“First in the US?”Lassen Country California closes business


  200 miles northeast of Sacramento lies Lassen County.   Lassen County, has a population of 30,000 Lassen County was one of two counties in California that had no confirmed Covid-19 cases since March 4. As of Wednesday, the county has six cases, prompting public health officials to rescind its phase two variance  their orders forContinue reading ““First in the US?”Lassen Country California closes business”

Another day, another black man


Empathy : the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. There are millions of people across the world who are outraged after watching the video of the brutal murder of George Floyd by four members of the Minneapolis Police Department.  There are protests in cities that do not have a large black populationContinue reading “Another day, another black man”

White America, the ball is in your court. What are you going to do?


. In light of police relations with black men, things could have gone horribly wrong for birdwatcher and Harvard Alum, Christian Cooper. Perhaps, she was angry because someone told her to leave.  Perhaps she was outraged because he filmed her with his cell.  Perhaps she didn’t like his tone.  All of these might have irritatedContinue reading “White America, the ball is in your court. What are you going to do?”

Minneapolis mayor calls fo police officer to be charged in George Floyd’s death


Brendan O’Brien/Reuters.com Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on Wednesday called on prosecutors to file criminal charges against a white police officer caught on a bystander’s video pressing his knee into the neck of African-American man who later died at a hospital. The officer along with three others involved in the apprehension of George Floyd, 46, wereContinue reading “Minneapolis mayor calls fo police officer to be charged in George Floyd’s death”

As Europe comes out of lockdown, what lessons can be learned from Sweden?


Life is still not normal in Sweden and there are big drawbacks to the looser strategy, but we can learn from what has and hasn’t worked here. Photo: Jessica Gow / TT By: Catherine Edwards/The Local As countries across Europe ease their coronavirus lockdowns, many may look to Sweden to see how the Scandinavian countryContinue reading “As Europe comes out of lockdown, what lessons can be learned from Sweden?”

“Just a Rude person you are” Fun and Frolick with President Lysol


  “Fun and Frolic with President Lysol” In an attempt to strengthen his support with women voters.   President Lysol attacked yet another female reporter.  On Tuesday, CBS”s Paula Reid asked him “why he has yet to announce plan that would get the millions of Americans seeking unemployment aid amid the pandemic back to work?”  Lysol:Continue reading ““Just a Rude person you are” Fun and Frolick with President Lysol”

Another fun moment with President Lysol (This week ObamaGate)


If I were a Senator or Congressman, the first person I would call to testify about the biggest political crime and scandal in the history of the USA, by FAR, is former President Obama. He knew EVERYTHING. Do it @LindseyGrahamSC, just do it. No more Mr. Nice Guy. No more talk! — Donald J. TrumpContinue reading “Another fun moment with President Lysol (This week ObamaGate)”

Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’s Maurice Fayne charged with Federal Bank Loan Fraud


Love & Hip Hop Atlanta star Maurice Fayne (” Arkansas Mo” ) went shopping.  He leased himself a 2020 Rolls Royce, bought himself A Rolex, a dimond braclet, and 5.73 caret dimond ring all totaling $85grand.   And for his family, he paid 40 grand to catch up on some of those pesky child support payments.Continue reading “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’s Maurice Fayne charged with Federal Bank Loan Fraud”

Why are some people better at working from home than others?


By Meredith Turits/BBC.COM In a world of telework, some people just take better to working from home. Does this productivity come naturally, or can you learn it? For some, working from home is a gift – a remarkable opportunity to focus and be hyper-productive, all the while finding time to walk the dog and evenContinue reading “Why are some people better at working from home than others?”

Little Richard, Founding Father of Rock Who Broke Musical Barriers, Dead at 87


Little Richard, the massively influential rock & roll pioneer whose early hits inspired a generation of musicians, has died at 87. Lezo Hoffmann/REX/Shutterstock Pianist-singer behind “Tutti Frutti,” “Good Golly Miss Molly,” and “Long Tall Sally” set the template that a generation of musicians would follow By: David Browne/Rolling Stone  Little Richard, a founding father ofContinue reading “Little Richard, Founding Father of Rock Who Broke Musical Barriers, Dead at 87”