Thursday, November 14, 2019


Film Review; Black and Blue.

October 24, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Black and Blue, a very modern dirty cop movie, is blessed with a tough-as-nails protagonist, set in a town where locals don’t trust police and told in short succinct scenes that have a steady rhythm. B&B doesn’t have the pedigree of a Sidney Lumet crime drama (Prince of the City), the blistering sadistic peril of an Antoine […]

How to Encourage A Musical Education.

October 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, Health, Music, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) One of the most wonderful gifts that you can ever give your children is education. It’s not all a-grades and sports, either. Both of those things can be important, but creativity is something that a lot of schools aren’t working on with our children. They’re not teaching them to bake up a storm […]

Movie Review; Little Monsters.

October 13, 2019 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) You couldn’t guess from her dramatic Oscar-winning performance in 12 Years A Slave or her kinetic warrior/spy role in Black Panther that Lupita Nyong’o has a gift for romantic comedy. But she does. In fact, this rom/com/horror movie hybrid is the perfect vehicle for her frothy comic expression. Her ingenuity, a cast of adorable kids, a smarmy children’s TV host and […]

The ‘Bill Pickett Rodeo’ Celebrates 35 Years.

September 26, 2019 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) When you think of Cowboys, the West and rodeos do Black people come to your mind? If you are like most people the answer is no. But the fact is in the West following the War Between the States one in four people were Black and Blacks played a major role and exerted […]

Americans’ celebrity worship, demystified even in today’s climate!

September 19, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) On Sept. 7, Fox News reported that actress Zooey Deschanel and her husband, Jacob Pechenik, decided to separate after four years of marriage. This bit of news was carried “below the fold,” but on the homepage of the Fox News website. On Sept. 14, Fox reported that Deschanel was now dating “Property Brothers” star […]

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