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Re: Bryant Gumbel done pissed a few white folk off...

Faheem ·
I find it amazing that Bryant will not be watching because of the lack of Black folk, just when you thought you knew......
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Re: Bryant Gumbel done pissed a few white folk off...

James Wesley Chester ·
Bryant Gumbel pissed 'white' folk off from the git when he overshadowed Jim Lampley who was the 'fair-haired' boy of broadcast sports. Gumbel's in-depth analysis of NFL games while talking from only the sidelines was something to behold. Bryant does have game. PEACE Jim Chester
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Re: Bryant Gumbel done pissed a few white folk off...

Negrological ·
when bryant said those comments it took back to when paul mooney (as Negrodamus) said, "white people like wayne brady because he makes bryant gumble look like malcolm x."
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Re: Bryant Gumbel done pissed a few white folk off...

Isome ·
I remember back then and I didn't think white folks liked him at all. It seemed to me that like JW said, he was just shining way to brightly for their taste.
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Re: The Cost Of Slavery Was High. But Who Will Pay For It?

BanjiGirl ·
When it comes to reparations for black folks America will always come up with some excuse and nonsensical crap about what they don't owe us, etc, etc. Some of these same "white" folks are the survivors or descendants of the survivors of the Holocaust who feel that it is OK for THEM to receive financial renumeration but not for us. This attitude is basically the "fruits" of nearly 300 years of slavery- a legacy of devaluing the lives of black people. In other words they simply don't give a...
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Re: Tiger Woods Got Punk'd

Guest ·
Another Note: There is definitely a strange double standard here. Tiger Woods has to hop and skip because he insulted the 'Spaz'zed people of this world? Yet Bryant Gumbel's racist comment doesn't hit a blimp in the big media and yet he still goes unpunished for it...
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Re: Illegal Immigration

MBM ·
Jackson seeks to build strong Black-Latino coalition in U.S. by Leslie Jones McCloud Chicago Defender CHICAGO (NNPA) - One month after Mexican President Vicente Fox angered some African-American activists with his comments about Black workers, the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. announced that he will lead a trade mission to America's neighbor in order to seek business for Black companies. Emphasizing the need for a strong Black-Latino alliance in the U.S., Jackson was joined by Carlos de Icaza,...
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Re: North Carolina Black Woman Raped by White Lacrosse Team

Rowe ·
Yes, I've learned about Finnerty's acts of aggression towards gay men in Georgetown. Doesn't look too good for Finnerty. I really don't think these men are going to get away with this. Things are getting more and more complicated for them. Looking at the news just now, reporters say that the victim's father claims that he had no knowledge of his daughter, a North Carolina State college student and mother of two, being an exotic dancer. Now, here again, why would a young woman risk...
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Re: North Carolina Black Woman Raped by White Lacrosse Team

caribbeanflavored ·
there's no double standard period. i think that's maybe that reporter is referring to the black public supporting kobe because black men who are accused of rape in my opinion are the ones who the larger public (mostly whites) tend to view as this preditory rapist with no morals and as guilty as sin. look at how they treated the white men accused of the duke university rape....they practically delayed thier arrests for days. now if that what've been a black dude, they woulda kicked down doors...
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Re: Kobe Trial 2003

Nykkii ·
Defense wants accuser in court, DA is fighting it. (Sep. 11, 2003) *Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant's lawyers want the woman who has accused him of sexual assault to testify at a much-touted court hearing here next month, officials said. Bryant's attorneys issued a subpoena to the 19-year-old woman Monday to appear at Bryant's preliminary hearing October 9, Eagle County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman Krista Flanagan said Tuesday. Prosecutors plan to counter by showing a...
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Re: Kobe Trial 2003

Guest ·
Here's an article on a new development on the Bryant case regarding the evidence. Bryant Prosecutor Details Case Evidence EAGLE, Colo. (AP) - A prosecutor outlined the sexual assault case against Kobe Bryant for the first time Wednesday, saying there are photographs of injuries to the woman and a videotaped statement from her. In a court brief, Eagle County District Attorney Mark Hurlbert said he planned to present the evidence at the Oct. 9 preliminary hearing that will determine whether...
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Re: ESPN's Playmakers...

