We Will Never Learn The Truth About Sandra Bland

In my opinion, we will never learn the truth about what exactly happened to Sandra Bland. I don’t think so unless there are independent investigators who can review unedited source information. When I was an internal auditor, I would review reports and processes against source data. Source data is data that cannot be tampered with, edited, or massaged....more

Today's Outrage: Whole Foods Addresses Outrage With National Guardsmen By Feeding Kids

Note: From the time I first started writing this post until I went to get links for the post, I see that Whole Foods has already addressed the issue. Whole Foods is now working with the Baltimore County Recreation and Parks to provide food to the kids.  ...more

Mocking or Emulating: Teens Go Crazy for Kylie Jenner's Lips

Our First Lady is always keeping it 100%. Recently she said that her daughters Sasha and Malia were not influential, despite what Time magazine says.   They are not influential,” the First Lady said, laughing. “They just live here [ The White House] . They have done nothing to gain any influence.” ...more
This is very reminiscent of the "cinnamon challenge" a few years ago, and while not as fatal, it ...more

Today's Outrage: Michael Buble' s Photo Bum Bomb

Photo Credit: Getty ImagesMichael Bublé  posted a photo on his Instagram of himself and in the background a woman wearing shorts that revealed part of her bum.  His wife took the photo, but he posted it on Instagram.  ...more

Today's Outrage: A Blonde Named Britt McHenry

Photo Credit: Black Sports OnlineI swear there was a time when everyone was nicer, but it may be just my imagination. I think it is just that now if you are not nice, there's a chance that everyone will find out.  I blame the internet for the lack of civility both online and offline....more

The Italian Is Getting Married, And I Am Still Single

Pippo is getting married.  I feel like my chest is concave and my heart is sinking....more

Isn't It Ironic: A One-Man Show About #YesAllWomen

Storyteller Mike Daisey is throwing up a one-man show exploring the hashtag #YesAllWomen next week. I have seen Mike Daisey's work before and I have enjoyed it. He is a masterful storyteller, but this show is leveraging a hashtag and anything he says will be mansplaining. In fact if he were to call the show, "Mansplaining" it would make more sense. You see #YesAllWomen is about women's experiences.  His perspective, no matter how well-meaning, does a disservice....more