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Quote of the Day

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I’ve achieved so much in life, But I’m an amateur in love My bank account is doing just fine But my emotions are bankrupt My body is nice and strong But my heart is in a million pieces When the sun is shining so am I But when night falls,[...]

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Hope At The Pump

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For the past few years, gas prices have steadily risen to the point of complete absurdity. Fortunately, there is light at the end of the tunnel. According to Tom Kloza, chief oil analyst at the Oil Price Information Service, gas prices may drop as low as $2.00 per gallon in[...]

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Rumor of the Day

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For the past week, false rumors have been spreading that Ne-Yo, Def Jam’s R&B sensation, told an Essence Magazine reporter that he was gay. Although I do not know whether or not he is gay, NeYo certainly didn’t make such a confession to Essence magazine. First, the alleged press release[...]

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Media Beast vs. Public Interest

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As the John Mark Karr debacle shows, TV news loves stories that keep viewers passive and fears the ones that might motivate us to take action. Media Beast vs. Public Interest By Mark Cohen …Make no mistake: The media beast is every bit as compulsive and out of control as[...]

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Quote of the Day

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“Actually, the only difference between the people you are seeing on television today and their status two weeks ago is now they’re wet!” – Gloria Ladson-Billings, describing the people of New Orleans two weeks after Hurricane Katrina hit.

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