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10 Hottest MCs? Not So Much…

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MTV recently came up with a list of the 10 Hottest MCs. Here’s what they came up with: 1) Lil Wayne 2) T.I. 3) The Game 4) Andre 3000 5) Kanye West 6) Young Jeezy 7) Jay-Z 8) 50 Cent 9) Common 10) Jim Jones Before you start organizing a[…]

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Michael Vick stands in judgment, and it goes without saying that a generation of young black male athletes also stand in judgment. More than Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant and Pacman “sometimes you need to just call a dangerous psychopath a ‘dangerous’ psychopath” Jones, Michael Vick has now become the stand-in[…]

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Why Africa Fears Western Medicine

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( photo by Anthony Russo) Why Africa Fears Western Medicine By Harriet A. Washington  To Westerners, the repatriation of five nurses and a doctor to Bulgaria last week after more than eight years’ imprisonment meant the end of an unsettling ordeal. The medical workers, who in May 2004 were sentenced[…]

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The Politics of Stillbirth

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A new movement seeks to award special certificates to fetuses that are stillborn, but pro-choice advocates worry that this is yet another step toward fetal personhood that could endanger abortion rights. The Politics of Stillbirth By Allison Stevens  Thirteen years ago, Joanne Cacciatore delivered a stillborn fetus, a trauma that[…]

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Just Jokes…

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Report: Astronauts Flew Drunk An internal review at NASA revealed that some of their astronauts may have been drunk when they boarded shuttle missions into space. What do you think? Al Payton, Well Excavator “This isn’t a big deal. Astronauts are the best of the best. A drunk astronaut is[…]

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