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Redskins Trade For Robert Griffin III (RG3) Was Washington GM Bruce Allen’s Work

It’s forgotten that Robert Griffin III wasn’t the actual first choice pick in the 2012 NFL Draft for the Washington Redskins. Seeing an openings, Washington Redskins’ General Maanger Bruce Allen made the call on a blockbuster trade that saw the St.Louis Rams get the Redskins’ No. 6 overall pick in 2012, and the Redskins’ first-round […]

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Kim Kardashian flaunts post-baby bod in bikini – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSlimmed-down figure. Check. Famous curves. Check. White bikini. Oh, yes. Haters put in place? Kim Kardashian, who endured some serious snark during her pregnancy for her weight, is proudly displaying her post-baby bod on the cover of Us Weekly.Kim Kardashian flaunts post-baby body in bikiniNew York Daily NewsKim Kardashian’s Secrets To Staying Fit While […]

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Heisman Trophy 2013: Jameis Winston vs AJ McCarren, Johnny Manziel, Jordon Lynch

The 2013 Heisman Trophy competitors are Jameis Winston of Florida State, Alabama’s AJ McCarren, Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel, Jordon Lynch of Northern Illinois, Auburn’s Tre Mason, and Andre Williams of Boston College. While Tre Mason and Andre Williams had incredible years, and Mason gained over 300 yards rushing in the SEC Championship, the Heisman Trophy […]

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Jameis Winston Rape Case Dropped Due To DNA, Witness Claim Accuser Was Sexual Aggressor

Jameis Winston Wins 2013 Heisman Trophy, But Dogged By Rape Claim On Twitter And this update: her Facebook page showed her connection with Jamal Roberts, the other man she had sex with within 24 hours before she met Jameis Winston, and also her pattern of going out to bars to have cocktails with other sorority […]

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Nelson Mandela: Steve Jobs Wanted Him For Apple’s Think Different Campaign

Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa, anti-aparteid activist, and symbol of freedom who passed away Thursday, is currently the focus of Apple’s website. There, right front-and-center, is a photo of President Mandela in black and white, with Apple’s signature font and overall style. A fitting presentation considering that the late Apple Founder and […]

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Nelson Mandela Dead At 95: President Obama’s Statement

Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s most popular President and President Barack Obama, America’s first black President, hold an obvious, special place in World history. Here’s President Obama’s statement on the passing of President Mandela: THE PRESIDENT: At his trial in 1964, Nelson Mandela closed his statement from the dock saying, “I have fought against white domination, […]

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West to Marry at Palace of Versailles? – The Hollywood Gossip

The Hollywood GossipMove over, Kate Middleton. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are planning their very own royal wedding of sorts, according to the new issue of Us Weekly. The famously over-the-top duo have set their sights on France’s famed Palace of Versailles for their …Kim Kardashian Spotted Strolling (Literally) With Baby North West in New […]

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Google Glass: A Thank You To Sarah Price And Answer To Her Question

Who had Google Glass, or looked like they had it, in 2012? The question comes because Sarah Price, of the Google Glass team was kind enough to respond back to my blog post ranting on the firm for basically fumbling the football when it came to distribution to African Americans (note, I’m specifically referring to […]

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Mike Tomlin Fined $100,000: Steelers Coach Impeded Jacoby Jones Kickoff Return

Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000. Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000 by the National Football League for impeding the path of Baltimore Ravens Wide Receiver / Kick Returner / Dancing With The Stars Winner Jacoby Jones during last Thursday’s Thanksgiving Day Game. According to the NFL, in a press release, […]

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Black Students Avoid UC Berkeley Because Cal Doesn’t Go After Them

There has been a lot of chatter why UC Berkeley doesn’t have a larger black student base. One recent publication reported that more than half of African-American students who are accepted at Cal don’t go there because “they feel unwelcome.” The LA Times featured a story on Cal freshman Kashawn Campbell, a straight A student […]

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Richard Cohen: Interracial Marriage Is Unconventional; Damon Bruce Blasted Women; Richie Incognito Uses N-Word; Why?

What is going on with the sudden expressions of racism and sexism by white folks, mostly men, in media and online of late? First we have NFL Player Richie Incognito using the n-word to address his “best friend” Jonathan Martin, who’s black. Then we have KNBR San Francisco Radio Show Host Damon Bruce going on […]

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Damon Bruce Reveals Problem Of White Male Intolerance In Sports Broadcasting

Damon Bruce is a previously pretty-much not-well-known sports broadcaster who toiled with pleasure for KNBR Radio until being reportedly suspended, indefinitely, for saying that a woman’s place is not in the sports broadcasting room.   Then Keith Olbermann made him famous. Here’s what he said in audio, peppered with my rather heated response in this video: […]

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Libby Schaaf Enters Oakland Mayor’s Race: Implications

UPDATE: Libby Schaaf Files Papers To Run For Mayor Of Oakland Libby Schaaf shocks Oakland with Mayor’s Race talk. She did. (And look, some headlines says “Libby Schaaf expected to enter Oakland Mayor’s Race,” but the fact is, the word around town’s that she’s in it. And that’s from five separate conversations I had yesterday […]

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Obama Impeachment Wanted By David Dewhurst, White Nationalist Darling

Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst has called for the impeachment of President Barack Obama and over, of all things, the Bengazi Embassy Attack: something the Texas politician knows nothing about, except what he sees on Fox News. But what this blogger discovered about David Dewhurst (who has no power to make an Obama Impeachment happen, […]

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Oakland News: Art Murmur First Friday Shooting; Raiders Mark Davis And Trust

On Friday, just after Art Murmur / First Friday for October, someone reportedly shot into a crowd at 14th and Broadway in Downtown Oakland. That’s right at BART 12th Street, Oakland City Center Station, and where I normally catch a cab – not any more. A woman was shot, and two others injured, but most […]

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Oakland Mayor Quan Re-Election Woes Show In Chamber Poll, Fundraising News

The Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce released the results of an extensive poll of likely Oakland voters, and the news reflects not only every single anecdotal report or conversation this blogger has had with Oaklanders over the last year, but provides a kind of statistical foundation for why the Mayor’s fundraising turnout and money-raising numbers […]

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President Obama Continues National Emergency On Terrorists

In the wake of the Washington Navy Yard shooting by Aaron Alexis, today, the White House issued a press release announcing that President Obama will continue the National Emergency on terrorists, or the more detailed respect to persons who commit, threaten to commit, or support terrorism, pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act. Here’s […]

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President Obama’s Speech At The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington

President Obama’s Speech, courtesy of The White House. This is a transcript of the full speech given by President Barack Obama today, Wednesday, August 28th, 2013, and to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of The March On Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech at the same place at the Lincoln […]