How one raised black fist, helped one white drooping head

Back in 1968 at the Summer Olympics, the United States in the 100 meter dash captured the Gold medal, as well as the bronze, with John Carlos blowing away the rest of the world. That was remarkable but to be expected. What was to follow was more remarkable and not only unexpected but shocking. Led …

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Don’t forget the kids, it’s more than a roof over your head and food on the table

This is the first in a series of the importance of good parenting, and how everything starts at the home. Something we seem to have forgotton today. Instead we prefer to blame others, namely teachers Do you have a best friend? Where you did everything together, knew everything about them and stayed up to five …

The Brain is a powerful thing

The old man couldn't sleep his diabetic nephropathy had his ankles screaming in pain, nothing he couldn't handle, just an annoyance he'd gotten accustomed to. Accordingly he hobbled out of the bedroom into the living room and found his favorite reclining chair and shortly thereafter his favorite little guy, his Chihuahua joined him and they …

March Madness an American tradition like none another

There are 68 teams that believe they can win the tournament. As an Alumni of a school participating in the tournament. It's only human nature to believe you have a chance to be world champs regardless if objectively without bias you know the odds of winning are against you. Nevertheless, the kids participating , the …

Americans prove one can divide but only many can conquer

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I have been all over this land of ours, and it’s amazing. From rural communities to sprawling suburbia and of course large megalopolis and metropolitan cities. This country is truly amazing. What makes it so amazing is the diversity that makes up our country and pervades the inner cities and most parts of the country and what sets America a part from the rest of the world.

Forget whether your a Republican or a Democrat. People know, a good person from a not so good person. A honest person from a liar, a morally sound person from one that is morally bankrupt. A womanizer from a faithful husband. A smart ass from a diplomatic speaker. Donald Trump exudes all those negative characteristics. Americans are sick and tired and are not going to take it anymore.

On a recent outing to celebrate St. Patrick’s day weekend I spent time with with…

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Americans prove one can divide but only many can conquer

I have been all over this land of ours, and it's amazing. From rural communities to sprawling suburbia and of course large megalopolis and metropolitan cities. This country is truly amazing. What makes it so amazing is the diversity that makes up our country and pervades the inner cities and most parts of the country …

Kareem Hunt signing shows hitting women is forgivable in NFL, but kneeling is not

It’s a business decision. On that part we probably all agree.   Kareem Hunt is a gifted football player. That's why the Cleveland Browns signed him. The Browns think the running back will help them win.  You don’t have to like it. And many of you probably don’t.   I don’t blame you. The video showing Hunt shoving and kicking …