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Hello. My name is Damon Young. I have a new wife, a job (a couple, actually), a dog, a car, and a CVS card. Sh*t, I even have an… Read More

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I am not in the business of invalidating anyone’s experiences – particularly if those experiences cause a person a sense… Read More

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What else could the league have been thinking? All but absolving Rice with a mere two-game suspension for knocking his unarmed fiancée… Read More

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Nigeria has broken two records in 2014. First, it became the largest economy on the continent after rebasing its GDP. It also experienced… Read More

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A police review panel has recommended disciplinary charges against three Staten Island cops — all assigned to the precinct… Read More

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It's not hard to understand why some Blacks in America today long for the icons of the past.  The readily available images… Read More

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