Nomi Burton

Couch Chat: Don’t Call Out Sick-Unless You’re Sick

It’s Friday… Santa’s coming in a few days and it’s getting harder to go to work. But you better not call out sick!! So Career Builder thinks they told us something new! It’s reporting that 40% of Americans admit to calling out when they’re perfectly fine. But here’s what you didn’t know. 38% of companies admit to checking up on…

Couch Chat: Bye Felicia And Omarosa

America woke up to a huge diss! It doesn’t get old to hear Robin Roberts go after Omarosa. Now, Omarosa is firing back to the bye Felicia dismissal, claiming Robin started a black woman civil war on her. Before her resignation, Omarosa was in charge of African-American outreach at the White House. She now regrets the Trump Administration didn’t reach…

Riverdale Rewind Chapter 22: Silent Night Deadly Night

1/6 2/6 3/6 4/6 5/6 6/6 Riverdale Rewind Podcast: Ch 22 Recap @nomiburton & @JustJessWCCB are with some very curious and furry friends at Mac Tabby Cat Cafe in NoDa recapping the mid-season finale of #Riverdale. Posted by WCCB, Charlotte's CW on Thursday, December 14, 2017 Happy Thursday! Yesterday was the mid-season finale of Riverdale, which means a new episode…

Couch Chat: Charlotte Shooting In Pharrell’s Song

Grammy Award winning artist, Pharrell, says the Keith Scott shooting in Charlotte inspired his new song, ‘Don’t Do It!’ Pharrell says, he was moved by Scott’s widow, who shouted “Don’t do it” to her husband before a CMPD officer shot and killed him last year. Pharrell says, he wondered what went through Scott’s mind and other people who’ve died in…

Couch Chat: Me Too Momentum

New momentum for the ‘Me Too’ movement. This morning, most of the headlines on Facebook involve powerful men, and sexual misconduct allegations. First, talk show host Tavis Smiley is suspended from his gig at PBS. The network says, it’ has proof that Smiley harassed staffed members. And three women say, music mogul Russell Simmons raped them. Last month the Def-Jam…

Couch Chat: Malls Are Dying

America’s Malls are rotting away! You’ve heard how Macy’s, JC Penney, Sears are closing dozens of stores across the country. Now experts predict that a quarter of American Malls will close in five years. Around 300 out of the 11 hundred that are currently open. Any chance of saving the malls? ————- To find out more about A Seat At…

Couch Chat: Next Wave of Feminism

Women aren’t just talking about girl power. We’re taking it. Cosmopolitan calls 2017 the year women stopped worrying about being nice. Merriam-Webster made feminism it’s word of the year since searches went up 70%. The ‘Me Too’ movement, Wonder Woman, and equality marches are all credited for the spike. Back in the mid-19th century when the term ‘feminism’ was first…