Wal Mart: Push a Button and Wait


When I’m looking for the the ultimate customer experiece,Wal Mart doesn’t come to mind. Like billions of shoppers on the planet, it’s promise of low prices. I spend nearly $2500 a year at the West Sacramento, Wal Mart. The average family spends more than $5100 a year at a Wal Mart. Most of MY dollarsContinue reading “Wal Mart: Push a Button and Wait”

Logged out of Facebook? Think you were hacked? Company blames configuration change for logouts but says issue has been fixed


By: Jessica Guynn and Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY  Logged out of Facebook? Company blames configuration change for logouts but says issue has been fixed If this happened to you, you are not alone. Users flocked to Twitter with the hashtags #SoFacebook and #FacebookDown quickly becoming a top trending topic in the United States. Facebook blamed aContinue reading “Logged out of Facebook? Think you were hacked? Company blames configuration change for logouts but says issue has been fixed”

Trump Oversell?


The election is rigged. The fix is in! For more than a year, The President said mail in ballots are fraudulent Except his ballots and those mailed ballots in red states where he has won. Over 50% of his base believe. Joe Biden lost the election. GEORGIA WORLD Georgia will determine which party will controlContinue reading “Trump Oversell?”

Trauma ran away with my childhood: Losing my father to violence forced me to grow up fast


Trauma is normal. So many of us in Baltimore never really get a chance to be young a young Scoot Warren and his father (Photo provided by Scott Warren) By: Scott Warren/Salon.com Scott Warren was born and raised in Baltimore city. He is a writer, spoken word poet, actor and rap artist pursuing a degree inContinue reading “Trauma ran away with my childhood: Losing my father to violence forced me to grow up fast”

They arrested me for playing basketball


A personal argument in favor of defunding the police In juvenile detention, I caught a glimpse of what funding programs aimed at helping at-risk kids instead could do By: Darryl Robertson/Salon.com My tidy bedroom at 1784 Devonshire Road, on the northside of Columbus, Ohio, is where I learned the craft of creating Magic through myContinue reading “They arrested me for playing basketball”

Violent Invasion From the Suburbs


This young man is Kyle Rittenhouse. The 17 year old is from Antioch, Illinois. Antioch (pop 14,000) is twenty one miles southwest of Kenosha, Wisconsin. Wisconsin is a shall-issue state. Wisconsin gun laws operate at the state level with concealed carry weapons (CCW) licenses issued by the Department of Justice (DOJ). In Wisconsin,there is no permit, background checkContinue reading “Violent Invasion From the Suburbs”

When Cigarette Smoke Knew Its Place


There was a time in America, when nearly everyone smoked.  It was sexy, glamorous, and even macho.  Cigarettes were everywhere, even cartoon characters like “The Flintstones” sold Cigarettes and you could smoke everywhere. In the 60’s  the US Surgeon General placed a health warning on every pack of cigarettes.  Slowly, smoking wasn’t sexy or glamorousContinue reading “When Cigarette Smoke Knew Its Place”

I Will Not Be Attending Your Exhausting Zoom Gathering


Photo illustration by Slate. Photo by Getty Images Plus. By Christina Cauterucci/Slate At the beginning of this stretch of self-isolation, I craved the sight of my loved ones’ faces. Seeing them on my laptop screen and hearing about their lives would briefly drive out the loneliness and disorientation of my newly apartment-bound life, lending myContinue reading “I Will Not Be Attending Your Exhausting Zoom Gathering”

And…….. “The Covid-19 goes round and round, round and round, round and round”


History has a strange way of repeating itself.  Towns, City, Counties, States, and the Federal Government rely on taxes.  All over the world, more money is going out than coming in.   The new normal in the United States is the rising new cases of the CoronaVirus increases buy the tens of thousand’s each week. Death’sContinue reading “And…….. “The Covid-19 goes round and round, round and round, round and round””