Monthly Archives: April 2014

Andy

April 30, 2014

In 10 Minutes- ESPN's Bomani Jones Lays Waste To The Sterling Issue

"But when Donald Sterling was out here toying with people's lives [by denying housing to minorities based on their race]… the media- the NBA- the sponsors- and all these people who wanna get patted on the back for what good people they are didn't say a mumbling word."

In 10 Minutes- ESPN's Bomani Jones Lays Waste To The Sterling Issue

I could delve deeper into some of the points Bomani Jones made yesterday on the Dan Le Batard Show- about how fundamentally silly this whole Donald Sterling affair sounds when you really listen to what's being said- about how exasperating it is for those of us who see the everyday effects of race to…

Andy

April 30, 2014

Seth's Blog: "I didn't have time"

"Every few days- Twitter and Facebook soak up a billion hours of 'spare' time. Where did that time come from? What did we do before social media was here? Weren't we busy five years ago?"

Seth's Blog: "I didn't have time"

This actually means- "it wasn't important enough." It wasn't a high priority- fun- distracting- profitable or urgent enough to make it to the top of the list. Every few days- Twitter and Facebook soak up a billion hours of 'spare'…

Andy

April 29, 2014

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Welcome to the Finger-Wagging Olympics

"What bothers me about this whole Donald Sterling affair isn't just his racism. I'm bothered that everyone acts as if it's a huge surprise. Now there's all this dramatic and very public rending of clothing about whether they should keep their expensive Clippers season tickets. Really? All this other stuff I listed above has been going on for years and this ridiculous conversation with his girlfriend is what puts you over the edge? That's the smoking gun?"

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Welcome to the Finger-Wagging Olympics

It's time to look at ourselves — and our collective moral outrage — in the mirror- says former NBA player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

Andy

April 29, 2014

Wow Factor Added To Corporate Presentation

I believe Keith you were still in Charlotte at time of this article.

Wow Factor Added To Corporate Presentation

CHARLOTTE- NC–Sources confirmed that the wow factor–an intangible set of viscerally pleasing features that instill onlookers with a feeling of exhilaration and intense interest–was successfully added to this Thursday's upcoming PowerPoint presentation.

Andy

April 29, 2014

TheWayWeWere

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TheWayWeWere

What was normal everyday life like for people living 50- 100- or more years ago? Featuring old photos- vintage video- scanned documents- articles- and personal anecdotes that offer a glimpse into the past.