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Re: African Diaspora Miss Universe 2014

Norland ·
They look similar to the beautiful black dolls I used to get for Christmas that my Santa traveled to New York to buy. Pretty, pretty women, all of them.
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Re: QUESTION!!!

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by Kocolicious: Thanks sista Sunnubian. This was where I was confused. Cuz duh huh I am NOT high tech. As why I don't carry a cell phone when I know I should. Just old school. But I am learning to evolve into modern technology..just doing so slowly...very slowly. Well, I'm still 'straddling the fence' between new technology and old school, myself. There is still so much I don't know, because, new technology comes out or changes almost daily. I just try to keep up with what...
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Re: Sherry Shepard's Surrogate Mother Was White? Sherri Shepherd's Surrogate Slams Her For Acting Like 'Baby Is Non-Existent'

Kocolicious ·
Wow! That's a lot. And I'm sure the universe ain't finished with her yet. She had an opportunity to right a wrong by raising this new baby. And she turned her back on him as she did with the others. Which makes what she did... is deemed i.e. cvalled "abortion outside the womb." Cuz her action brought forth the conception of this baby....and she aborted the notion of being his mother....before he was even born. What a monster. But!
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Re: In a Move That Could Spell More Trouble for Black Community, NY Police Officials Tell State Lawmakers to Stiffen Penalties for Resisting Arrest

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by Momentum: I saw this yesterday and intended to post it and I was thinking, where are the liberals and black activists, where are the decent people in America? Where are the preachers and godly people, where are the political representatives that should be strongly reacting against such a suggestion? Why is this not more in the news? ************************************************************* What all the Black activists, preachers (the ones who have not already taken...
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Re: Dear Empire Critics, Stop Hating. You Just Don't Get It.

Momentum ·
Originally Posted by GoodMan: The same people that would defend Empire would not defend Hip Hop music. Empire is trash. I saw that crap it was like watching the gayest most flamboyant version of Black people I have ever seen. It is so queer I felt my straightness bending as I watched it. If you think Empire is showing the most flamboyant gays, you not getting out much which means you probably kicking ass in school, keep up the good work Brah. Empire does not come close to flamer...
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Re: Dear Empire Critics, Stop Hating. You Just Don't Get It.

Kocolicious ·
Brotha Momentum! When you are right....you're right. And although the show has a bad taste in my mouth doesn't mean it isn't successful based on what it brings to African American audiences. So you were right my brotha when you said this show was hit for all the reasons you explained! And when people are right? I am the first to say it. But! Why 'Empire' is ruling: The secrets to TV's new 'Dynasty' Feb 7th 2015 1:32AM 19 2 0 8 49 Photographer: Chuck Hodes Fox Entertainment president David...
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Re: National Coalitiion to Combat Police Terrorism - Radio Show and Presentatio

GoodMan ·
Originally Posted by Norland: I liked Dhoruba Bin Wahad. There's more of him speaking on YouTube. I'm going to check him out again. I have trouble concentrating on those 1 hour speeches. The monotone of the voices sometimes have me snoring in front of this sucker and my husband hollering at me to wake up. That's enough to scare the pajamas off a cat, so I try to refrain. I watched this one though, with no problem. I never watch through these entire 1 hr speeches in one sitting. I normally...
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Re: The Grammys Really Love White Rappers, Here's Proof

Kocolicious ·
Brotha Cholly posted: "I just know that the Grammys, if they want real artists to keep coming back, they need to stop playing with us," West said (via Vanity Fair) . "We ain't going to play with them no more. 'Flawless.' Beyoncé's video. And Beck needs to respect artistry, and he should have given his award to Beyoncé." Continued West : At this point, we tired of it. What happens is, when you keep on diminishing art, and not respecting the craft, and smacking people in the face after they...
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Re: The Grammys Really Love White Rappers, Here's Proof

Cholly ·
Quote by Koco: "This genre BELONGS entirely to the black community hip hoppers and for massa to take that? And then subliminally take ownership of it by awarding his children for something they clearly imitated?" The "rap game" music genre is deeply rooted and belongs to the Black community but it's not making millions on top of millions of dollars anymore. The very White dollars back in the day that bought a huge percentage (over 50%) of the mega millions of CD's by Black rap and hip hop...
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Re: The Grammys Really Love White Rappers, Here's Proof

RadioRaheem ·
Originally Posted by Cholly: Quote by RadioRaheem: "The future of hip hop........." No. The future of African American music. What will rap and hip hop music sound and feel like? "Froggy Fresh" just might be it because right now, this is where the music industry White corporate dollars in the multi millions in order to make multi billions are being heavily invested in. No longer in the Black inner city streets where rap and hip hop culture originated but in the White confederate flag waving...
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Re: Lawsuit Filed Against Ferguson For Sending Mostly Black Residents to Inhumane Treatment in Debtors’ Prison Because of Traffic Tickets

