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  Voters between 18 and 29 made history in the 2020 election.  According to the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement, or CIRCLE, at least 52 percent of them, and perhaps as many as 55 percent voted. That turnout is at least ten percentage points higher than in 2016, and the highest voting level... [Read more...]

Checking Out Byron Allen’s Comedy.TV.

December 3, 2020 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Byron Allen is someone who should be familiar to Thy Black Man readers. He began his comedy career in the 1970s at 14 and made his TV debut in 1979 after being discovered by Jimmie Walker. In modern memory, he is better known as a businessman and TV exec. Byron Allen and Entertainment Studios His studio started in 1993 and just... [Read more...]

Donald Trump Won His Other Campaign — to Destroy Media Credibility.

December 2, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Convinced that President Donald Trump lost his bid for reelection, the media suddenly became less hysterical. Just like that, the media, at least to some degree, rediscovered concepts such as fairness and perspective, AWOL the last four years. Two weeks after the election, New York Times Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Nicholas... [Read more...]

Film Review; Tripping with Nils Frahm.

December 2, 2020 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In the age of COVID, live performances are taking a real hit. If you’ve been longing for a night out at a concert listening to a vastly talented musician, this very eclectic and energizing film could be the ticket. At least for now. A select group of pianists have built an international following of legendary proportion. Classicists... [Read more...]

R.I.P. Walter E. Williams 1936-2020.

December 2, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Walter Williams loved teaching. Unlike too many other teachers today, he made it a point never to impose his opinions on his students. Those who read his syndicated newspaper columns know that he expressed his opinions boldly and unequivocally there. But not in the classroom. Walter once said he hoped that, on the day he died,... [Read more...]

What Happens if I Damage a Dental Implant?

November 30, 2020 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Dental implants are incredibly tough and robust, and if treated properly, they should last a lifetime. This isn’t to say they’re completely indestructible though, and just like with your natural teeth, there is a chance that they could chip or break. Knowing what to do in the event that your dental implant should become damaged... [Read more...]

Donald Trump’s Final Bloodlust.

November 29, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Attorney General William Barr wants five federal prisoner’s dead before Joe Biden takes office January 20. Biden is a foe of the federal death penalty and says that he will clamp a moratorium on federal executions when he takes office. But Barr is in a hurry and he is determined to give his boss, Trump, one final dubious notch... [Read more...]

5 Forgotten Black Sitcoms.

November 29, 2020 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are some sitcoms that we probably watched when they ran but they weren’t at the top of your list to catch. I mean, it’s hard to compete with Martin, Living Single, and Sanford and Son. Let’s look at five forgotten Black sitcoms. Sparks (1996-1998, UPN, BET) Anyone who knows me knows that I’ll bring up Sparks any... [Read more...]

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