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    New R&B Podcast [Nov. 23/14]: 2014 Is The WORST Year In Hip-Hop HISTORY

    On a very special episode of the R&B podcast, I statistically prove that 2014 is the WORST year in Hip-Hop history (From 1979 forward) by examining each and every...

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    This Is NOT A Joke: A Rapper Faces Life in Prison for His Lyrics

    When I began listening to hip-hop in the late-1980s at a very young age, I was able to fully immerse myself in the culture as it slowly evolved and...

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    The Reason Why There Will Never Be True Unity In The Black Community

    At a panel discussion about three years ago, I got the opportunity to speak alongside one of my college classmates, Amanda Parris, who provided awesome insight into why she...

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    The Superman Theory: How Men Can Love Their Daughters But Hate Women’s Issues

    It’s very possible that the murders of John Crawford III, Mike Brown, Ezell Ford, Eric Garner, Dante Parker and Lennon Lacy captured so much of my attention this summer that...

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    The Truth About Interracial Dating & Single, Professional Black Women

    Earlier this week, I read about Jacque Reid, co-host of “New York Live” and former lead anchor of “BET Nightly News,” briefly entertaining a challenge set forth byInterracialDatingCentral.com to date men of different races. She ultimately declined,...

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    2014 NFL Week Eleven Review: The Cardinals Are NOT Better Than The Packers

    Although it’s common sports logic to deem the team with the best record as being the BEST team in the league, I’m going to offer an opinion that directly...

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    New R&B Podcast [Nov. 16/14]: Friendship Over Blow Jobs

    This week’s podcast begins with my rant on why I would prefer to make my parents proud as opposed to making a lot of money doing something excessively musty...

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    There’s NOTHING a Woman Can Do to Keep a Man Monogamous

    One of my homegirls recently found herself in divorce court, sitting across from the man she thought she would be spending the rest of her life with. After winning...

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    Why Is Piers Morgan So Fascinated With The Word Nigger?

    “I don’t want any goddamn niggers on my team, so just go back to Africa darkie.” This was my introduction to the word nigger. I was an eight year-old,...

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    2014 NFL Week Ten Review: F*^K Johnny Football, The Browns Are In 1st Place With HOYER

    Sometimes sports can be very predictable, and sometimes things can occur that very few people saw happening. But, once in a blue moon, something can occur that literally NO...

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    New R&B Podcast [Nov. 9/14]: YES, Hip-Hop WAS Better Back In My Day

    On this weeks podcast I begin by letting folks know that you can’t ALWAYS judge someone’s potential solely based on their current state, since we all have ups, downs...

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    #Pointergate: Newsroom Diversity Can End Racism In Media

    As a man who grew up firmly entrenched in hip-hop culture, it’s not exactly easy for me to admit that not only am I out of touch with most...

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