darkbuck ·
I played ball at a top ten university in college. There is a difference between a player and a playmaker. The playmakers are like Micheal Jordan, Kobe Bryant type. They have to make things happen. You DO need a lot of confidence for that.
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Re: Something of a Revelation

soul_doctor73 ·
If you took the time to actually use your brain, to do some research, you would find out that it doesn' matter if Eve, Adam, Enoch or even Abraham lived. I'll go you one further, if you were using your brain, you would find that it doesn't even matter if there was an Israel, a Twleve Tribes, Elohim, or even a Jesus. Truth be told, no religious holy book on the face of this planet would be relevant to you. If you were using your brain. Maybe you can't comprehend that. Maybe Melesi can't...
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Re: R.Kelly compares himself to Osama

Guest ·
Maybe I have a differing view on this. I don't know how much you know about American "justice" (I'm using this term loosely.) But R. Kelly has already been indicted, which means that the charges were enough to have him taken to criminal court. It has been almost a year since the indictments. He has NO court date as of yet and has been allowed to roam around the country promoting his latest CD and have concerts. Yet you have Kobe Bryant who's court date was set in less than 3 months after the...
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Re: Black Republicans

Guest ·
"That was the point of me request. But now that I think about it, I don't think he can point to Black achievements, because that is not his purpose on the web. His role is to distract the Black man while validating the other man. This thought leads me to one conclusion, Lofton IS NOT A BLACK MAN. HE IS A WHITE TROUBLEMAKER." by Kweli4Real ......In once sense I'm referred to as being a Black Republican, and in another, "Lofton is Not a Black Man. He is a White Trouble Maker." There is no way...
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Re: Racist social events/situations in America

whatzgoingon ·
Nam, I don't exactly know how you got into this, but it is a public message board, sO I guess you have the right, but as for my previous altercation with Kev. I had read many times where he indicated with other posters that they wouldn't dare speak their mind if in his presence. plus the fact that i was a little upset with his repoeated disrespect towards me personally. I misread his analysis on something to mean that he was challenging me the same way and promptly took him up on his...
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Re: Racist social events/situations in America

Kevin41 ·
Race Relations Reporter: The Race Relations Reporter is a weekly electronic bulletin of news, surveys, and a chronicle of race-related incidents of discrimination, hate crimes, and hate group activity from across the United States. This bulletin is sent to subscribers each week at their personal e-mail account address. Subscriptions are $24 for 52 weekly issues. See sample, below: THE RACE RELATIONS REPORTER Weekly Bulletin August 20, 2003...
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Re: Black MALE self-HATRED...WAKE UP!!!!!

GinaMarni ·
It is time black women started dating out. Out as in interracially out. Out as in dating white, Latino, Asian and Native American men out. Here are a few reasons why I think dating interracially isn't only an option, it's a necessity: Kobe Bryant, Tiger "Cablanasian" Woods, Karl Malone, Charles Barkley, Jason Williams, Scottie Pippen, Cuba Gooding, Quincy Jones (each of the four times he was married), Clarence Thomas (thank goodness), Taye Diggs. All are married to or dating white women. We...
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Re: Black MALE self-HATRED...WAKE UP!!!!!

Huey ·
There was a time last year, that Venus Williams was dating her white bodyguard or trainer. *To be honest, as a black man of the South, white guys never stopped loving black women. They just very DL about it. Just make sure the person loves you back.
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Re: Negroes Out Of Touch With America On War

Guest ·
"For turning your backs on the people who delivered your mamas and daddies from the colored sections of jim crow.....THEY (mama and daddy) should call you all names that would make negro sound like a great compliment.....you are the scourge of the black race....the sub-human creature that crawls on its belly at the beckon of racist whites.....quit whining and acting like little girls...what I say does not take food from your table....so SHUT UP AND QUIT BITCHING....." by Kevin41 ....I only...
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Re: As you can See from my name Brand Clothing, I am not poor

obvious_1 ·
Did anyone catch "Real Sports w/ Bryant Gumble" where he had the guy on who first started selling the throw-back jerseys? He is this middle age white guy who was on the verge of bankruptcy marketing his jerseys to middle-aged white men, until a young black guy gave him the idea to market it to the urban market. This guy became a multi-millionaire overnight from the black dollar. This is one of those things that makes me go hmmm, what if these millions of dollars were focused on something...
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Re: As you can See from my name Brand Clothing, I am not poor

mocove ·
...such as supporting the lebron james fund?
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Re: Russell Simmons Eyed As New NAACP Prez

EbonyRose ·
Next NAACP President Needs Special Qualities By Hazel Trice Edney | SACOBSERVER.COM WIRE SERVICES WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The person who succeeds Kweisi Mfume as president of the NAACP must be versatile, equally comfortable protesting in the streets as wielding power and influence in the corporate suites, Civil Rights Movement experts say. Retiring NAACP President and CEO Kweisi Mfume focused on restoring financial stability to the NAACP. The next president should focus more on civil rights,...
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Re: Steroids - Do You Care?

