Archive | May 2012

UPDATE: Justin Bieber Trained With Mike Tyson Days Before Alleged Fight With Photographer

Dike Chiedozié's Blog

Over the weekend, Mike Tyson, posted a video and a couple of photos from his training session with Justin Bieber, which took place last week.
This bit of news sure adds a twist to the whole business. Bet Justin was feeling like Superman after hanging with Mike. LOL

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Tom Joyner News: Michelle Obama: Barack Still Tucks Me in at Night

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 a People Magazine interview, Michelle Obama shared that President Barack Obama still takes the time to tuck her in at night.

“We have a ritual where he tucks me in, because I’m usually in bed before anybody,” Michelle said. “He’ll come and turn the lights out and give me a kiss, and we’ll talk. He’s like, Ready to be tucked? I’m like, ‘yes I am.'”

The First Couple also make it a point to share dinner together as a family despite their hectic schedules.

“The first half hour, we’re talking to the girls, then we shoo them off to go walk Bo and catch a little check-in without the kids,” she said.

Michelle also gives insight to many more moments from their personal lives such as the President’s knack for singing.

“He loves it in the shower in the morning, sings to the kids,” she said.

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Can Vitamin D Prevent Diabetes?


Vitamin D may help prevent diabetes in people at high risk of developing he condition, researchers report.

The study does not prove cause and effect. “But if confirmed, there are huge implications because vitamin D is easy and inexpensive,” Anastassios Pittas, MD, of Tufts Medical Center in Boston.

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In a study of over 2,000 people with prediabetes, the higher the level of vitamin D in the blood, the lower the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Pittas presented the results here at the annual meeting of the American Diabetes Association.

Tracking Vitamin D Levels

The three-year study involved 2,039 people with high blood sugar levels. Their vitamin D levels were measured at the start of the study and six months, one…

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Tom Joyner News: Musiq on Love!

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Clearly, I’m in the wrong business. What I should be doing is writing a relationship book, because all the criteria that you need for that these days is having been in a relationship at any point in your life.

In the case of singer/songwriter Musiq’s new book “143: Love According to Musiq” maybe an added asset is that you’ve written a few love songs. You’d think that R&B singers should be the most sensitive and understanding of men giving the beautiful songs they write, but any familiarity with the romantic history of most R&B singers would help you see that’s not the case.

Someone must have thought “Hey, let’s get Musiq to do a book” given that he’s best  known  for ballads like “Love,” “Don’t Change,” “143” and other romantic hits. “143,” by the way, stands for the letters that correspond to those numbers on a telephone keypad…

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“God sets the lonely in families.”

Mzungu Mama

The best part of my day is when I receive photos on my phone from Phiona showing me the bright shining faces of the children in our home in Uganda. I had a long conversation on the phone with Phiona yesterday. This young woman is managing so much work for us and doing such a great job. I can’t wait to see her again. I could hear the pleading in her voice for me to get there because she needs some reinforcement. She would like to lean on me a little, and I understand.


The first Sunday that the children were at their new home they went to the closest little local church for worship. But this Sunday Phiona had them walk a little farther to a church I have visited with Abdul. A Korean missionary runs this ministry and I knew when we bought our land that we…

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