Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Why The Introduction Of Conspiracy Theories Amplifies The Dangers Of Covid-19 For Black Americans.

April 4, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The moment that Idris Elba, a phenomenal actor I was initially introduced to as Stringer Bell on The Wire, was afflicted with the Coronavirus (Covid-19), my mind immediately reverted to Marcus Mosiah Garvey’s most poignant observations revealed about his prodigious travels abroad. According to the famed Pan-Africanist, I don’t... [Read more...]

Dwyane Wade Family; The Trouble With A little bit of Knowledge.

April 2, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) At some point in our lives we experience it. The individual with just enough information to make a point that sounds sensible but no real foundational information to defend it. A great quote by Eraldo Banovac is “Superficial knowledge is potentially more dangerous than ignorance. It gives a false sense of security encouraging... [Read more...]

Revisiting Metal Legends Hirax’s 1985 Debut.

March 28, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Formed in 1981 as L.A Kaos, Hirax is one of the Bay Area bands that used to get overlooked. It was always around but when it became Hirax in 1984 and took to the thrash sound of the area, the crew headed up by Katon W. de Pena garnered a fanbase. Part of this comes from taking to the speed-heavy side of Bay Area thrash headed... [Read more...]

Bad Brains Classic “I Against I” Is A Must-Listen For Hardcore Punk/Heavy Metal Fans.

March 28, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) After a wild debut album in 1982 and a cleaner but still electric follow up in 1983, we arrive in 1986. Bad Brains has been around as a band since 1977 at this point. They’ve done in helping to mold hardcore punk in the early 1980s. Like many artists nearing their first decade around, they start to taking notice of creative... [Read more...]

Entertainment; Top 10 Shows to Binge on Netflix.

March 28, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s fall and for me that means chilling inside and going through shows I missed out on Netflix. Now, there are a ton of shows to catch up and I’m not one to sit front of the TV and catch stuff when it airs. Plus you have all of Netflix’s shows. So much stuff. Here are ten shows to binge on Netflix. We’re going with a... [Read more...]

Rapper Ice Cube, Who Benefited From School Choice, Denounces Donald Trump, Who Supports It.

March 27, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Rapper and actor O’Shea Jackson, commonly known as Ice Cube, supported President Donald Trump’s impeachment and removal from office. Cube recently said he “can’t wait to see” Trump in handcuffs. So, the black rapper, who became rich and famous by attacking the country’s “racist”... [Read more...]

Bad Brains’ Debut Album Helped Shape Hardcore Punk.

March 23, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In 1982, hardcore punk was in its early years in the U.S. A number of bands took playing faster, more aggressive punk rock. The shows were often rowdy with bands showcase the energy to match their sonic playing. One band that embodied hardcore punk in its performances was Bad Brains. Formed in Washington D.C during 1976, Bad... [Read more...]

Let’s Dive Into Rock and Metal With 7 More Albums.

March 22, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Our beginner hard rock and metal kit did well. So, let’s kick it up just a few notches and dive a little deeper. We’re going with albums that were successful or well-received but still accessible. Don’t expect a list of just the most obscure of hard rock and metal here. Metallica – Ride the Lightning (1984) With 1984,... [Read more...]

Doom Eternal Developers Explain the Gameplay.

March 22, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s rare to see game developers acknowledging problems that lie within their games. Despite critical acclaim, Doom had some problems and producer Marty Stratton has promised that the studio has worked on those elements. As Stratton tells it, Doom Eternal is a page-turner. The campaign in Doom feels more repetitive. Despite... [Read more...]

5 Comics With Amazing Fight Scenes.

March 22, 2020 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Fight scenes are essential for comics and manga that action or adventure-based. While you can have a series that is an adventure title with no fight scenes, that’s dry. It’s like “Why are we even here and what is this borderline slice of life nonsense parading as an adventure series?” No, give me hot-blooded, action packed... [Read more...]

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