kresge ·
As I said in the past with respect to this topic, I do not really care about steroids and professional athletes. While I do not endorse the practice of taking steroids, we are talking about grown persons making a choice. Moreover, if they are doing it with medical oversight, the health risks are less than those for alcohol or nicotine, not to mention a host of other drugs. As to the issue of integrity of records, as I heard Bryant Gumbel say on TV, what about those sports legends who never...
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Re: Perverted Trends of Gangster / Criminal Lifestyles are Ravaging Black Culture...

jazzdog ·
Clearly you don't know your history. Long before there was hip hop and gangsta rap there were white middle class suburbanites raging aganist the evils of heavy metal, in fact you are probably to young to remember a white lady named Anita Bryant who was some hollywood star back in the 60's who made the whole issue of heavy metal music a national issue and she was not the only one. Heavy metal music led kids to satan and devil worship was the cry, just because you haven't seem it or heard...
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Re: Rice versus Clinton

Michael ·
There are two sides to every coin. Now here's the other side, and the Clinton Administration or any other Democratic Administration have yet to bring prosperity into the Black Community! "black unemployment is in double-digits under this administration...at the same time W spoke against maintaining AA in the Michigan case...I guess black people have not been disenfranchised enough yet for racist southern whites and bootlicking house negro blacks......wow" by Kevin41 ....More likely those who...
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Re: Pacers center thinks age limit has racist undertones

MBM ·
Since professional sports hiring young kids has never been a problem in baseball, hockey, tennis, golf, etc., why the problem in basketball? I think the recent impteus for this goes to the event in Detroit where players and fans went at it. IMHO - whether a kid went to college or not has nothing to do with the NBA players' reponses. BTW - while college is a wonderful thing, only roughly 25% of Americans graduate from college, so is it really fair to be requiring young basketball players to...
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Re: Pacers center thinks age limit has racist undertones

ThaWatcher ·
"Moreover, I would guess that a higher percentage of high schoolers are "successful" in the NBA verus those coming out of college." Here are the current top 20 scoring averages in the NBA. Only 4 never touched a college campus. What is this "success" you're talking about: 1. Allen Iverson (Philadelphia 76ers) 30.5 2. Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers) 27.4 3. LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) 26.9 4. Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas Mavericks) 26.2 5. Amare Stoudemire (Phoenix Suns) 25.8 5. Tracy...
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Re: What Celebs Would You Like To Meet? (Dead or Alive)

James Wesley Chester ·
God Jesus The Holy Ghost Abraham Haggar Tuthmosis III Canaan Thomas Morris Chester David Walker Martin B. Delaney Frederick Douglass Isaiah Chester and Penny Bryant W.E.B. DuBois Walter White Asa Philip Randolph James Farmer Stokley Carmichael Malcolm X Martin Luther King, Jr. Cornel West Louis Gates Michael Dyson Lannie Guinere Jesse Jackson Joy DeGruy-Leary PEACE Jim Chester
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Re: Fat Chance

msprettygirl ·
This same thing was discussed over in A sista's spot. This is what i said: I saw the first pagent Monique put on and she had a section of the show where they were in a gym and she said directly that she is in support of exercising and eating healthy. She said just because she is big it doesn't mean she is necessarily unhealthy, that she exercises three days a week and encourages other big girls to do the same for their health, but to embrace their bodies big and all as long as they stay...
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Re: Sharpton Pledges Fight Against Homophobia Among Blacks

AudioGuy ·
I came across this article today... The original text can be found @ this site ... Al Sharpton's Skeleton Closet Al Sharpton is showbiz -- a former boy preacher, turned reckless demagogue, turning (he hopes) into an elder statesman of Black America. He has always loved the limelight and hung out with celebrities such as Mahalia Jackson, James Brown, Michael Jackson and Don King. Say what you want about him, he's certainly entertaining. He grew up in a prosperous, suburban family (his dad was...
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Re: If I Were You I Would Not Want This Kind of Fame For Front Page News!

Michael ·
There are people on this board who continue to blame the wrongs of Black people on racist Caucasians, the Bush Administration, etc., etc.,..... .....This being said this post is being posted in the right place! *********************************** The Glass Closet Latasha Byears' off-the-bench 'dirty work' helped the Los Angeles Sparks win two WNBA championships. Then a sexual assault allegation ended her career. By Sandra Kobrin and Jason Levin Sandra Kobrin and Jason Levin are Los...
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Re: The Good in Black People vs.......

