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Friday, August 29, 2014


Robert Griffin III, quarterback of the Washington, D.C. Professional Football Team will have a huge season, don’t doubt that.

August 28, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Robert Griffin III or RGIII as he is sometimes better known as, will begin the 2014 N.F.L. season as the starting quarterback of the Washington Professional Football Tea,m. There’s no doubt about that, the doubt however is more or so aimed at his current status as Mr. Football in the nation’s capital. Yes, the same... [Read more...]

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Responds To 50 Cent’s Allegation That He Can’t Read.

August 23, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Floyd Mayweather  was recently ridiculed for not being able to read.  The rapper 50 Cent made fun of him the other day, offering $750,000 if he publicly reads a page of Harry Potter.  In response to the rapper’s humiliating call, Mayweather took a picture of his most recent paychecks and put the images on Twitter with the... [Read more...]

50 Cent; If Floyd Mayweather Jr. Can’t Read Thats A Tragedy For All Of Us.

August 22, 2014 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I want to start by saying that I’m not sure if I like the rapper 50 Cent (aka Curtis Jackson).  As brilliant as he happens to be, “Fiddy” appears to be plagued by a set of psychological challenges that cause him to seek attention at all costs and to push his “beefs” to the highest levels.  I can’t really think of... [Read more...]

Why the Kevin Love to Cleveland trade will result in a title in Cleveland THIS YEAR.

August 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There is only one team sport on this planet we call Earth where two men can ultimately determine a title: basketball.Football: Barry Sanders couldn’t get in done as the best running back in the league. How about baseball: Barry Bonds couldn’t grab the brass (World Series) ring after spending his entire career as an... [Read more...]

Becky Hammon and Spurs Way Ahead of the Curve on this one.

August 9, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On August 5 of this year the world champion San Antonio Spurs’ head coach Greg Popovich signed an assistant coach. No big deal right? The new hire was a 16 year vet of the professional game having played domestically and overseas in Spain and Russia. Sounds like a very educated hire to me. What makes this hire different... [Read more...]

Ray Rice; The NFL and Domestic Violence.

August 5, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1.3 million women are victims of physical assault by an intimate partner each year.  Nearly one third of female homicides are committed by an intimate partner.  The cost of intimate partner violence exceeds 5.8 billion dollars a year.  Domestic violence is a serious... [Read more...]

Floyd Mayweather Jr. – All money ain’t Good Money.

August 4, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Long lost are the days when our fighters embodied the collective pathos of our community. The last one to do it effectively was Muhammad Ali, whose eloquent delivery and stylish bravado captured and certified the black community’s desire to define itself by its own terms. Ultimately the message that he delivered to the world... [Read more...]

If you can’t finish it, don’t start it: Stephen A. Smith was right!

July 30, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Stephen A. Smith, ESPN analyst, writer and social critic, recently got into a bunch of hot water while commenting on the most recent domestic abuse eruption between Baltimore Ravens running back Raymell Rice and then girlfriend (now wife) Janay Palmer. At issue was a videotape that was released by the hotel they were staying... [Read more...]

Coach Tony Dungy Unfairly Attacked

July 29, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  The homosexual mafia has struck again. This time, however, they have picked the wrong target.  Beloved former Tampa Bay and Indianapolis Colts head coach Tony Dungy has been under a vicious assault for honestly answering a reporter’s question. In an interview with the Tampa Tribune, Tony Dungy was asked if he would he have... [Read more...]

The False Gaza Narrative and the Dwight Howard/Coward Story.

July 14, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Used to be a time that African American athletes had character, integrity and stood on what was right more than how much they were paid.  This was also the period of intrepid investigative journalism.  Now, both have gone the way of extinction as it was with the dinosaurs at the close of the Mesozoic Era. Men such as Muhammad... [Read more...]

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