Month: February 2015

**My Thoughts** on Preachers of Detroit Episodes 1 & 2! (Full Video)

Preachers of Detroit 2

Preachers of Detroit Episodes 1 & 2 brought it!  This group of preachers is being challenged with tough questions especially when Pastor David Bullock comes around.  Tackling issues such as sexism, fornication and “prosperity” preachers, they are bringing their individual perspectives inside and outside the church creating great dialogue along the way.     (more…)

Mayweather & Pacquiao Fight Set in Vegas!

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Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will trade blows once again for the biggest single pay-day ($100 million each) in boxing history May 2nd in Vegas.  (more…)

Depression Isn’t Always What You Think: The Subtle Signs

DepressionProlonged sadness, lack of hope, or loss of interest in previously enjoyed activities are the three most commonly known symptoms of depression.  But the disorder doesn’t always have to appear in this manner.  Sometimes the symptoms can be a lot more subtle and play out in counterintuitive ways.  (more…)

Frederick Douglass-Abolitionist, Orator & Writer

Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass (1818-95) is arguably the most important black American leader of the nineteenth century. Born to a slave woman and her white master, he was given the name Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey.  After escaping slavery at the age of twenty, he chose his name from the hero of one of his favorite books, “The Lady of the Lake” by Sir Walter Scott.   (more…)

Comedian/Actress Mo’Nique Reveals Why We Haven’t Seen Her In Five Years!

Mo'Nique
Mo’Nique

The timing of this article is impeccable!  I was just wondering the other day, what happened to Mo’Nique?   For an interview to be published in the February 27th issue of The Hollywood Reporter, she answers that question revealing she’s being punished for her refusal to lobby the Academy for votes.   (more…)