Month: November 2015

Kobe Bryant Announces Retirement

Kobe BryantBasketball great, Kobe Bryant (37) is officially throwing up the deuces to his illustrious twenty-year career.  He started with the Los Angeles Lakers directly from high school and holds the NBA record for the most seasons played with the same team.  Posting a letter to the Players’ Tribune, Kobe wrote:  (more…)

Native American Medicine and Cures

native-american-medicine-nlmDOTnihDOTgov-400x192When it comes to herbal remedies, many of us are familiar with the benefits of Echinacea or purple cone flower as an antibiotic, willow bark as a pain killer and aloe as a topical anesthetic and treatment for skin conditions. But that’s common knowledge compared to the insights and treatments that Native American medicine men discovered and used.  (more…)

Everyone’s Talking About Jamal’s Kiss in Empire Season 2

EmpireSocial media was ignited last night by the unexpected kiss shared by Jamal Lyon played by Jussie Smollett and Skye Summers played by guest star Alicia Keys on Empire Season 2.  I enjoyed the scene that some anticipate will be offensive to the gay community. (more…)

Tyra Banks Quits FABLife

FabLifeRatings have been tanking on Tyra Bank’s new show FABLife but who expected the star and EP to quit the show.  In front of the camera, Tyra was definitely one of the problems but this is quite surprising.  (more…)

GOP’s House Refugee Bill Passes Overwhelmingly

GOPThe GOP received bi-partisan support in a move which has seemingly outmaneuvered Obama to get their House Refugee Bill passed.  The Democrats in favor say the Obama administration failed to make a strong enough case against it. (more…)