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The American Hate of Homosexuality Part 1

I have come to the “Captain Obvious” conclusion about our present society: many Americans hate homosexuals. For too many, homosexuality seems to be the bane of so many existences. You see it in the […]

By |March 4th, 2015|life|0 Comments|

Oklahoma Wants Brainwashing via AP U.S. History

History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again. – Maya Angelou

History is something that I honestly thirst for. Due to my love of learning, […]

By |February 19th, 2015|life, politics|0 Comments|

Domestic Violence Can Be A Risk To Your Life

If anyone has seen A Time To Kill, then they would quickly understand the consequences of trying to harm someone’s daughter. We all know that Carl Lee Haley wasn’t playing that shit. Jake Brigance […]

By |February 17th, 2015|life|0 Comments|

Trey Radel is a Drug Using Hypocrite

hypocrite:

noun

a person who pretends to have virtues, moral or religious beliefs,principles, etc., that he or she does not actually possess, especially aperson whose actions belie stated beliefs.

One of the biggest issues that I have with those like Trey Radel, and anyone else, wanting the drug testing of food stamp recipients is the uselessness of the idea. The entire idea is […]

By |February 8th, 2015|life|0 Comments|

5 Things About the Howard University Middle School Fiasco

Absurdity.

This is the first word that comes to mind when considering the situation where teachers at a middle school were fired for teaching Black History. Then, the situation evolves into something worse. As I […]

By |February 1st, 2015|life|0 Comments|

Azealia Banks Was Right about Kendrick Lamar

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’m In Love With My Friend – PT 104

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 […]

By |January 8th, 2015|life|0 Comments|

Antonio Martin Killed By Police at 18

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 […]

By |December 24th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

The NYPD and their Roosting Chickens

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 […]

By |December 23rd, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Dear America: Black People Want A Divorce

Dear America,

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 […]

By |December 8th, 2014|life|3 Comments|

We All Struggle In Life – Plain Truth 42

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 […]

Long Distant Loving – Plain Truth 23

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 […]

The American Hate of Homosexuality Part 1

By |March 4th, 2015|

I have come to the “Captain Obvious” conclusion about our present society: many Americans hate homosexuals. For too many, homosexuality seems to be the bane of so many existences. You see it in the […]

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    Malcolm X as Magneto, King as Prof. X and Blacks as X-Statix?

Malcolm X as Magneto, King as Prof. X and Blacks as X-Statix?

By |February 22nd, 2015|

For the past couple of years (or so), the original inspirations of Professor X and Magneto has made their internet rounds. The likenesses between Martin Luther King and Professor X tend to be hard […]