Tareau’s Three Tunes Tuesdays #3

En Vogue Don't Let Go https://youtu.be/mwhwGmoYv1s Man remember when buying the CDs to your favorite movie? Yes buying the soundtrack. I loved the 1996 movie Set It Off. En Vogue was my favorite Woman's R&B group in the 90s. That passion though? Hahahaha. Fabolous ft Jazzy Real One https://youtu.be/CGtx-bHW_sY This song is dope. It samples... Continue Reading →

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Detroit Weekly News 3/26/17 – 4/1/17

Live From Woodward

The Good

  • A person is sticking it to the man, by boasting up the price of their home that was purchased for $25,000 to $5 million! The location: Adjecnt to where Little Caesers arena is being built.
  • Ford investing 1.2 Billion in 3 South East Michigan Ford plants

  • Detroit schools, state consider deal to avoid closures

via DetroitNews.com 

The plan involves Eastern Michigan University, the University of Michigan, Michigan State University and Wayne State University, according to the Michigan Department of Education.

The four institutions would help set “high but attainable” goals at two dozen city schools that had been targeted by the state for closure, improving academic achievement and decreasing chronic absenteeism and teacher vacancies.

  • Under Armor isopening a store Downtown, just a couple of doors down from rival Nike

The Bad

  • The Detroit Pistons are all but eliminated from playoff contention. Yes they could theoretically go…

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Returning to Transit (The Decision)

I ❤️ Transit

After much thought, and after a tough couple of months figuring things out, I’m going to take my talents to DDOT. That’s right, the Detroit Department of Transportation.

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I was in the training program before, and I wasn’t happy with what I experienced, however I’ve been convinced things are changing, for the better. I would like to be apart of the change. Out with the old way of doing things, in with the new breed. This is my third, and final run as a transit bus driver. I don’t plan on switching teams again.

This is an opportunity to help change the culture of an organization and become a championship caliber team. I know it will be a long road ahead, but I’m something like the LeBron, (Pre-flopping) of bus drivers. A franchise player if I must say so myself.

I’ll be writing here on PTA a lot more…

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Dear Oakland, and Everyone Else

  Lets be completely honest right now. I mean gloves off, emotion out of it (at least for a couple of paragraphs), it's mostly people that's NOT from Oakland or who never even been to Oakland, hollering that "I'm a fan no matter what" shit. Lets be clear, Oakland needs a lot of help financially,... Continue Reading →

Detroit Weekly News 3/19 – 3/25

Live From Woodward

The Good

Belle Isle to get a Makeover

  • Dozens of volunteers from the Michigan Cares for Tourism organization are going to be sent to the park to help restore the island’s Casino Building, Flynn Pavilion and the Boat Club.

The state took control of the park in the form of a 30-year lease in 2013 when the city of Detroit declared for bankruptcy.

  • Meet Detroit’s Top Doctor. She’s making quite the impact
  • This Old House Came to Detroit
  • The Detroit Free Press will unveil it’s anticipated documentary on the 1967 Detroit riots, called 12th & Clairmount

The Bad

  • The Heidelberg project creator, Tyree Guyton lost his midtown art location, that he’s had for nine years. Guyton, gained international fame when he began making outdoor art from castoff items, to draw attention to his blighted neighborhood on the East Side of Detroit. As controversial as his work has been, he brought attention and sort of a tourist attraction…

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Exactly Why You Aren’t Happy

For the last 20 years or so, advertisements for big name companies have gone on aggressive ad campaigns. Nike told you to Just do it Pepsi told you to Live for the moment Burger King told you to Have it your way And so many other companies have told you, your life wasn't good enough,... Continue Reading →

Vlog on Twerking, Feminist, Body Shaming, from a Single Black Father POV

FOOD FOR THOUGHT.🤔🤔 HMMM https://youtu.be/p9af2RpyEes  Click link please Hey there everyone. I hope you have a great weekend. If you have 5 minutes to spare, please watch a VLOG I did on my break. It's a quick 5 minute VLOG on Iggy Azelea's new song called "Mo Bounce."  I also talk about Sexism, Culture Appropriation, Sex, Misogyny, Rap, Ladies, Fatherhood, Feminist etc. I really appreciate the love... Continue Reading →

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