Archive for August, 2009

This Was Our House

• August 26, 2009 • 3 Comments

Massachusetts Senator Edward Moore “Teddy” Kennedy, 77, Has Died

• August 26, 2009 • 1 Comment

Sorry, LaToya, But I Think Your Crazy Ass is Wrong This Time

• August 25, 2009 • 5 Comments

Glenn Beck, Smarting from the Loss of 33 Advertisers, Attacks Color of Change Co-Founder Van Jones

• August 24, 2009 • 3 Comments

L.A. Coroner Rules Michael Jackson’s Death a Homicide

• August 24, 2009 • 1 Comment

The Katrina Pain Index

• August 24, 2009 • Comments Off on The Katrina Pain Index

This is the Week of Katrina, Year Four

• August 24, 2009 • Comments Off on This is the Week of Katrina, Year Four

Update: Michael Jackson Birthday Block Party Location Change, Andy Warhol’s Michael Portrait Is Sold, and Michael’s Burial Is Postponed. Again.

• August 22, 2009 • 3 Comments

Rick Stevens’ Parole Hearing Scheduled for October 21

• August 22, 2009 • 11 Comments

Democrats “Going It Alone” on Health Care; Is Obama Coming, Too?

• August 21, 2009 • 1 Comment

The FBI Has Nearly 600 Pages on Michael Jackson

• August 19, 2009 • Comments Off on The FBI Has Nearly 600 Pages on Michael Jackson

Michael’s Physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, Breaks His Silence (Updated)

• August 18, 2009 • 1 Comment

90% of U.S. Currency Tainted with Traces of Cocaine

• August 18, 2009 • Comments Off on 90% of U.S. Currency Tainted with Traces of Cocaine

Spike Lee Throwing Memorial Block Party for Michael Jackson in Fort Greene, Brooklyn on His Birthday

• August 18, 2009 • 1 Comment

Child Journalist Damon Weaver Finally Meets the President

• August 17, 2009 • Comments Off on Child Journalist Damon Weaver Finally Meets the President

Tim Wise on CNN: Race Hostility a Factor in Health Care Debate

• August 17, 2009 • 6 Comments

Yet Another Research Study Says Educated Professional Heterosexual Black Women Remain “Manless”

• August 17, 2009 • 2 Comments

Saturday Night Music, August 8: P-Funk All Stars with Bootsy Collins and Bernie Worrell, “Mothership Connection,” Live @ Woodstock, 1999

• August 9, 2009 • Comments Off on Saturday Night Music, August 8: P-Funk All Stars with Bootsy Collins and Bernie Worrell, “Mothership Connection,” Live @ Woodstock, 1999

Justice Sotomayor Sworn In

• August 8, 2009 • 3 Comments

Friday Night Music, August 7: Roberta Flack, “Killing Me Softly With His Song,” 1974

• August 7, 2009 • Comments Off on Friday Night Music, August 7: Roberta Flack, “Killing Me Softly With His Song,” 1974

Black and Gay Brother Poised to Become Detroit Councilman

• August 7, 2009 • 2 Comments

What the Media Didn’t Tell You About Gym Murderer Sodini

• August 7, 2009 • Comments Off on What the Media Didn’t Tell You About Gym Murderer Sodini

How Barack Became Obama

• August 7, 2009 • Comments Off on How Barack Became Obama

Justice Sonia Sotomayor

• August 6, 2009 • 3 Comments

It Was Sixty Four Years Ago Today

• August 6, 2009 • Comments Off on It Was Sixty Four Years Ago Today