Charlotte Family…You Hungry?

With the craziness of COVID-19, a stress reliever is needed. And what better way to relax than with great food. If you’re in the Charlotte area, we have three options that offer delicious takeout, meal prep, and Sunday dinner that’ll have you craving for more.   Two Guys N A Kitchen Two Guys N A…

What is 5G?

Although I’ve heard about this network since last year, the countless conspiracy theories on 5G concerning the coronavirus prompted me to do some research. 5G is a 5th generation mobile network that will interconnect and control machines, objects, and devices all without human assistance. This internet connection will have faster speed and more reliable connections…

French Doctors Propose COVID-19 Vaccine Testing in Africa

I read a problematic but not surprising news article earlier and had to share my findings with you all. The following information comes from Aljazeera. Two French doctors proposed testing a potential coronavirus vaccine in Africa earlier this week. The comments were made on the French television channel, LCI, during a COVID-19 discussion regarding a…

Trump Administration Blocks Veterans from Receiving Stimulus Checks

This will be a continuation of a previous post. The following information comes from the Military Times. As a result of the recently passed Coronavirus Relief Bill, over half of United States veterans who receive Social Security benefits will not automatically receive COVID-19 relief funds. The Union Veterans Council, AFL-CIO, is calling on the Trump…

Africa Will Need $100 Billion to Combat Coronavirus

Greetings Folks, I know it seems like I’ve only given you back-to-back COVID-19 updates, but they just keep coming. The following information comes from Africa News.  According to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, ECA, Africa will need an emergency economic stimulus of $100 billion to combat COVID-19. Almost half of the funds would…

Scientists May Be Able to Detect the Spread of COVID-19

Greetings Everyone, I came across an update regarding COVID-19 and had to share my findings. The following information comes from The Verge. As the coronavirus spreads across the globe, it mutates in tiny ways. Scientists may be able to use those mutations to track how it’s spreading from person to person. Synthetic Biologist at Ginkgo…

Will There Be A Global Recession or Depression?

There have been countless debates on whether COVID-19 will be the precursor to another depression or not, so it was only right that I did some research. This virus has brought the world’s economy to a halt and many economists have predicted that it will lead to a recession. If you’re like me, you’re probably…

Words From The Wise: Dr. Marimba Ani

“You’re not an African because you’re born in Africa. You’re an African because Africa is born in you. It’s in your genes…your DNA…your entire biological make up. Whether you like it or not, that’s the way it is. However, if you were to embrace this truth with open arms…my, my, my…what a wonderful thing.” –…

Meet Doctor and Artist Fola David

During these times, it’s always nice to find some inspirational news. The following comes from Aljazeera. Dr. Fola David is a visual artist from Lagos, Nigeria, who uses his day job as a medical doctor to inspire his art. He advised the following: “In the hospital, I mainly use my hand to take care of…

The Senate’s $2 Trillion Relief Bill

I did some research on the Coronavirus Relief Bill that was passed this week and I wanted to share my findings. The following information comes from NPR.org. A $2 trillion coronavirus response bill was passed by the Senate to provide relief for individuals and businesses during the economic freeze in America. Senate Majority Leader Mitch…

Artificial Intelligence Headed to the Lab

Greetings Everyone, I came across some interesting but not surprising news earlier and had to share. The following information is from Phys.org.  To remove the need for human supervision in laboratories, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being applied to a new SPM operation. The new system is called DeepSPM, and it will bridge the gap between…

#WCW

If you’ve been following this blog, then you know that beautiful Black women are my weakness. So I want to start highlighting gorgeous Sistas who helped me develop into a man. My first WCW (Woman Crush Wednesday) goes to Lark Voorhies. Lark Voorhies is an American actress, singer, and model who’s best known for her…