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Mayor Emanuel's New Choice for Chicago's Top Cop: The Good, the Bad and the Prayer.

Picture by Brian Casella of the Chicago Tribune Mayor Emanuel’s New Choice for Chicago’s Top Cop: The Good, the Bad and the Prayer by Todd Belcore “Welp, I have good news and I have bad news.”Normally, when people say that, people cringe. Then, they ask for the bad news first and hope that the good... Read more »

EXPLOSION HEARD AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT -Tips On Airport Safety

EXPLOSION HEARD AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT -Tips On Airport Safety
Just a few moments ago news surfaced that a deadly explosion took place at Brussels airport. Many news outlets are reporting that the country is investigating if this was a terrorist attack. While watching CNN a journalist mentioned eye witness accounts hearing yelling in Arabic just before gun shots were fired within the terminal and... Read more »

I used to have a bad habit of doing things to be accepted

I used to have a bad habit of doing things to be accepted
I have a bad habit of trying to rescue people. I didn’t realize this until last year when I spent Lent journaling from the bottom of my heart. A lot of the pain I’ve gone through with people, relationships, family and even myself stems from my unwarranted need to help people and or fix them.... Read more »
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Cosby Taught Me

Cosby Taught Me
Looking back over my teen years I noticed the common denominator within my enlightenment was my television. I learned so much about life and what I should be doing by watching tv, mainly The Cosby Show. I lived with and was raised by my grandparents, people that were directly effected by Jim Crow and segregation.... Read more »

Will Smith's Son is Making Cross Dressing Fashionable

Will Smith's Son is Making Cross Dressing Fashionable
Jaden Smith, the son of the actor Will Smith and his beautiful multifaceted wife Jada is making a lot of noise on the blogs today. Jaden was crowned the face of the Louis Vuitton Women’s Fashion line for Spring 2016. This is epic because Jaden is a heterosexual male.     Over the years, Jaden Smith... Read more »

Don't Volunteer For "Likes" this Christmas

Don't Volunteer For "Likes" this Christmas
I was raised in a family of givers. My parents reminded me of how blessed I was constantly by forcing me to volunteer and participate in diverse elements of philanthropy. Overtime the art of giving became a part of me. I enjoyed bringing smiles to the faces of others and being an agent of change,... Read more »
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Inspiration: Watch What You Put Your Mouth On 

It’s December 22nd 2015. Today I’m going to celebrate the life of a young legend that I was able to mingle with and share some awesome memories with. He died of Cancer on December 19th, 2015. DJ Timbuck2’s death is hitting a lot of us hard. It’s a reminder that our days are not promised. ... Read more »

Legendary Chicago DJ TimBuck2 Dies of Cancer

The music scene of Chicago was epic in the early 2000s. I was fresh out of college and roaming the streets for any opportunity that would land me on a tv screen or in front of a microphone of any radio station. I was the only person I knew in my 20s with a record... Read more »

Sometimes Your No Means Nothing To A Man When He Wants To Have Sex

Sometimes Your No Means Nothing To A Man When He Wants To Have Sex
Some men have no respect for the word “no” when it comes to sex. I’ve heard every excuse in the book as to why an adult man is overcome with lust so much so that he is unable to think properly. I’ve had a horrible sex life which becomes a horrible love life and then... Read more »
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Boycotting ChiRaq Hurts More Than it Does Good

Boycotting ChiRaq Hurts More Than it Does Good
The controversial movie ChiRaq has already inspired boycotts of the movie in theaters this week in protest of the movies presumed glorification of violence. But when has Spike Lee ever done our people wrong? This man’s career has been built on the principle of creating an empowering message and this theatrical performance does that in... Read more »