Showing posts from June, 2020

Coffee Tea?! My Coffee Secret

NCDT (National Coffee Data Trends) have reported that as much as 67% of Americans drink coffee on a daily basis.  That amount increases to 75% when determining the amount of adults who drink coffee on a weekly basis.  One lesser know fact is that the global coffee market is expected to reach 182 billion by the year 2030.  What is it about that little dark bean, available in so many varieties, that cause people to be unable to go about their daily lives without it?  It must be the flavor as some people swear by coffees made in various countries.  If it's not Columbian or Jamaican coffee, some will not even touch the mug.  Then there are the coffee chain fan clubs who must have their daily Starbucks or Tim Horton's signature espresso in the morning.  Let's be real, the taste of coffee isn't all it's cracked up to be, especially when dark.  Quite possibly, it may be the alertness that coffee provides after consumption which have some people hooked.   The alertness and

Why Beyonce's 'Black Parade' is the New Black Anthem

I don’t think that the people were ready for the new black anthem that Mrs. Beyonce Knowles-Carter dropped on Juneteenth 2020. This is the most Africa-centered, black empowerment song that I’ve heard from a Black American since “Lift every Voice & Sing!” Actually, come to think of it, Lift Every Voice and Sing was not such a stark reminder of the actual history of black people as Black Parade is. The song, written by James Weldon Johnson was a powerful ode to freedom. When Weldon Johnson wrote Lift Every Voice and Sing in the year 1900, slavery in America had ended only a mere 35 years earlier. It was a song of black unity and a subdued poetic showmanship of pride that black people were just mustering up the courage to reclaim. Black Parade is a brazen and oh so bold, soul stirring, hip turning, beat-booming, ancestor appreciating, motherland dripping song from the ever so talented Beyonce! Anyone who knows me, knows I go goo goo ga ga for Bey. This song right here is why sh

Plandemic the Movie: An Honest Review

A preview of a full length movie called “Plandemic” premiered near the end of May and went viral across social media platforms. The movie received an absurd amount of criticism from medical professionals, journalists and other health officials. The movie was also a conspiracy theorist’s gold as it provided an introspective and thought provoking alternative explanation for the COVID-19 crisis. Dr. Judy Mikovits: The Blacklisted Researcher Plandemic offered viewers a documentary style approach to understanding truths and falsities concerning the current pandemic. Dr. Judy Mikovits sat down with Mikki Willis to reveal truths concerning corruption that went on in the world of science and the current players who are at the front of it all. Dr. Judy revealed that she was blackballed from a field that she grew to love and diligently worked in. This was of course, the field of research. At one point in time, she was accused of taking artifacts from a lab that she worked in and was char