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Weekend Recap: Volume 9

Happy Monday!

Today’s Quote:

I choose to have a positive & productive week.

Message:

In life, we have a lot of choices. We choose what to eat, what to wear, what career we want, what kind of significant other we prefer, favorite color, etc. Life is full of choices. The choices we make every second of the day impacts our overall life. Choose to make today a good day. You have the power to do it.

Begin the new week by writing some goals and affirmations.

Choose to make this a good week. Manifest the outcome you want for this week and your life.

Affirmations for the Week:

  1. I choose to have a positive and productive week.

  2. I choose to work with a focused mind.

  3. I choose to be thankful for what I have.

  4. I choose to create a life that I deserve and desire.

  5. I choose to feed my spirit positivity.

  6. I choose to be excited about a new week.

Happy Monday!

It’s the start of a new week.

Volume 9

This weekend was full of news.

  1. More COVID-19 updates

  2. The Smith’s & their entanglements

  3. Spotify, Pinterest & other IOS apps crashed

  4. The tragic story that’s still unfolding surrounding Glee actress Naya Rivera.

  5. New Music Friday

  6. A new political party called The Birthday Party

  7. Dr. Fauci vs. The White House

Catching Up

There was so much going on this weekend it was difficult to keep up. The weekend started with new music. On Friday, new R&B dropped along with Juice Wrld’s posthumous album. Entertainment news continued when Jada Pickett Smith and Will Smith came to the Red Table to discuss recent allegations of an alleged affair with August Alsina. The chaos rolled on when popular apps like Spotify and Pinterest crashed over the weekend. No, it wasn’t because of entanglements. Even though the world continues to resemble some forms of normalcy, the coronavirus is still active across several countries and states. As states continue to report record highs in new cases, the White House is currently seeking to discredit the country’s top infectious disease expert Dr. Fauci.

Let’s do a recap.

Trending

New Music Friday

New Music Friday was full of R&B vibes with new music from Summer Walker, Snoh Aalegra, and a new Kane Brown, Swae Lee, and Khalid collab.

  1. Summer Walker didn’t disappoint with a new EP called Life On Earth. The 5 track project features Partynextdoor.

  2. Snoh Aalegra kept the vibes going dropping a new song called DYING 4 YOUR LOVE.

  3. Kane Brown, Swae Lee, and Khalid dropped a new record called Be Like That.

  4. Juice Wrld’s posthumous album Legends Never Die was released. The album is set to debut at number 1, with projections of close to 400,000-440,000 units.

Spotify, Pinterest & Tinder crashed

Spotify, Pinterest & Tinder and other ios apps were down due to an issue with Facebook log in early Friday morning. Thousands of users reported difficulty accessing popular apps like Tinder and Spotify while using an iPhone or iPad. The issue has since been resolved.

Naya Rivera

Glee actress Naya Rivera has been missing since Wednesday after going on a boat trip with her son at a California late. Her 4-year son was found safe, drifting in the boat. He told local authorities, both he and Rivera jumped into the lake but she never returned. The search to find the 33-year-old actress has now been deemed a recovery mission.

Tucker Carlson’s Top Writer Resigns

Fox News host Tucker Carlon’s top writer has resigned after racist and sexist comments of his on an online forum were exposed. The writer, Jeff Neff posted his racist, sexist and homophobic comments under an alias for years. Neff tended his resignation after these posts came to the light. Since his resignation, Fox News has sent a memo to employees denouncing his comments and behavior.

The memo wrote:

Neff’s abhorrent conduct on this forum was never divulged to the show or the network until Friday, at which point we swiftly accepted his resignation..
Make no mistake, actions such as his cannot and will not be tolerated at any time in any part of our workforce.

WOJ suspended by ESPN

ESPN NBA reporter Adrian Wojnarowski, known as ‘Woj‘ has been suspended after sending a profane email to Missouri Senator Josh Hawley.

Woj’s response to an email the Senator planned to send to the NBA commissioner was made public this weekend. In a news release, the Senator described his letter to NBA commissioner Adam Silver criticizing the league for monitoring and censoring social justice messages that players will wear on their jerseys.

In the letter to the commissioner he