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Thoughts on Last Night’s Democratic Debate

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Last night Tavis Smiley hosted the 3rd Democratic Presidential debate of the year… Here are my thoughts: In general, I thought that Tavis Smiley did a great job as host and moderator. Tavis was personable, funny, and fair to all of the participants. For the first time this debate season,[...]

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Thoughts on the NBA Draft

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Last night’s NBA draft was one of the most interesting and memorable ones in years. Here are a few thoughts: The New York Knicks made one of the boldest moves in the draft, trading Steve Francis and Channing Frye to Portland for Zach Randolph, Dan Dickau, and Fred Jones. Although[...]

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Just Jokes…

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Gay Marriage Could Be Profitable According to a report from the city’s comptroller, New York City would stand to gain $142 million in the first three years of legalized gay marriage. What do you think? Katharine Epperson, Video Editor “Why? Does buying a gay melon baller at Tiffany’s cost more[...]

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High Impact: What Football Owes Its Players By Dave Zirin  There is an old expression about NFL players: When you sign a pro football contract, you sign away your right to be middle-aged. Many NFL players seem to drift overnight from being robust young men in their 20s and 30s[...]

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