Thursday, October 28, 2021

Politics singing Let’s Go Brandon: The Second Shot Heard Around the World.

October 19, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( In April of 1775, confronted by a forthcoming uprising by the U.S. colonist, British General Thomas Gage made the decision to confiscate gun powder and weapons that were being stored in Concord, Massachusetts. However, his plan was thwarted when citizens learned of his intentions and the legend of Paul Revere was born. Gage according... [Read more...]

Rapper Nicki Minaj: the 2021 Paul Revere.

September 20, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( Janet Jackson had a smash hit in 1986 with the help of Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis called Control. I had just started graduate school, not even contemplating I would eventually become an infectious disease scientist. At the time, my focus was a dual track master’s degree in statistics and educational psychology. There is a stanza... [Read more...]

Film Review Mogul Mowgli.

September 12, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( “I’m built to prove myself,” chants Zed (Riz Ahmed, Sound of Metal), a rebellious British/Pakistani rapper. Brazenly, he’s sharing a new, defiant perspective on the South Asian experience in the Western world. Culture clash powers this feature film debut by documentary director Bassam Tariq. It’s a reckoning for the... [Read more...]

A Message to Black Rappers destroying the African American Community!

September 7, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( To all black rappers, hip hop, R&B singers, artist, entertainers and musicians who are destroying the African American community with your degeneracy, vulgarity, pedophilia, drugs, alcohol, violence, thug behavior, loud, disorderly conduct etc. we the good people of Black America are asking you to stop making our African... [Read more...]

RnB Crooner R. Kelly Is A Perfect Example of Black Male Mental Underdevelopment.

August 30, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( Like R. Kelly, many black males are so badly mentally underdeveloped that they don’t even see the judgment in error when it comes to behaviors and practices that are both detriment and illegal. In fact, the behaviors and actions they deem normal are not only seriously illegal but can land them behind prison bars for decades. What... [Read more...]

Film Review; Respect.

August 11, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( “They want to hear you sing,” says Rev. C.L. Franklin (Forest Whitaker) to his 10-year-old daughter Aretha (Skye Dakota Turner). And she did. Eventually singing herself into 25 Grammys, a posthumously awarded Pulitzer Prize Special Citation and the history books. How Franklin became the Queen of Soul and loved by millions... [Read more...]

Covid-19; Masks Again?

July 30, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued more guidance, this time to put our masks back on indoors with potentially unvaccinated people because you might transmit the virus to them. And those unvaccinated people are the ones crowding the hospitals. They are a danger to themselves and others. A very big part of... [Read more...]

NFL; A Time and Place for ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’.

July 30, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( It is a long-standing tradition to air the national anthem prior to kickoff at football games. Now, the NFL has decided to follow this tradition by playing “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” which is known traditionally to many Black Americans as the Black national anthem. The song was originally written as a poem in 1900... [Read more...]

Are Black Men & Black Males (Of All Ages) Engaged In A Civil War?

July 28, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( On January 15, 1991, famed rap group Gang Starr released their legendary album, Step in the Arena. It is no overstatement to say that Guru and DJ Premier’s contribution to Hip-Hop culture still reverberates at the present moment. Some music outlets went so far as to call the album “the greatest Hip-Hop album of all time.” For... [Read more...]

Kamala Harris Kinko’s Problem.

July 12, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( You could see it written all over Soledad O’Brien’s face. In her interview with the sitting Vice President she asks a simple question about the efficacy of IDs for voters. The word salad that came back from Kamala Harris was so inane, lacking in general coherency and mortifyingly insulting, the BET cameras caught a glimpse... [Read more...]

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