Tag: fathers day

Kelly Rowland Shares Sweet Photos of Her Biological Father for Father’s Day

Photo: Araya Diaz (Getty Images) For Father’s Day on Sunday, social media was flooded with declarations of love for the father figures in our lives. Musician and actress Kelly Rowland wrote a heartwarming account of the day she first met her biological father two years ago to commemorate the occasion. Advertisement The first photo in […]

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Social Entrepreneur Marcus Bullock Uses Tech As A Vessel To Combat Recidivism

According to a report released by the Prison Policy Initiative, there are nearly 2.3 million individuals who are behind bars in the U.S. As mass incarceration continues to ravage the Black community, there are over 400,000 African American inmates in federal and state prisons. Experiences stemming from the flawed criminal justice system are not monolithic. […]

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Drake Posted Father’s Day Shoutouts To Lil Wayne, LeBron James, Snoop Dogg And Others

Fathers everywhere are celebrating their day of honor this Father’s Day and as people have done for previous parental days of honor, social media has been filled with pictures and shoutouts for the father figures in their lives. Joining in on the trend, Drake took to his Instagram to shout out his dad and the […]

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Happy Father’s Day to All the Fish Dads Underwater

A clown fish uses his fins to fan water across a glistening mass of eggs, keeping them aerated. A silver arowana scoops up his fertilized eggs with his mouth and holds them gently for two months, until a host of miniature adults swims free from his jaws. A seahorse drifts through coral, his belly pouch […]

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Bartenders Tell Us Their Favorite Small Batch Whiskeys For Father’s Day

Father’s Day is almost here. Like any holiday, it’s going to mean something different to everyone. If you’ve got a good relationship with your dad/ father figure, consider yourself lucky. Bask in that feeling of appreciation for a second. Consider a call, a card, or maybe a gift. And if you’re going the gift route, […]

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We Asked Bartenders To Name The Best Bourbons For Father’s Day

It’s almost Father’s Day and the “father figure” in your life — define that term however you want! — deserves more than a bottle of cheap, drugstore cologne or a gift card. This year, instead of Googling “gifts for Father’s Day” and then picking the most inexpensive one, actually buy him something worthwhile. By “worthwhile” […]

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What Juneteenth and My Father Taught Me About ‘Expectations’

My father, David, holding me while my mother and sister look on.Photo: Belton Family Photo I wouldn’t know Juneteenth without my father. He’s the Texan. He grew up celebrating the holiday that started on June 19, 1865, when slaves on Galveston Island, Texas, finally learned they’d been freed under the Emancipation Proclamation two years prior. […]

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