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OWN Network, Tyler Perry and Two Beauties

  OWN network teamed up with super star firm Candice Nicole PR last night for a preview party of Tyler Perry’s new scripted series “The Haves & Have Nots” and “Love Thy Neighbor.” Both shows premiere at the end of this month. The lovely Ms. Patrice Lovely of LTN and the super beautiful Ms. Tika … Continue reading

#BCFEST, Big K.R.I.T and the Hardest Thing I’ve Ever Done

I was raised in the south. (raises roof and spins shirt around like a helicopter) We’re known for many things that I love: saying hello even if we don’t know you, the best high school football teams in the nation, getting more bang for your housing buck, and men still open doors for ladies. I … Continue reading

DC Cherry Blossoms – When Experts Say NO!

It’s April!!! And the cherry blossoms, the biggest most photographed event in the nation’s capital, came out in full force this month. Finally. Yes… finally! The blossoms were extremely beautiful ultimately, and they almost made everyone forget about the many false predictions that the experts were making concerning their peak bloom days. It was funny … Continue reading

March MATCHness! – A Juicy Experiment

First off, become a fan Capitol MediaUSa! So, I thought about naming this entry “When the Juiciness drips down to your MATCHress.” But… I think that takes the mind somewhere else. J But last night, the homie Jess Solomon (I actually just met this beautiful sister less than 7 days ago, but she’s already the … Continue reading

Spring Time: No Purpose without Process

Spring is coming! Spring is coming! It’s a great time to LIKE my fanpage. The Pictures: I was out recently in McPherson Square in DC happy to see the sun shining. I took a few random shots of others celebrating the ‘almost spring’ time. It made me happy. Hope you enjoy. It’s almost the season … Continue reading

Happy New Year! Again. On PURPOSE!

Become a FAN! –> Happy New Year! And yes, I know that it’s mid February. This blog is off of sabbatical and we’re still celebrating! So again, Happy New Year to you! On PURPOSE! The Pictures: February 10, 2013 was the start of the Chinese New Year. I hit DC to grab a few … Continue reading

AFC Holiday Benefit, World AIDS Day and Me Leaving the ‘Population’

Be sure to LIKE my Facebook Fan page: Last Saturday, December 1st, was World AIDS Day. I hope you were able to join others in the fight against HIV and AIDS for those living with the condition and also remember those who have died of it. And of course, I hope you are still … Continue reading

NBUF Feeding the Hood: “You can’t get people involved if they’re hungry”

Be sure to like my Fan Page: TGFGW!!! Although ThanksGiving Food made me Gain Weight, that’s not what I’m talking about right here. 🙂 TGFGW means “Thank God for Good Weather.” That’s what a few others and I said yesterday afternoon at NBUF’s (National Black United Front) monthly “Feed The Hood” project. The temperature … Continue reading

Art Beats and Lyrics + My One Suggestion

Make sure you like my Fanpage: ____ Art Beats and Lyrics was two Fridays ago in DC. I had a great time in that short hour and half that I was there. Well, we should probably count the hour that I was in line outside… letting friends act like we were talking so they could … Continue reading

Election 2012: The After Party and Chapmaniacs

Peace! First off, SUPER CONGRATS to my big homie, Mr. John Taylor Chapman, for winning a seat on the Alexandria, Virginia City Council. He’s an Alpha Man, but I won’t hold that against him. I met this brother several years ago when he had some funny profile picture on Facebook, but I got to know … Continue reading