“Short Circuits”: The Prez Says The Darndest Things!

President Trump... ... sorry, that's been happening a lot since November.... ... President Trump held an impromptu news conference on Thursday, discussing everything from the National Guard to election results. Within that rambling mess of a conference, one item struck a nerve with me: his segment on inner city violence. President Trump mentioned how he had … Continue reading “Short Circuits”: The Prez Says The Darndest Things!

The Internet Can Take You To Unintended, Interesting Places: An Article About Interracial Marriages and Couples

I started out by seeing a Facebook "trend", regarding Red Kryptonite and the show Supergirl. It was a preview for an upcoming episode (NO SPOILERS!); at the bottom of the page was an article entitled "9 Things You Should Never Say To Interracial Couples": Article From the website "Bustle", written by Gino M. Florio, it deals with … Continue reading The Internet Can Take You To Unintended, Interesting Places: An Article About Interracial Marriages and Couples

Republicans and the Black Vote (article links)

Continuing the theme of the earlier post about race and the Democratic candidates for the Presidency, the Republican candidates have an even larger question to answer, one in which the BBC touched on In July 2015: Can any of the Republican candidates sway enough black voters to their cause in 2016? Before that question can … Continue reading Republicans and the Black Vote (article links)

Clinton, Sanders, and the Black Vote (article links)

One of the big topics - again - of this presidential election cycle is race. Focusing on the Democratic side of the race for now, Hilary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are in South Carolina, stumping for support for the upcoming Primary, especially when it comes to the Black votes. Sanders supporters point out the work that … Continue reading Clinton, Sanders, and the Black Vote (article links)