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The Boy Scouts of America voted on Thursday to lift a century-old ban on openly gay scouts in a major victory for gay rights activists, but the decision means a sea of change for an organization that depends heavily on faith-based groups. Here at Tha Afterparty the question becomes… What does it mean when they say […]

Ever thought, “If I could only re-live my life again”—heavens, no!—but I would like to have had some timely advice for things I was experiencing.  I wonder, though, if I would have heeded wise words.  Sometimes failure is the only teacher we’ll listen to.   #TELLUSHOWYOUREALLYFEEL … If there were ever a chance we could travel back in time, […]

Adults facing legal repercussions as a result of teens lying about their age is a major problem in our society. There have been a number of recent high profile cases that confused the true labels of victim and predator. Remember back when Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was accused of sexual assault for having sex with a 20 […]

This week the government lowered the age at which girls can buy the morning-after pill without a prescription and said the emergency contraception no longer has to be kept behind pharmacy counters. Today, Plan B One-Step is sold behind pharmacy counters, and buyers must prove they’re 17 or older to buy it without a prescription. Tuesday’s decision lowers the age limit […]

Wow, I think I just raised many eyebrows with that one. Everyone knows that loaning money, especially when you are in a tight situation is difficult at best. When the moneydoesn’t come back, for whatever reason, it makes it 5 times worse. And, I’ve been in the situation when you have to ask for money and the expected […]

My daddy always told me that it’s an excellent idea to make a man wait before parting with the draws. Although I didn’t listen 99.999% of the time, I’ve always been curious as to what other men felt about this. One of my friends on Facebook posted the following:   Making a guy wait 90 days […]

What do you term gossip? Do you think, that if you pass something on spoken to you in a private conversation, and it’s true, that it isn’t gossip? Or, is passing something on, regardless of truth or embellishment, gossip? I had a rather, in my perspective, bizarre incident happen this past week. I belong to a […]

This is a special edition of #TellUsHowYouReallyFeel . This week we’re serving up “A Cold Cup of Coffee”. Bringing you real life without the sweeteners, a cold and sometimes bitter, but always necessary sip of reality. This time we’re looking at, “keeping it real”. Are you real? Do you connect easily with others on topics of […]

Are you a Scandal fan? I am, I love me some Fitz and Olivia. You might be asking what am I doing rooting for the mistress or “side chick”. Well, if you know anything about this show, Fitz and Olivia belong together; they are “connected” or soul mates some would say. However, because we live […]

Do you know there is a new rapper who is on the rise? He goes by the name Lil’ Poopy. No, that is not a typo, Lil’ Poopy is his name and he is allegedly 9 or 10 years old (different resources have different ages printed) and lives in Massachusetts’s. He is currently apart of […]

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