Thursday, January 21, 2021


Movie Review; Locked Down.

January 20, 2021 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It may be 2021’s first viable COVID-themed movie. Hopefully it’s not the best audiences can expect. Anyone who has been locked down, pent up, frustrated and emotionally frayed will relate. Life with the virus has been hard and the light at the end of the tunnel is tiny. And so, British screenwriter Steven Knight (Oscar nominated Dirty... [Read more...]

How Papa Joe Biden Will Govern.

January 19, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) President Joe Biden said it in interview, on the campaign trail, and in debates with Trump. The “it” is that he will be president of all the people. This was more than political noblesse oblige or a vote getting sound bite.  It is a political pragmatists olive branch to a warlike GOP that he knew would stop at nothing... [Read more...]

Joe Biden’s inauguration gives us new hope and new energy.

January 19, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On Monday, we celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King’s 91st birthday; on Wednesday, Joe Biden will be inaugurated as president, promising change after a dark period of division. Dr. King’s relationship with John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson offers instructive lessons for today’s movement for justice. Kennedy, inaugurated after... [Read more...]

2020: The 5th Worst Year Of My Life.

January 18, 2021 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) 2020 will forever go down in infamy by many people as being The Worst Year Of Their Lives, but for me personally it will always be The 5th Worst Year Of My Life. 2020 saw many people get let go or furloughed from their jobs, losing relatives and friends to COVID, not being able to travel for long periods of time due to extreme... [Read more...]

DC Politics; Why the Surprise When a Jailed White Terrorist Gets Kid Glove Treatment.

January 18, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) True, there was the national fury, outcry, and indignation over the Trump egged Capitol terrorist insurrection.  True, there is loud demand from nearly all quarters of the general public for nabbing, jailing and tough punishment of the insurrectionists. True, more than a few including President-elect Joe Biden angrily pointed... [Read more...]

Tech Giant Google Is Evil.

January 17, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Famously, Google’s motto is “Don’t Be Evil.” Maybe “famously” isn’t the right word. “Hilariously” is more appropriate because Google is, in fact, an evil company. But it’s not just Google. Name the tech giant and they are pretty much working in ways that are detrimental, if not downright destructive, to... [Read more...]

Be Not Afraid: New Author Motivates Leaders To Change The World.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) 1 Samuel 16:10, “Jesse had seven of his sons pass before Samuel, but Samuel said to him, ‘The Lord has not chosen these.'” Society may never pick you, but thank God when it comes to leaders, God has the final say so! At times of social injustice and unrest, the attraction to popularity and influence can cloud... [Read more...]

Book Review; Kingdom Madness: For the Basketball Lover of Life Lessons.

January 15, 2021 by  
Filed under Book Club/Book Reviews, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Sports and Jesus? Seriously? Some people in the religion world find sports to be a distraction to obtaining the Word and applying it to life. I’ve heard plenty of comparisons of people cheering at sports competitions, but they will not do the same in the house of the Lord. So, what happens when you have a book that takes a... [Read more...]

Unprepared to Survive: Wake Up. .

January 14, 2021 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A war has been declared against us politically, economically and racially. Yet our people are not prepared. Many are asleep. Others are in denial. And yet others think they have “arrived” because of where they live, the salary they make and what they drive. The common factor? All of them are asleep and all of them... [Read more...]

Bring up Bianca Smith when talking about women breaking through in men’s sports leagues.

January 14, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) During last year, one of the more notable stories in sports have been women who have made history leading or playing men’s sports. Prior to the beginning of 2021, Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon became the first female acting head coach in NBA history after Spurs’ head coach Gregg Popovich was ejected during a game... [Read more...]

Next Page »