NSpirit ·
This type of lawsuit should be filed in every city and county in America. Traffic tickets and probation as a revenue generating scheme has created a whole new class of criminals!
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Re: Maybe this is what it takes to stop this..."Men Break Down Watching Footage Of Female Genital Mutilation, Vow To Speak Out Against Its Practice"

Kocolicious ·
This violation alone makes me KNOW that it is part of the slavery system implemented by massa and the arabs. Cuz this is what farmers do to their stock,...not to humans. And they always say...particularly men that fgm is "their custom." Lie. It's a slavery method to control the sexual and infertility of the female slaves....and those in harems. And was included in the patriarchal structure of religion[ and if women in those places had their independence as free beings? There would be no FGM...
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Re: Jackie Robinson West Team Stripped of Little League Title

sunnubian ·
The whistleblower who reported Little League team's "blatant cheating" 482 Comments 1.4K Shares 37 Tweets Stumble Email More + CHICAGO -- Thirteen kids from Chicago won our hearts last summer as they battled their way to the national championship of Little League baseball . Wednesday, their title was taken away -- because adults broke the rules. For a brief time, the Jackie Robinson West players were America's heroes: the boys of summer from neighborhoods more prone to violence than victory.
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Re: Hackers will soon be targeting your car

Momentum ·
Is it possible for someone to hack your vehicle, take control of your gas pedal and disable your brakes? YES Posted on February 12, 2015 by Shepard Ambellas Michael Hastings crash scene. courtesy of Above Top Secret . CARS NOW VULNERABLE TO HACKERS, MARK DICE EXPLAINS ( INTELLIHUB ) — Jimmy Kimmel and others have mentioned the possibility that modern “connected cars” can be hacked, YouTuber Mark Dice points out in his most recent video. In fact your brakes and throttle, in some vehicles, can...
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Re: Hackers will soon be targeting your car

Momentum ·
EXCLUSIVE: WHO KILLED MICHAEL HASTINGS? http://www.occupy.com/article/...led-michael-hastings Early in the morning on June 18, a brand new Mercedes C250 coupe was driving through the Melrose intersection on Highland Avenue in Hollywood when suddenly, out of nowhere, it sped up. According to an eye-witness, the car accelerated rapidly, bounced several times then fishtailed out of control before it slammed into a palm tree and burst into flames, ejecting its engine some 200 feet away. A...
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Re: Hackers will soon be targeting your car

sunnubian ·
So, now the United States Government is Kim Jong Un. The government hiring and giving so much authority and power to "private contractors" where our military is concerned was dangerous from the start, and how President Obama could actually renew such contracts like 'Blackwater', a/k/a some other name now, is beyond me. I hope everyone reading this can appreciate exactly what this means, or could mean, or probably will/could eventually mean for the Black Race in America. Between this...
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Re: Hackers will soon be targeting your car

Momentum ·
Originally Posted by sunnubian: So, now the United States Government is Kim Jong Un. The government hiring and giving so much authority and power to "private contractors" where our military is concerned was dangerous from the start, and how President Obama could actually renew such contracts like 'Blackwater', a/k/a some other name now, is beyond me. I hope everyone reading this can appreciate exactly what this means, or could mean, or probably will/could eventually mean for the Black Race...
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Re: Question about Brian Williams NBC News Anchor

RadioRaheem ·
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/...cbklnkushpmg00000047 Brian Williams Used 'Thuggish Kids' To Dramatize Hurricane Katrina Story The Huffington Post | By Hunter Stuart <button>Email</button> Posted: 02/14/2015 4:47 pm EST Updated: 02/14/2015 4:59 pm EST Brian Williams has been accused of many things, but being racist has not been one of them. Yet one of the stories Williams told whose authenticity has been called into question bears the hallmarks of subtle bigotry. That story --...
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Re: Cyntoia Brown, Sex Trafficking Victim, Must Serve 51 years Before Release

Kocolicious ·
Sista Sunnubian wrote: Just lets you know just how racist they are in Tennessee. The jury had to be racist, the judge had to be racist, the prosecutor, of course was racist, and every piece of sh!t from the beginning to the end of her trial had to be a racist piece of sh!t, because if this girl didn't have any Black in her, they wouldn't have given her such an inhumane/crime against humanity sentence. So, this little girl was really sentenced for being Black/part Black, period. Had nothing...
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Re: Cyntoia Brown, Sex Trafficking Victim, Must Serve 51 years Before Release

Kocolicious ·
I agree! You are sooooooooooooooooo right sista Norland. And Crystal Gails' hair is a fake attempt at beauty. But the thing is? I think white folks realize that everyone gonna KNOW the truth about HOW they inherited the New World. And how Europe acquired their wealth. It doesn't look good for so-called Christians-despite what those television Christians say. Cuz Christianity was a tool to justify SLAVERY. Bottom line. That's why the christian crusade was so important for the Western...
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Re: MBM - Still the owner of domain?

