Let me be clear: I am not a fan of Azealia Banks whatsoever. As talented as she is, I feel that she does involve herself in too many beefs and Twitter wars. For me, […]
I haven’t done a Plain Truth in a while. I think it has been since around Thanksgiving a year ago. And now I am back at it!
I know you all remember the R.L. and […]
And just like that, another human being becomes a hashtag. This time, he is young (as usual), Black (typical), and was unarmed and minding his own business (again).
In Berkeley, Missouri, a young man by […]
I had always wondered why the idiomatic phrase “the chickens have come home to roost” was used in reference to karma and cause and effect situations. Doing a tad bit of research shed some […]
I must admit: lately, our relationship has been pretty awful.
These past few years have been tumultuous at best. What the world has seen is the utmost disdain for anyone claiming to be African […]
It is after 9:00 and NOW they wanted to drop a decision that they figured out damn near a half a day ago. November 24, 2014 is going to go down as that day […]
It is the Monday after the Turkey Day Classic. This past game was quite interesting for a few reasons. There was plenty of good to take notice to. In other instances, there was something […]
It was during the 1980’s in which I had my first encounter with racism. I had to be no more than 7, maybe 8 years old. I was riding around in my father’s grey […]
When the phrase “welfare recipients” is used, people tend to think of poor Black people. We have all heard it before: references to single Black women with a whole bunch of kids as being […]
This post is dedicated to my homeboy that I am “counseling”. Peep every word, sir:
I have made it to post 100!!! Chyeah!!!
Now back to the regularly scheduled program….
A cool cat from my great childhood years in Gary, Indiana reminded […]
Some will wonder why I’m answering someone else’s questions. Well, Boss Man Diggame (Of Ashy 2 Classy) came up with these questions to make us think. Personally, I always wanted to answer rhetorical inquiries. Plus, I can entertain you […]
It is me or is Marvin Gaye singing his heart out. He even got on his classic skullcap. Touching the hands of so many women in the crowd, you knew they all wanted to be “chosen”. Yet, there are […]
So, Greg Anthony is caught in a scandal he has no business being in. He was arrested in a prostitution ring in DC. Being a married man and a sports commentator, Greg Anthony had […]