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No Pictures

I don’t photograph well. I look better in real life. This is only an idea I’ve had to come to accept in the past 2 to 3 years. Well let me take that back. I have always been a bit awkward in 42% of my pictures collectively That was never[…]

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#FBF: Bad Boy Reunion

If you were lucky (like me!) yesterday, you snagged tickets to a one night only Bad Boy Reunion concert which is set to take place at Barclays Center in BK, NY on May 20th. Get Money! I’m so hype! We’ve been checking the internet for almost a year after Diddy[…]

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Artificial Intelligence

I don’t remember the first time I saw him, but I do remember when he etched a spot in my heart. It was 1997, and a diminutive young man, Allen Iverson, broke the ankles of the God of Basketball Michael Jordan. This week AI was announced as one of the[…]

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A Few 2016 Must-See Movies

Here are the cinema block-busters that I’ll be spending my coins on during the next few months: March 25th – Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice – I’m sure seeing two of the most popular superheros ever together, on the big IMAX screen, is enough to give the average male a woody,[…]

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Sorry For Your Loss

On Wednesday March 23rd, 2016 I woke up to discover I had suffered a loss. We had all suffered a loss. Phife Dawg of, arguably the culture’s greatest group, A Tribe Called Quest had passed away. When I first saw the tweets on my timeline I thought “damn” but then[…]

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Runner’s High

In 2009, two African-American female friends decided that enough was enough when it came to health disparities among women of color. They created “Black Girls RUN!”, an organization to help tackle the growing obesity epidemic in the African-American community. Fact: 80% of African-American women are overweight. That means that 8/10 black women[…]

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There Goes the Neighborhood

  A few weeks ago a few friends and I were enjoying an unseasonably warm Saturday evening in a recently gentrified neighborhood. For reference please note, I used to live in this neighborhood 10 years ago when the gentrifiers wouldn’t have been caught dead there and my friends have lived[…]

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Enough is Enough

I will be brief. Please Vote in this presidential election. If you do anything with your life in 2016, at least vote. Voice your opinion. Act. Do some research. Watch the news. READ. SOMETHING. Don’t sit around the dinner table on Sundays and pout about you are going to miss[…]

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Netflix Binging Is Life

Netflix Binging Why didn’t anybody put me down on ‘The Walking Dead’ mad years ago? That’s what I’ve found myself repeating daily for the last 2 weeks while I’ve been binge-watching the past seasons on Netflix (thank you God for Netflix). I then get the “I told you!!!! You wasn’t[…]

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ya mama

Recently, my kid and I were talking about school and what his day was like. He told me another kid in his class was making fun of him. I asked him what the boy’s name was, and by the time my kid had gotten that information out I had six[…]

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