Lil Wayne and his princess Reginae Carter cover this weeks Rolling Out. When I was at Reginae’s birthday party, it brought tears to my eyes to see them two together. They share a special bond. I never knew my dad and it bothers me till this day. I always wanted to know what he looked like, did I walk like him, get his sense of humor or more. Sadly, I don’t think I will never meet him. It’s good to see Lil Wayne in all of his kids lives. To read the full article click here.
“In the African American community, close to 50 percent of young people are growing up without a father,” President Obama said. “If we want our children to succeed in life, we need fathers to step up. We need fathers to understand that their work doesn’t end with conception. What truly makes a man a father is the ability to raise a child and investing in that child. We need fathers to be involved in their kids’ lives — not just when it’s easy, not just during the afternoons in the park or the zoo, when it’s all fun and games. But when it’s hard, when young people are struggling.”
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