| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Adam Jones’ tweets about having a banana thrown at him Sunday by a fan at AT&T Park have made the incident a national topic of conversation, and the Giants today issued an apology to the Orioles center fielder. (If you missed any of the details...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Fort Lauderdale lawyer-lobbyist Mike Colodny is the new chairman of Broward Days, the bipartisan group that brings business and government leaders together to advocate for the county in Tallahassee.
Change could be coming to the 20-year-old...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:06 PM
A famous statue of Jackie Robinson at a minor league ballpark in Brooklyn was vandalized the other day, defaced and desecrated with swastikas and ugly racist slurs.
"Hile Hitler," some sub-human scrawled in black pen. "Die [N-word]. [F-word] Jackie...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Reports from the dirt sheets say that WWE is aggressively seeking a black babyface to corner the African-American demo and get them buying stuff--a la how the Latino community is reported to have rallied around acts like Rey Mysterio and Alberto Del Rio...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Mad Cow Theatre announces audition for
MAD COW THEATRE is holding an audition for its upcoming production of The Mountaintop by Katori Hall. Production dates are February 14, 2014, through March 16, 2014, with a possible extension....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Stan Van Gundy has always been exceptionally thought-provoking, but never more so than he was a few days ago when he commented on former Florida Gators and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper's ugly racial slur uttered at a Kenny...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The 90-minute congressional hearing on the status of black males didn't get much media attention last week. No surprise.
It's much easier to lament the fate and conflicting images of black men than to have a wide-reaching discussion about a...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Lance Smith has respect for the role that railroads played in the development of Aberdeen. He also pays honor to the ladies who served pheasant sandwiches to soldiers during World War II.
Those soldiers were greeted at the Chicago, Milwaukee, St....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Not only should former University of Florida and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper be suspended for using an ugly, vile racial slur at a recent Kenny Chesney concert, but so, too, should every...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 12:45 PM
As racial rancor is clearly intensifying, not subsiding, across the nation, there is no way to avoid an obvious and painful question raised by the photograph of Darnell Ray Lewis Jr. accompanying this past week's stories about his three-day trial.
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Probably not too surprisingly, given how much of a pop-culture phenomenon the film has become, Syfy and production company The Asylum announced yesterday that the first Sharknado merchandise program is in development with Earthbound LLC, a direct-to-...