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The Washington Post: News media offers consistently warped portrayals of black families, study finds

Should we be surprised? As the Washington Post reports, Major media outlets routinely present a distorted picture of black families — portraying them as dependent and dysfunctional — while white families are more likely to be depicted as sources of … Continue reading

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Ex-NFL star Johnson soon another tragic CTE case?

Larry Johnson was a bruising running back. He ran hard. He was tough to bring down. He’s not yet 40, and he’s thought about killing himself. As the Washington Post reports, On this afternoon, he shuffles closer to the ledge, … Continue reading

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Alabama’s election last night was…

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BREAKING: WaPo reporters booted from Roy Moore election night event

Birmingham TV reporter Lauren Walsh tweets Just spoke with Moore campaign, which confirmed reporters from the Washington Post were asked to leave the election night party. The campaign said the WaPo was notified yesterday their credentials were denied. #AlSen — … Continue reading

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Women tell the truth about many men, but lie about one?

Women, perhaps numbering in the hundreds now, have stepped forward to tell how they’ve been sexually harassed (or worse) by men in powerful positions. In many cases, these women not only had their word as evidence, they also had something … Continue reading

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Why in the world did NFL quarterback Savage re-enter today’s game?

I loathe the NFL. Anyone who knows me or regularly reads this blog knows that. My boycott of the No Future League is now in its third season. It’s not ending. Saying that, I can’t avoid news about the league; … Continue reading

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Who wins the “Dirtbag of the Year” award?

The list of candidates who could win the “Dirtbag of the Year” award is long. This was the year in which current or recent incidents of sexual harassment (or worse) doomed the personal and professional lives of several men. I … Continue reading

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