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Why They Kneel

I am a Black male. Football has been a part of my life for 81% of my life.  I love the game, and will watch my Washington Huskies with pride this season.  The NFL is another issue.  The love of the game is lost.  There is too much decided about the game before the player […]

What Should you do if You Still have the Galaxy Note 7 in Your Hands?

Spontaneous combustion sounds like something out of a horror film, but it’s been a real concern for Samsung and thousands of Galaxy Note7 owners. Upon Samsung receiving 92 reports of issues with batteries overheating in the United States alone, which included reports of burn injuries and property damage, it was clear action needed to be […]

5 Gifts for Your Tech-Loving Boy

It’s a complaint we have all too often- today’s kids seem to be spending more and more time in front of screens instead of exploring the world around them. But, in their defense, modern children are exposed to technology of all varieties, so it makes sense that many are naturally drawn to it. Fortunately, there […]

Ladybug is a Superhero

There’s never been a better time for your child to love ladybugs. Almost every article of clothing can be found in ladybug print. There is an adorable series of books starring Ladybug Girl. If your child loves ladybugs and superheroes there is a television series about a teenage girl who with a secret identity: she’s […]

Stop the Screaming ! ! !

There’s not much TV in my life these days. I’m bored with cop and detective and legal shows. I worked in hospitals so I don’t watch Doc-dramas. NOVA is still good stuff. I do watch some sports; oddball Euro stuff like bike racing, soccer, and just about anything that involves sliding down snow and ice […]

Top 5 Online Games for Kids

The ever-expanding universe of online gaming offers something for everyone. There are action games for teens, casual challenges for adults, and collections of delightful adventures for children. With so many different genres, gameplay styles, and difficulty levels, it can be hard to find the best games that are well-suited for children. Listed below are our […]

Is The Number of Internet Devices in Your Home Growing?

Do you remember the days when a whole family had a single computer, and someone could only use the internet if nobody was using the landline phone, because of the dial up connection? If you’re a dad now, chances are you remember this period when the internet was first becoming a mainstream feature in our […]

Family Friendly Star Wars Games on Poki

I’m a sucker for just about anything to do with Star Wars. I love Star Wars Games, the movies, the novels, and the comics and I don’t care if it’s Canon, EU, or Legends. I am fully aware the franchise is also a merchandising machine and often I’ve been guilty of buying Star Wars trinkets to […]

The Making of a Modern Gentleman

“Mark Twain 1907” (CC BY 2.0) by  FotoGuy 49057  There are two parts to this – the modern part and the gentleman part. We’re going to focus on the modern part. The reason for that is simple, it’s because what it takes to be a fully-fledged gentleman is the same today as it has always been. It has […]

The Most Realistic Snoke Theory

Who is Supreme Leader Snoke? Kylo Ren said he is wise which has many fans convinced he is Darth Plagueis. Some believe he is Palpatine. Some The Inquisitor from Rebels. The most recent theory is Grand Moff Tarkin. Others believe him to be Vader. The craziest theory aside from Jar Jar Binks as evil Sith […]