Malachi Mitchell

Malachi Mitchell

Bio: Malachi Mitchell is a recent graduate from Binghamton University with a degree in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. He has a passion for writing and creating things that inspire him and others. Malachi was born and raised in Queens, NYC and has deep pride for his city that he loves so much. He loves music, movies, television, basketball and analyzing all of them. He is growing a brand of his own and plans to become a visionary creative that the world has not seen yet.

Former Democratic Senate Leader, Harry Reid, Dies at 82

On Tuesday, Harry Reid, the pugnacious former Democratic Senate leader who rose from poverty in Searchlight, Nevada, to the pinnacle of the U.S. Senate, died at the age of 82. Reid had spearheaded epic legislative battles through three decades in Congress as one of Congress’ most skilled negotiators. Reid rose from his humble beginnings in Nevada to become the most powerful politician to come from the state.

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The Issue With Oxtail And Its Increasing Price

Okay, the title for this article might be a little misleading, so let me clear this up from the start: I don’t have a single issue with oxtail. It’s great; it’s actually delicious. The true issue comes with the price for oxtail. If you’re someone like me who frequents Black twitter, you would often see people complain about the at times absurd prices for oxtail as the years have gone on. Now there is a very, very simple explanation for this: it’s becoming more popular.

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The Strange State Of ESPN’s First Take

There was once a time, a very glorious time, where sports fans all over would wake up excited to turn on their TVs and watch Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith go back and forth with each other over whatever recent sports development was going on. It was excellent sports television; the very best sports debate show you could watch. Actually, it was the quintessential sports debate show.

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Biden To Lift Travel Restrictions Placed On Southern African Countries Due To Omicron

The Biden administration is lifting restrictions on eight southern African countries that were put in place last month after the Omicron variant was first identified in South Africa, according to CNN. The restrictions will lift on December 31 at 12:01 a.m. ET, CNN reports.

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C.D.C. Shortens Isolation Period For Many Americans Amid Omicron Surges

Despite daily coronavirus cases in the United States soaring to near record heights, U.S. health officials on Monday cut the recommended isolation period for many infected Americans from 10 days to 5 days, and similarly shortened the time that close contacts must quarantine. This was done in the hope to minimize rising disruptions to economy and everyday life.

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Insecure’s Series Finale Knocks It Out The Park (And Makes Us Cry)

So, the day has finally come. After 5 hilarious, emotional, and poignant seasons, Issa Rae’s hit HBO show, Insecure, has finally come to an end. Many fans, I included, were nervous after seeing many great shows have very unsatisfying endings and leaving a bad taste in the mouths of viewers who were excited to see how it all ends.

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In the Abortion Rights Debate, Women’s Rights Groups Want More from Biden

President Joe Biden insists that he strongly believes in the rights spelled out in the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that are currently under the most dire threat in decades. Despite his claims, Biden barely even uses the word “abortion,” and when his administration has been asked about what it can do to protect reproductive rights, the response has mostly been that Congress must write the landmark court decision into law, a strategy that is likely to fail.

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Can the LA Lakers Even Make it to The Conference Finals?

Over the weekend, the NBA continued its tradition of having a slate of Christmas day games filled with back-to-back highly anticipated matchups. One of these was the matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers.

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South African Nobel Peace Prize Winning Activist, Desmond Tutu, Dies at 90

Desmond Tutu, South Africa’s “moral conscience,” a Nobel Peace Prize-winning icon who helped end the country’s apartheid, and a clergyman activist for racial justice and LGBT rights, died on Sunday at the age of 90. South Africans, world leaders, and people from all over the globe mourned the death of the legendary figure.

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Tom Brady Shut Out For First Time In 15 Years As The Bucs Lose To The Saints

Sunday night, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were thoroughly dominated by the Saints as they shut out Tom Brady and the division rival in a 9-0 win. This is the third time ever in Brady’s career that he has been shut out. It’s also the first time that a Brady-quarterbacked team has been shut out since the 2006 season, says the NFL’s internal research department.

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The Best Albums of 2021 …That I’ve Heard

As December reaches its end and we begin to wrap up the year that was 2021, it is a nice time to look back on the excellence that we may have encountered throughout the year. One of the best ways to do that is through the age-old tradition of the “year-end list.”

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Rapper Drakeo the Ruler Fatally Stabbed at L.A. Music Festival

West Coast rapper, Drakeo the Ruler, was confirmed dead on Sunday after a publicist for the rapper confirmed it to The New York Times and Rolling Stone. Drakeo the Ruler, real name Darrell Caldwell, was fatally stabbed in an altercation at a Los Angeles music festival where he was set to perform, leaving the musician’s fans and family heartbroken.

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