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EMINEM

By: Richard Ray   Marshall Mathers aka Eminem went in on Donald Trump during a solo Freestyle shown during the BET Awards. I have seen mixed reactions to Eminem’s performance including from Black journalists offended slightly off put by the attention given to White celebrities toward causes of POC. I get it to some degree… […]

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COLUMBUS DAY

By Richard Ray:   Who doesn’t love a 3 day weekend, but I think it is really long overdue that we at least re-name Columbus Day. I know that this may be a laughable request during a Trump administration where finding any level of empathy is at a premium if even available at all, but […]

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BALL IS LIFE

By Richard Ray:   Anyone who has ever played the game of basketball has had some form of Hoop Dreams… Hoop Delusions is probably a more accurate description of the assessment to their respective basketball skill levels… I am easily one of those that have had one of these dreams/delusions. Basketball was an essential part […]

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QUALITY OVER QUANTITY

By Richard Ray:   With the very notable exception of cash, quality almost always rules over quantity. We increasingly live in a world where people measure self worth by the number of Facebook Friends, Instagram and Twitter Followers as well as Snapchat views they have accumulated. If you are using the Internet as a business […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 19:  Head coach Rick Pitino of the Louisville Cardinals  reacts against the Michigan Wolverines in the second half during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 19, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

A NON-HYSTERICAL LOOK AT THE NCAA INDICTMENTS

By Richard Ray:   I know that it easy to pontificate on subjects behind a keypad with little threat of repercussions, but from all initial accounts, the US Attorney’s indictments on four college basketball assistant coaches has little substance behind the threats that already have the college sports world shook including the anticipated firing of […]