Sunday, September 20, 2020

Six Tips for Taking Care of Your New Hoverboard.

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

Tweet ( Several years ago, a new tech toy surged onto the scene. Taking after the fictitious floating board made famous by Back To The Future II, the hoverboard became instantly popular. So now, you’ve finally got your hands on one. However, after spending a small fortune on your model, you want to ensure it remains in good working... [Read more...]

Does 2020 represent the final chance for the NFL to do right by Colin Kaepernick?

September 9, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( It doesn’t feel like it but the National Football League’s first slate of games of the 2020 NFL season begins this weekend. The coronavirus pandemic and protests regarding police brutality against Black people have dominated much of the attention over the last several months. Clearly, both of those important matters have... [Read more...]

The NBA’s “pause” was remarkable regardless of the results.

September 4, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Slightly over a week ago, the Milwaukee Bucks made a decision that will live in sports history. They decided not to play their August 26th scheduled playoff game against the Orlando Magic, which was Game 5, of a best of seven game playoff series. Milwaukee made the decision without letting their opponents who were the Magic,... [Read more...]

Gran Turismo 7: Here’s Everything About The Real Driving Simulator.

September 3, 2020 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Polyphony Digital is all set for Gran Turismo 7 release on PlayStation 5. While Sony’s next-generation console will go on sale during Holiday 2020, it is unclear whether GT 7 will be a launch title for the console or it will arrive later. Interestingly, the game is a follow-up to the 2013 game Gran Turismo 6. The best thing... [Read more...]

Why The Black Pro Athlete Is Sick and Tired!

September 2, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( “I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired” (Fannie Lou Hamer, 1964) Taking a stand for justice comes with a hefty price tag. If you happen to be a black pro athlete, the cost might be your career. Muhammad Ali, one of pro boxing’s greatest athletes, is a testament to the price a black athlete has to pay for siding... [Read more...]

Black America, How Serious Are We About Combating Inequality and Social Injustice?

September 1, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Be as separate as the fingers in the things that are individual to you but in things common to us all as a people, we must join those fingers as a fist under one God, one aim, one destiny. ~ Booker T. Washington Preceding the Hip-hop era African Americans intuitively gravitated towards unification. The political and economic... [Read more...]

The Jason Wright kind of history?

August 26, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The 2020 Democratic National Convention recently ended and without a doubt one of the main topics was the presence of newly chosen Democratic Vice-Presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Over the past couple of weeks, there has been a lot of talk about history as it relates to Harris, who became the first Black woman and first Indian... [Read more...]

The intensely personal decision to report to work or not.

August 16, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( For most of the country, we are about a month away from the 2020-21 school year starting. Parents are deciding on the important decision of what to do with their child regarding in-person schooling amid a pandemic that continues to affect thousands and kill large amounts of people on a regular basis. Teachers and school staff... [Read more...]

Donald Trump Formula for Victory: Guns, Black Voters and the NFL.

August 9, 2020 by  
Filed under Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Well, I’m sure I’ve got your attention now, with that provocative title! But I’m not kidding. I think President Donald Trump will win by an electoral landslide on Nov. 3 because of guns, black voters and the NFL. Let me explain this winning formula. First, guns. It’s hard to believe Democrats are this... [Read more...]

Foul! The Untold Story of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

August 7, 2020 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( In the 150-years of college athlete’s existence, college athletes have not been compensated, and lots of controversies surround this: If it is fair to force (NCAA) college-bound scholarship holding athletes to play for no pay? Keep in mind that they do not have a union to represent them. Unlike their professional counterparts,... [Read more...]

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