Against All Odds ·
"Say, Lofton... What do you think about Merve Dymally? Just curious..." Well "Just curious", in a ricardomath or otherwise...... .....the answer to your question is a "no brainer"..... Merv Dymally, Brentwood Burke, William Jefferson, Jackleg Preachers, and those who praise them.....? ...Quite naturally on a scale of 1 to 1000, one through 100 being good, and 1000 being at the rank of the Bad and the Ugly... , these individuals and those who praise them, a value of 10,000, and the 10,000...
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Re: Dating a sista/brotha after she/he went white...

Shango67 ·
That would be really DEEP if it actually was true or a part of this discussion. Anyway... as to the topic... I really wouldn't know first hand. I have not knowingly dated a sista who shared her life with a white boy - and I never will. Besides, those kind of sistas usually return to a watered down version... someone like a Shelby Steele or Bryant Gumbel. I would be way to intense for a sista who is coming back home. My cousin married a white boy for all the wrong reasons. She is a graduate...
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Re: WELCOME TO TRUMP'S AMERICA [IT'S "GREAT" AGAIN]

sunnubian ·
‘Make America Great Again’ Billboard Sparks Controversy in Miss. Here's the thing: For Freedoms' "Make America Great Again" billboard seems more triggering for black people than a wake-up call for white people. If being subversive is the point, it's a fail for me. BY: KIRSTEN WEST SAVALI Posted: November 19, 2016 FOR FREEDOMS/TWITTER At first glance, the “Make America Great Billboard” on Highway 80 in Pearl Miss. looks like it was bought and paid for by the Klansmen and/or Fraternal Order of...
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Re: KOBE BRYANT AND DAUGHTER GIANNA WITH 3 OTHERS DIE IN HELICOPTER CRASH

Fine ·
How sad, 9 people were murdered in this blood sacrifice: Kobe & Gianna Bryant John & Keri Altobelli & Alyssa Altobelli Christina Mauser Sarah & Payton Chester Ara Zobayan - Pilot
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Re: KOBE BRYANT AND DAUGHTER GIANNA WITH 3 OTHERS DIE IN HELICOPTER CRASH

sunnubian ·
Over 3 Million People Sign Petition to Get Kobe Bryant as the New NBA Logo by Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton January 30, 2020 Kobe Bryant (Image: Kobe Bryant/ Facebook) Ever since the death of Los Angeles Lakers’ beloved basketball player Kobe Bryant , there has been a big push to place his likeness as the official NBA logo, according to ABC News . A petition has been started at Change.org to replace Jerry West’s likeness with the late Kobe Bryant. According to Change.org , Nick Moghtader started...
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Re: KOBE BRYANT AND DAUGHTER GIANNA WITH 3 OTHERS DIE IN HELICOPTER CRASH

RadioRaheem ·
IN DEATH…. In my 41 years on this earth, there have only been two times that I was truly afraid of dying. The first was in 1999 when I learned of the death of James Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas. The second time was in 2017 when my friend Anh died in a plane crash. These moments are significant for me – Byrd’s horrible murder told me how much America hates the Black man. Anh’s death hit me hard because this was someone who was going after her goals and taken from us too quickly. These two...
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Re: Shout out to Gayle King!! RRSOTD

RadioRaheem ·
*I think Gayle, and by extension Oprah, need to understand that this is a new day. You can no longer attack other Black people (or their legacy) without a big response. Let's me be clear, Gayle was a puppet for the suburban soccer moms that think that every Black person is guilty regardless of the court decision. They hate Kobe and any other Black person that isn't buck dancing for a dollar. They can't stand him and they NEEDED Gayle to hit up his friends with rape case questions. Gayle...
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Re: Release Urged for Guantanamo Minors

EbonyRose ·
Len .... I totally agree with your point of view and share your concern for the plight of child soldiers. I'm not sure if negrospiritual doesn't understand what you are saying or is just teasing you for the purpose of debate But, to me, whether a child 10 or 16 he/she is still a child, with a child-like mind and child-like tendencies. I have a niece, who I have always considered to be very mature for her age, (although admittedly, I may be a little bit biased ) but, she certainly was able to...
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Re: Release Urged for Guantanamo Minors

