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Kerry Washington’s Mike Brown comments may surprise you

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Mike Brown’s funeral is affecting people from all over.  Even Emmy award-winner and “Scandal” star Kerry Washington was helplessly distracted by the death of the 18-year old victim, to the point where she couldn’t even focus on the possibility of winning again at the Emmys.  While there was every reason for her to feel the way that she does, she ... Read More »

What does the future hold for Michael Sam?

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  By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Michael Sam, 24 made history this year by becoming the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL. With so much talk about Sam’s sexuality at the beginning of the NFL draft, his play on the field would later dominate football discussions. As the NFL preseason closes and teams make their final ... Read More »

BOSS Sports | The Baddest: Nike Matches Under Armour’s Mega $265-285 Million Offer For Durant

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Kevin Durant is arguably the second-most marketable NBA player, behind LeBron James, and Under Armour made a serious play for the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar by offering between $265-285 million over 10 years for the current MVP to be endorsed by the growing sports apparel company. According to ESPN‘s Marc Stein and Darren Rovell, Nike has ... Read More »

Michael Sam Cut By Rams, Could Possibly Land On Practice Squad

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris The St. Louis Rams made history in the spring when they drafted Michael Sam, an All-American, co-SEC Defensive Player of the Year, making him the first openly gay player in the NFL.  Saturday, Sam’s historical run came to an end after being cut by St. Louis in what they reiterated was a football decision just as ... Read More »

Kendrick Lamar’s “Good Kid, m.A.A.d City” Becomes the Focal Point of English Composition Class

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K.Dot’s album didn’t go unnoticed after all.  After being reportedly robbed of a Grammy in 2014 by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Kendrick’s debut album becomes a teaching tool for Georgia Regents University’s English composition class. The album is going to promote for better reading, writing, better analytical skills and overall being a “better person,” according to BET.com. “Hip hop legend-in-the-making ... Read More »

Why Wayne Brady said he would beat Bill Maher’s a** in public

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by Dr Boyce Watkins This is a 2013 interview between my good friend Marc Lamont Hill and the taltented comedian Wayne Brady.  I love this interview because Brady talks extensively about the famous white liberal comedian Bill Maher.  Maher is a brilliant guy, very successful and very funny.  But the problem with Maher is that he has a very warped ... Read More »