Category Archives: Sports

RICHARD SHERMAN IS RIGHT ABOUT GOVERNMENT-SUBSIDIZED SPORTS

I don’t think National Football League team owners and politicians are feeling Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman these days, after he appeared on a sports radio show and suggested a removal of the massive government subsidies used to fund the … Continue reading

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MUHAMMAD ALI THOUGHTS

My meditations of a post-Muhammad Ali America hit on a sad reality that we still have too many White folks — and  let’s be sure to include an excessive number of the Black ones as well — who view the … Continue reading

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CARLY FIORINA IS THE KURT RAMBIS OF 2016

I initially found it difficult to process how Carly Fiorina can announce that she’s running for President of the United States, flaunt her business wisdom as a reason for why members of the Party of No Brains should feel compelled … Continue reading

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A TALE OF THREE RIOTS

College students in Morgantown, West virginia witnessed an event yesterday that caused them to set fires, pull down streetlights and cause additional property damage worth thousands of dollars. The students also threw bottles and rocks at police officers, who attempted to contain … Continue reading

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RAY RICE DESERVES MICHAEL VICK TREATMENT

The thousands, or millions of you, who are outraged about the Baltimore Ravens’ star running back Ray Rice knocking his then fiancé unconscious, shouldn’t be so shocked. There are just as many of you – if not more – who are … Continue reading

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THE RICES AND ‘THE LESSON’

I tried to resist hammering away at Ray Rice’s domestic assault episode and his two-game NFL suspension since I think many other people made valid points. But…Rice’s statement after learning of his suspension sticks in my craw: “It is disappointing that I will … Continue reading

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POST-STERLING AMERICA, OR LONG LIVE CHICKEN WING POWER

      While you celebrate another victory in the name of post-racial America after the NBA’s lifetime banishment of racist Los Angeles Clippers owner, Donald Sterling, I want to remind you of a 38-year old racial incident that follows … Continue reading

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THE COTTON CLUB SYNDROME – DONALD STERLING AND THE LEAGUE OF OWNERS

  Donald Sterling’s latest ventures in race and sociology make me not only think the guy would feel right at home in 1930’s America, but I also think he wants to capture some of that ol’ Sambo magic and recreate his … Continue reading

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DESEAN JACKSON – FIRE FIRST, FORGET QUESTIONS

        So, what did Pro Bowler DeSean Johnson do that resulted in him being cut from the Philadelphia Eagles? It seems that NJ.com said “gang connections,” and Jackson’s Eagles career, after signs of simmering troubles, was subsequently … Continue reading

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