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Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 Posted in politics | No Comments »

This is how black people look every time Don Lemon starts talking.

New York Cine Radio: North Korea and other Dumb stuff

Friday, December 19th, 2014 Posted in Entertainment, New York Cine Radio, politics, Technology | No Comments »

This week we welcome Ken Powell back to the podcast after a semester off to get that degree. Just one more final exam left and then he is done with school. In addition, this week I went from being a ...

New York Cine Radio: Guest hosting again at Mama’s Place?

Friday, December 12th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, Entertainment, Gaming, New Media, New York Cine Radio, politics, Technology | No Comments »

After attending my office Christmas party I headed to Mama's Place Studio The new episode of the New York Cine Podcast. The gang and I talk about the latest on the Sony hacking scandal and a whole bunch of movies ...

This one was on film

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 Posted in politics | No Comments »

The word just came down that the officer, it should be officers, involved in the death of Eric Garner will not have to face justice. I would like to say that I am surprised by this ruling, but I am ...

No Justice, No Peace

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 Posted in Hip Hop, Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

This song is over twenty years old, and sadly in light of grand jury decision in Ferguson, it is even more relevant today. The way Michael Brown was killed is one thing, but the way the entire case has been ...

This is why I vote!

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

I know that neither party really cares about the people. I know that the political process is severely, and maybe permanently broken. I know that in many political races candidates are running totally unopposed, so who I "vote" for is ...

The Joy of it all

Sunday, August 18th, 2013 Posted in politics, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

Yesterday I was interviewed by Joy-Ann Reid, the managing editor of TheGrio.com and an on-air contributor on MSNBC. Ms. Reid is also a political columnist for the Miami Herald and editor of the political blog, The Reid Report. She is ...

Are we better off?

Thursday, November 1st, 2012 Posted in politics | No Comments »

Does anyone truly remember what it was like when President Obama took office? The DOW had dropped to 6500 from its height of 14000. More than 50% of the wealth of the stock market was gone within a few months. ...

…..and my Lambo is blue!

Friday, October 26th, 2012 Posted in politics | No Comments »

With just a few days remaining until the presidential election I find myself for the first time in many years very anxious about the political direction the citizens of this country will decide upon. My hope is that we will ...

We cut heads!

Friday, September 28th, 2012 Posted in Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

I came across this picture of President Obama recently and it made me think.  The worst thing about having a shaved head is....... I miss going to the barbershop.  The last time I went to a barbershop was probably close to ...