Archive for December 2014

Here's Some Insight To Being A Black Man

Here's Some Insight To Being A Black Man
When I heard about the non indictment of New York law enforcement for the death of Eric Garner I was immediately saddened and frustrated. I mean just after the whole Ferguson situation its a lot to take. Look I understand neither Eric Garner or Mike Brown were saints but hear me out here, there is... Read more »

Burt Reynolds' Smokey & The Bandit Car Will Be Up For Auction

Burt Reynolds' Smokey & The Bandit Car Will Be Up For Auction
You may have heard that Burt Reynolds is auctioning off a lot of memorabilia and awards from over the years. He claims its hard to manage it all but some media outlets are questioning his financial status. Regardless, many of his prized possessions, awards, pictures and one of kind items will be auctioned off next... Read more »

A Letter To My Unborn Child About Race

A Letter To My Unborn Child About Race
Dear Child, like my parents and their parents before them we have have to talk about being black. Despite that I’m your only minority parent the world will see you as black. Thus you need to be prepared for all that comes with it. There will be stereotypes, questions and some unfairness but like my... Read more »
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