NSpirit ·
Len, In my years as a social service worker, I too have seen and assisted many abused children, their mothers, etc. ebonyrose, I'm not sure what your shielded neice or kobe bryant and the teens of terror at gitmo bay have in common. Do yall think they'd have a 2nd thought about killing some patronizing social worker such as myself or Len?
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Re: Hornung: Notre Dame Must Lower Academics to Draw 'the Black Athlete'

ocatchings ·
Nothing new Bear Bryant at one point claimed he would never play a black on any of his teams. After getting stomped by USC and Sam Bam he quickly changed his tone and produced many an all American. Black student athletes don't help matters, since they put 100% effort towards sports and 0% towards an education. As long as we maintain a materialistic approach to sucess and the get rich quick schemes, we will never be considered nothing more than a sideshow.... catch
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Re: Black men and White Women

JuneBug ·
I hear what some confused black men say and I don't like it. I heard what some of these "white girls only" black men say. Some black men have been brainwashed with the beauty standards of the media and society. Some black men think all black women are undesirable and after you hear them talk about what attracts them, it's the following: Blonde hair, good hair, slender, pretty eyes and they claim that white women have better attitudes. That is such BS, but my point is somehow these black men...
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Re: Are Black men capable of loving Us?

NSpirit ·
Kweli, I'm interested in hearing your perspective on this issue. I particularly recall on the Kobe Bryant and the sistas/brothas forum where Noah the African spewed out sexist beliefs about black woman and then dared us to prove him wrong. And then the White women won't tell forum where Afroman gave backhanded comments about black women in the guise of "acceptance". None of the brothas called each other out on that. Are such beliefs about black women considered "the norm" among black males?
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Re: Hi My Sisters, VOX Inspired Me to Post These Words To You!

LoveHappiness ·
Hi black women, though I no longer post over here due to obvious male idiocy, in light of all the BLACK MALE NATIONAL TRAVESTIES IN THE NEWS, I just had to add this addendum to the post. Black women, do ponder on these matters: Let us remember to lift up in prayer the family of Councilman James Davis. This senseless tragedy touches us all as a black people. Let us remember to pray for our leaders. Pray God's anointing and protection to ever be about them. As Black women, let us lift up black...
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Re: DE-Valuing Education: Is it a unique and/or racist Black phenomenon??

Noah The African ·
It's amazing to me how people who have never "Witnessed" the phenomenon in practice, simply receive the information or rumor through another source, then propagate the phenomenon as truth. I am not too ancient, having graduated in the 80's, and I lived in a nearly all black community and went to nearly all black schools and cannot recollect the phenomenon as being "common". However, a personal experience may coincide with the general rule or the exception to the rule. Thus I cannot say that...
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Re: Kobe Trial 2003

Nykkii ·
august 6th. and it begins: EAGLE, Colo. (AP) -- Across the street from the Eagle County courthouse, a mini-community of satellite trucks and television tents suddenly has sprouted. Inside, final touches were being put on a security plan more suited for a head of state. Kobe Bryant arrives Wednesday for his first court hearing in his sexual assault case, a whirlwind appearance that means little legally but has sparked a media frenzy in this otherwise sleepy mountain town. "If there's not a...
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Re: Kobe Trial 2003

Nykkii ·
"All this media coverage for two words," said MSNBC's Keith Olbermann, a former sportscaster who cut short his vacation to anchor his network's coverage. Bryant's only words during the hearing were "no, sir," uttered when he was asked by Judge Frederick Gannett if he objected to waiving his right to a preliminary hearing within 30 days. Judge Frederick Gannett set an Oct. 9 preliminary hearing to determine whether the case will go to trial. The hearing would be one day after a Lakers'...
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Re: Kobe Trial 2003

Guest ·
I heard that CourtTv won the right to air the trial. As far as Faux news goes, of course they're going to be against Kobe Bryant, he's a black man with money AND a good rep. Something they definitely can't stand. They are chomping at the bit to crush him. Yet another example of America's obssession with the black man and sex. I can't wait to see how this trial goes.... Our people have made the mistake of confusing the methods with the objectives. As long as we agree on objectives, we should...
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Re: Kobe Trial 2003

Nykkii ·
yssys: my previous post was actually combined from articles on Fox (faux) and the MSNBC... not sure the FAUX bashing was completely fair. The excerpt about what Fox News was told by a friend of Kate's is news everywhere. It's not Fox's way of tearing down a black man with money and a so called "good rep". Remember--none of us know Kobe, we don't know what kind of man he really is--we know what we've been told, and what we've been shown. Images are just that--a representation of something,...
 
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