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  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

    Mar 17, 15 by riversteff Leave a comment


    *When I was four years old my pre-school teacher called my mother to a meeting, because I had said a curse word! Apparently the class was playing a game: Each student was asked to think of a word that begins with the first letter of your first name, spell it aloud then pronounce it. My […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Open Letter About the Post Office

    Mar 3, 15 by riversteff 5 Comments


    I never have openly campaigned for the demise of an organization. But my experience as of late has me hoping the U.S. Postal Service goes the way of the Twinkie. Even though its viability has been in question for almost a decade, the post office’s strategy of reduced hours, layoffs and price hikes have kept […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: In Support of Bill Cosby

    Nov 25, 14 by riversteff 6 Comments


    *If the women who have come out of the woodwork with claims of rape against entertainment icon Bill Cosby were trying to derail his comeback, they are gaining momentum. Cosby’s Netflix comedy special has been postponed indefinitely. And NBC’s plans to create a sit-com with Cosby have been canceled for now. I guess the network, which […]

  • ‘Tom Joyner Morning Show’ Off the Air in Dallas where it’s Based

    Nov 19, 14 by EurPublisher 36 Comments


    *Dallas area fans of radio legend Tom Joyner got a real shock this past Monday when they tuned to K-Soul 94.5. The “Tom Joyner Morning Show” wasn’t there! It seems that Radio One, which owns part of Joyner’s company, Reach Media, switched the format of K-Soul to something called Boom, which is basically classic hip-hop. The company’s […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Ebola: More Questions Than Answers

    Nov 3, 14 by riversteff 4 Comments


    *I’m no alarmist, but it should be evident to anyone who’s been paying attention that the Center for Disease Control is behind the curve when it comes to having all the information needed to effectively fight the Ebola virus in the United States. There’s conflicting information about how Ebola is transmitted from one person to […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: The Best Defense is Soap and Water

    Oct 7, 14 by riversteff 1 Comment


    *A mysterious virus has entered the United States via a commercial airline flight. Passengers on the international flight unknowingly carried the virus to their friends, family and anybody else who happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. The virus turns people into vampires (yes, vampires) who sleep during the day and […]