Archive for 'Social Media'

Excerpt: The Truth About Cat Calling

Excerpt: The Truth About Cat Calling

So, in conversations and online exchanges with some fellas, I noted a general confusion about the infamous catcalling video that supposedly awakened all of America to what women go through on a daily basis. A lot of [...]

Holding Out for a Hero: Charles Ramsey Deserves “Real” Recognition

Holding Out for a Hero: Charles Ramsey Deserves “Real” Recognition

“The real hero here is Amanda. She’s the one that got this rolling. We’re following her lead,” said Cleveland Police Deputy Chief Ed Tumba at a press conference this morning. “Without her we wouldn’t be here [...]

Don’t Be a Father’s Day Downer: Celebrate Good Dads, Forget the Bad

Don’t Be a Father’s Day Downer: Celebrate Good Dads, Forget the Bad

I know it must be tempting, particularly if the father of your child is not in the kid’s life or hasn’t been financially supportive, but in the name of the holiday coming up on Sunday, June [...]

Trayvon Martin Tragedy Worth Our Attention

Trayvon Martin Tragedy Worth Our Attention

Updated on 3/20.  Full audio of 9-1-1 call.  Please listen between 2:21 and 2:23 when the man identified as George Zimmerman seemingly refers to this promising young man as a f***ing coon. You might be knee [...]

Social Media Resolutions for 2012

Social Media Resolutions for 2012

In the market for a New Year’s Resolution?  Well, I’m about to fill up your re-usable totes with an arsenal of options. Start with your online behavior. Here are seven social media sins I pray do [...]