Watch: Don’t Want to be Found? There Are Ways to ‘Delete Yourself’ from the Internet


*Let’s face it, some of us, er, y’all, just don’t want to be found, dammit! I personally run into more people than I would’ve guessed who are not interested in social media. Some of them are older, others just old-minded, and because they may not have businesses to market or a need to take a picture of themselves WHEREVER THEY GO to show others online that they have a life, they could care less about remaining relevant or visible to the online, unknown, masses.

And then there are those who want to be undercover for other reasons (Wink. wink).


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Donald Trump’s Biggest Fear is (Wait for It) ‘Public Humiliation’ According to Pre-Run Interviews


*We may have identified what drives Donald Trump even more than his massive ego. According to taped interviews given months before he decided to run for president, Mr. Trump made statements that showed, unequivocally, that he is terribly afraid of being publicly humiliated. And as his run for POTUS comes to a close, a defeat would no doubt fit the bill.

According to an article in The New York Times…

The intense ambitions and undisciplined behaviors of Mr. Trump have confounded even those close to him, especially as his presidential campaign comes to a tumultuous end, and he confronts the possibility of the most stinging defeat of his life. But in the more than five hours of conversations — the last extensive biographical interviews Mr. Trump granted before running for president — a powerful driving force emerges: his deep-seated fear of public embarrassment.

Motivational speaker and TV personality, Iyanla Vanzant once said, “When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time,” and according to the recordings handed to the publication, Trump is revealed as a man who is fixated on his own celebrity (“Celebrities can do anything!”), anxious about losing his status (“It’s rigged!”) and contemptuous of those who fall from grace (Scroll down to hear what he says about Arsenio Hall).

The article states Trump once spoke with disgust about the very likable and highly successful Arsenio Hall. Though Hall was considered successful by any Hollywood standards with a great career as a comic, host of a late-night show bearing his name, and even some acting at one time, previously unreleased interviews from two years ago show Trump referring to Hall as “Dead as a door-nail…Dead as dog meat.”

[He] “couldn’t get on television,” Mr. Trump said with disgust. “They wouldn’t even take his phone call.”

The article goes on to say that Trump felt Hall had suffered the most grievous form of public humiliation: His celebrity had waned. His star had dimmed.

It should come as no surprise, if you’ve watched any of the debates, that Mr. Trump has done no self reflection at all. Perhaps a statement Hillary Clinton once made is true. “Donald,” she said, “lives in an alternate universe.” He demonstrates this often. On the one hand he will admit to “locker room talk” being the reason for his vulgar remarks about women; while in the same breath he will say, “No one respects women more than me.”

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Message to Those Voting ‘Third Party’ — Put Your Big Boy/Girl Pants On! (Video)

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*So you think you’re doing something special? Out of the box rebellious? Or even cute as you head to the polls and vote third party; for someone you know won’t win?

Word to the bad. You’re not!

Drop the mic.

I have heard there are those who, because they are not crazy about either presidential candidate, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, or Republican nominee Donald Trump, say they will vote Third Party in this election.

Why would you use your voting power to vote for someone that you KNOW won’t win? 


I think of those who are voting for the first time, high school seniors, immigrants who have become citizens; who were unable to vote in their former countries and I think, “They must be so appreciative of this right?”

Surely they recognize this is an opportunity to contribute, on a personal level, to making a better America and maybe even a greater world. Right?

This is the one and only opportunity that we have to make change on a level greater than ourselves. Not only voting people into office, but not walking away from them once they are there. Holding them accountable every step of the way. And never, no matter how hard things get, giving up on this because defeat only happens to those who stop trying.

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Little Boy, 7, Punched in the Stomach by Parent Leaving School (Watch Astonishing Video!)

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*I hope they catch this irresponsible piece of s*** and lock his ass up! A video captured an adult, said to be a parent, as he punched a 7-year-old boy in the stomach — causing the child to fall to his knees in pain — then walked out the front door of the school, rather nonchalantly, I might add.

I have no information on what preceded such an act, but as far as I’m concerned, there is no excuse for nor reason that adequately  justifies,  what this man did to this child!

The shocking incident happened last week at the KIPP DC Spring Academy in Washington DC. And John Mclean, the victim, told CNN affiliate WJLA that the punch to the gut was “real painful.”

A CNN report on the incident quotes the child’s mother, who we all can assume was fit to be tied say about the parent. It appears she has heard from the parent based on her words.

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Sucka for a Great Dog Rescue Story, This One about ‘Boo’ is Just for You (Video)


*It baffles the mind as to how anybody could abandon their own pet. I mean, one grows so attached to an animal you chose to be a part of your family. They are nothing but loyal; and even when they are mischievous, we get mad but can’t stay mad. So after seeing a photo of a dog named “Boo” who was allegedly left behind by his owners, but continued to sleep outside on a mattress — seemingly waiting for them to return for him, all I could do was weep.

With two adorable, full-grown pitbulls already in my household, I knew taking in one more was not an option. And further, because of the erroneously bad reputation of these dogs, I didn’t think Boo’s chances for being rescued were that great.

So I was ecstatic to learn that someone who also saw the picture of Boo, and heard his story, took heart and came along and got him.

Now Boo, who was so grateful when the rescuers showed up, he offered no resistance and thanked them with sloppy wet kisses, has been given a forever home!

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After A Lifetime of Police Harassment, Guess What this Brutha Wants to Be

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*I saw the film Birth of a Nation last night, and without giving any spoilers, I was struck by the “each one, teach one” action that eventually became a prominent piece of the film. So when I came across this story about a man named Kyle Johnson; who has had some bad experiences with cops, and because of this, he now wants to be one, I thought back to last night and the film.

It’s not often that people see how bad things are, and instead of complaining about them, decided to take it on and do it better.

That’s what Kyle wants to do: Be a cop…a good cop.

I don’t know if being a good cop would be my first, second or even third thought if I, not unlike Kyle, had at one time had my head bashed into the grass by some cop with “anger issues.” Those were the words an officer used as he apologized to Kyle Johnson for the actions of his quick-tempered partner. Continue reading

Watch! 6 Foot Long Snake Slithers From Under Hood Of Moving Car


*That headline alone creeps me out.

On his commute home in Clearwater, Florida, Tim Mokwa watched a six-foot long black snake emerge from under the hood of his Hyundai.

Mokwa did what every other red-blooded American male would do.

Except me.  I’d have screamed like Mariah and given my heart and soul to Jesus.  


Dude immediately pulled into a parking lot, pulled out his phone and took pictures and a short video of the embodiment of Satan slithering on his sedan’s hood.

“I did close my AC vent,” Mokwa admitted.  “I was like, ‘I do not want it to sneak in this car.”

I would think not, dude.

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Church Apologizes For Banning Fat People


*My late father never cared much for people’s feelings when it came to speaking his truth.

He once told me that, in his opinion, “church folk” only knew how to do two things: eat fried chicken and wait for Jesus to come back.


Dad would have had a field day with this story!

A non-denominational Christian church in suburban Portland, Oregon is apologizing for banning overweight and obese people from its worship team.

“Weight is something that many people have to deal with,” the guidelines read.  “Make sure that you are taking care of your temple, exercising and eating properly.”


The church later apologized, writing on its website “Forgive us if we offended anyone. That certainly was not our intention.  These guidelines have never been used to discriminate against anyone and have never been enforced.”

Why have guidelines if they’re not enforced?  Questions that make you go “hmmmmm.”

And there’s no such thing as a fat man or woman of the cloth, right?


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