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Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Remember the Titans: UDM hoops can play key role for city in transition.

September 29, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( “Deee-troit Basketball!” Thanks to the popular chant made famous by John Mason, a Detroit radio legend who doubles as the public address announcer for our city’s professional basketball team, the Detroit Pistons are known by basketball fans across the globe. When the chant caught on—about a decade a ago—as the team... [Read more...]

What About Black On Black Crime!! Richard Sherman Coons For $$$$$.

September 18, 2015 by  
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Tweet ( Tavon Austin, Baltimore native who along with his Rams teammates showed solidarity with the black community saying hands up don’t shoot, torched Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks leaving them looking fricasseed and baked in the secondary badly  needing Virginia native Kam Chancellor.  In a post game conference... [Read more...]

Sex, Lies, And NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

September 13, 2015 by  
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Tweet ( Girls are smart. It is a mistake to underestimate them.  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell greatly underestimated females when he instituted the league’s new domestic violence (DV) initiatives after the Ray Rice punch that was felt around the world. The entity that was listening in HQ was the domestic violence INDUSTRY, an industry... [Read more...]

What would Paul Robeson say about the state of Rutgers football?

September 10, 2015 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( If the Heisman Trophy existed roughly a century ago one of the most deserving candidates would have been Paul Leroy Robeson. During his football days at Rutgers University, Robeson, a 6-foot-2 end and linebacker, was named a Walter Camp All America in 1917 and 1918. Robeson earned the highest honor for a collegiate football player... [Read more...]

Sports: Monday Day Night Fools.

September 8, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Americans claim to watch sports to relax and escape their strenuous schedules, which include juggling family and work. However, is the manner in which Americans relate to sports so innocent? At what point does mindless consumption become detrimental? How much time should one spend on this kind of mindless consumption? Modern... [Read more...]

Most Charitable NBA Players.

September 8, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( It’s a well-known fact that NBA (National Basketball Association) players are amongst the highest paid sportspersons in the world. These players are making an abundant amount of money. This writer was curious as to how these individuals spread out the immense profits towards the poor and less fortunate in the general public.... [Read more...]

What Can Blacks Learn From Animal Rights Groups & Michael Vick?

August 28, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Let me begin by giving a round of applause to the Pittsburg Steelers for signing my main man Michael Vick to their organization. I’m so excited about this season! Now, while strolling on Facebook a few minutes ago I quickly realized that several animal rights groups in Pittsburg are not only upset but are returning donated... [Read more...]

No Justice for Jonathan Ferrell: Mistrial Declared in Officer’s Trial Accused of Killing FAMU Football Player.

August 25, 2015 by  
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Tweet ( It has happened again. The justice system has failed Black America again. A mistrial was declared in the case against former Charlotte-Mecklenberg police officer Randall “Wes” Kerrick. Kerrick was accused in the deadly police shooting of former FAMU football player Jonathan Ferrell back in 2013. Ferrell got into a car accident... [Read more...]

Black NFL Athletes: Don’t Read the Media Playbook.

August 13, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Aldon Smith. Jabari Price. Dion Jordan. Antonio Gates. Josh Gordon. Ace Sanders. What do all of these names have in common? They’re all National Football League players who have either been suspended or outright released from the teams they play for. Yes, they’re all black and yes, they’re all young. At first these two... [Read more...]

Early blows for Arsenal, Chelsea as Premier League kicks off.

August 13, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The Premier League is known the world over for drama and excitement. This weekend’s opening fixtures did not disappoint, giving some indication of just how competitive the title race might be. All the pre-season talk was about who might challenge the might of Chelsea, who romped home to the title last season. Many of the pundits... [Read more...]

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