I think we can all agree that the NFL is either the Illuminati or governed by an inept group of individuals who don’t know their johnsons from a stalk of lentils. And since the NFL is more popular than ever and making money hand over fist, I’m going with the former. Given this “fact”, its not surprising that the NFL reportedly received a copy of the Ray Rice tape video in April from law enforcement (unauthorized as it may have been) yet has “no knowledge” of ever receiving it and went about their business as usual droppin’ that 2-piece suspension on Ray Rice as opposed to the current and more appropos indefinite suspension. Thank goodness for TMZ and public outcry. You just can’t go puttin’ them paws on women like that and landing KO punches. Also, it’s no surprise that Floyd Mayweather came to his defense. Because Floyd.
What you see above is a map of Detroit. The small colorful dots represent people, plotted to show where they live and their race. Whites are represented by blue dots, Blacks with green dots, Asians with red and Latinos with orange. All others are represented using the color brown. Again, what you see is Detroit, but also how tremendously segregated the city is by race. Wired.com got their hands on 20 images from a map created at the University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service. They show just how racially segregated many major American cities still are. From Wired:
A Texas judge handed down a light sentence to a rapist who pleaded guilty, because his 14-year-old victim had three previous sexual partners and had given birth before the sexual assault.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Anger, frustration and calls for action echoed around the NBA on Saturday after an audio recording surfaced of a man identified as Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend not to bring Black people to games.
MIAMI (AP) — Finally, the NBA playoffs are set.
Helen LaKelly Hunt and Harville Hendrix who wrote the best seller Getting the Love You Want are bringing the benefits of their world-class couples workshop to Dallas on February 15, 2014. Dr. Hendrix has been featured on the Oprah show 19 times as the “relationship whisperer”. The Safe Conversations workshop includes free childcare featuring Safe Conversations for Keep Reading →