Month: September 2012


When A Man Cleans

My close friends know that I am generally a clean person.  Therefore, it came as a shock to everyone when I chose to dedicate several days last week to cleaning my apartment.  After all, in their eyes, my apartment is always pretty clean–especially considering that I am a single man who lives alone.  Well there was a reason for it.… Read more →


My Thoughts on the VMAs 2012

Every now and then, bloggers find themselves in situations where they have to make tough decisions.  Last week, I faced one such decision when I realized that the VMAs were airing at the same time as some of the most important speeches of the Democratic National Convention.  That decision was made much easier because my mom has a DVR package… Read more →

Obama Accepts Nomination On Final Day Of Democratic National Convention

President Obama and the VMAs

Like many people, I was disturbed to learn that this year’s MTV Video Music Awards and the last night of the Democratic National Convention were scheduled to occur simultaneously.  We already have enough political apathy in our society.  I was concerned about how many people would choose to watch the award show over the convention.  After all, the Democrats couldn’t… Read more →


My Hiatus Prayer

A few weeks ago, I made the decision to take a break from this blog.  I realized that I was very stressed out about some things that were happening in my life and I didn’t necessarily want this blog to become the place where I aired all that dirty laundry.  Instead, I figured that I should step away and dedicate… Read more →


The Influence of Nicki Minaj

When news broke yesterday that Nicki Minaj had endorsed Mitt Romney, I decided against taking it seriously.  After all, I was doubtful that anyone would ever consider taking political advice from Nicki Minaj.  There is nothing about her image that anyone to consider her to be socially conscious.  It is impossible to find a protest song within her largely successful… Read more →