Saturday, April 4, 2020

Three BIG reasons why it was the right call to move the Summer Olympics to 2021.

March 26, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( One the biggest global news stories of 2020 was supposed to be the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokoyo, Japan. 2020 will now be defined by COVID-19 and how it has affected scores of lives throughout the world. The cancellation of the Men’s and Women’s NCAA College Basketball Tournaments and the suspensions of the NBA and... [Read more...]

Don’t let Kevin Love show you up NBA and NHL owners.

March 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Without a doubt, the biggest story in America right now is the handling of COVID-19, which is commonly known as the coronavirus. It has been declared a pandemic and has affected numerous Americans after affecting numbers of people throughout the globe. Seemingly every industry in America has been significantly affected by the... [Read more...]

Five Black female sports trailblazers that deserve more shine.

March 10, 2020 by  
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Tweet ( March is known as Women’s History Month, when the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society are highlighted. There is no questions that throughout the history of the world and United States that women have been vital to the success of this world and the country of the United States. Black women in... [Read more...]

10 All-Time Xbox Exclusives Ranked.

February 29, 2020 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( “Exclusives” really came into being during the Super Nintendo/Sega Genesis generation. That’s when the business of gaming became particularly competitive. Prior to that, it wasn’t unusual to see a game like Space Invaders on a console other than an Atari (it was also on MSX) but Asteroids was only on those Atari consoles. Microsoft’s... [Read more...]

Black History Month: Black women in the WNBA led the way to a new CBA.

February 29, 2020 by  
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Tweet ( The most well-known professional women’s sports team league in North America is the Women’s National Basketball Association. The WNBA has been around since 1997 and has grown considerably in talent, depth, and recognizable personalities since its inception. The WNBA has been a beneficary of the increased talent, athleticism,... [Read more...]

Black History Month: 10 all-time quotes from Black athletes that show Black fearlessness.

February 20, 2020 by  
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Tweet ( It was the great writer and social critic James Baldwin who once mentioned that, “To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious, is to be in a rage almost all the time.” The long history of black people fighting against and speaking out against oppression in America extends beyond luminaries like Baldwin and... [Read more...]

Black History Month: Brotherly love.

February 12, 2020 by  
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Tweet ( The love between siblings is different than any other. They often can share stories of funny events or situations that happened when they were kids, fight about matters that might seem trival to others, or rely on each other even moreso than relying their parents. There are different types of highs and lows in every sibling relationship... [Read more...]

I Can’t Give Gayle King a Pass.

February 10, 2020 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Journalism is an extremely hard job, and it calls for the asking of hard uncomfortable questions. People will champion you when you go after their interests, and the people that threaten said interests, while demonizing you when you have to address an area that cause them to feel what they love is attacked. It is wise for a journalist... [Read more...]

From Birtherism to Kobe Bryant: Why Does Trump Have Such Disdain for Obama’s Legacy?

February 6, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Perhaps the most accurate description of Donald Trump’s disdain for Barack Obama’s presidential legacy comes from Ta-Nehisi Coates. In his 2017 article titled “The First White President,” he lays out—in detail—how Trump’s presidential bid has centered around a rebuke of Obama’s accomplishments. Coates writes:... [Read more...]

Black History Month: Celebrating the Centennial of Negro Leagues Baseball.

February 6, 2020 by  
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Tweet ( While many people are still getting over the Kansas City victory over San Francisco in Super Bowl LIV, there are more significant sporting events to come in the coming year and this month of February including at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. It is Black History Month and an important piece of Black... [Read more...]

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