Kocolicious ·
@Sista Sunnubian. I think he still does. But I say that only cuz if the site was up for new ownership, wouldn't it be indicated? And if someone already bought it wouldn't it be announced the site is under new management? You can probably ask the folks on Hoopla. They would know. Also, I suggest sending MBM an email through AA.org. I haven't looked to see if his data is still on here. But there are ways to find out whether or not he is still the owner. But!
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Re: MBM - Still the owner of domain?

Kocolicious ·
Just quickly looked through the site and MBM past data is still on site i.e. his commentary, guidelines...etc. So if aa.org was owned by someone different I suspect an introduction would be in order and MBM stuff would be taken down and replaced with the new owner's information. So what I can see I still think MBM is the owner or lead person on this site. Could be wrong of course. But!
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Re: MBM - Still the owner of domain?

Kocolicious ·
Bravo my brotha ! Now I will have TWO new museums to visit . I was extra excited about the African American Museum in Washington.....now I have another one to look forward to. Good looking out Brotha MBM! I am sooooooooooooooo proud of you!!! You are totally committed to keeping the legacy of your great great grandfather alive....as well as the other ancestors who came with him[as slaves to Gadsden's Wharf]. Bravo again!!! The next generation will know his name. Makes me feel all warm and...
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Re: MBM - Still the owner of domain?

sunnubian ·
CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK Charleston Needs That African American Museum. And Now. Image Michael Boulware Moore, president of the International African American Museum, at Gadsden’s Wharf, where African slaves once arrived. If the remaining funding comes, the museum will be built there. Credit Kate Thornton for The New York Times By Michael Kimmelman March 28, 2018 CHARLESTON, S.C. — The unmarked property, beside a big, bland postwar apartment building, is now an empty grass lot and de facto park.
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Re: HAPPY TURKEY DAY? About the Seljuk TURKS & Israel, Part One

Kocolicious ·
I like to respond to this: Although the Seljuk Turks put fear in the western world around the turn of the millennium and became the very reason for the start of the Crusades I look at the one of the reasons for the Crusades...yes it is because the Christians wanted to convert all Muslims to Christianity but also to take control over land lost during the Islamic invasions. However, there are other reasons why. Cuz there were 9 crusades in all. However, during the height of thralldom in...
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Re: Gaddafi Troops Raping, Issued Viagra: U.S. Envoys

Kocolicious ·
My sista....RAPING women during war or civil unrest in these tribal type countries is no NEW news. Viagra just gives them an edge to continue raping MORE women. Cuz aside from the drug, it is a FACT they are raping WOMEN. And that's my point. They are raping women in Darfur, they are RAPING women in South Africa....Sierra Leona...should I continue? I'm just pointing out their SICK use of weapon....their penises and the fact they are doing it to their OWN people and cuz it's women....folks...
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Re: Gaddafi Troops Raping, Issued Viagra: U.S. Envoys

Noah The African ·
Koco you are full of hyperbole. If the African continent has had the propensity of genocide against the female gender.....the African peoples woud no longer exist. Don't you know that women are the key to new life? To practice genocide against a gender would mean extinction. Unfortunately rape happens in all war situations. Rape is not endemic to African culture. Rape is endemic to war and there have been a lot of civil wars in Africa in our life time, as they wrestle with the aftermath of...
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Re: Gaddafi Troops Raping, Issued Viagra: U.S. Envoys

Kocolicious ·
Koco you are full of hyperbole. If the African continent has had the propensity of genocide against the female gender.....the African peoples woud no longer exist. Don't you know that women are the key to new life? To practice genocide against a gender would mean extinction. Callin me names is NOT gonna change the facts..... It is a distraction from the truth. Say whatcha want. You've been doing that anyway. I didn't say the WHOLE continent.....but! I can DEFINTELY shout out several...
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Re: Gaddafi Troops Raping, Issued Viagra: U.S. Envoys

Kocolicious ·
Koco hyperbole is NOT a pejoritive! To me it is cuz you are saying I am exaggerating to make a point. First, I don't have to. Cuz the information is out there for those who wanna KNOW. And secondly, it is as if I am TELLING a lie....and CLEARLY I am not! So why on earth would you call me that if the intent was not minimize what I am saying to MAXIMIZE what you're not sayin? It is an insult. Cuz who ARE you? The African of ALL Africa....with a christian name? Yea right. I'm gonna believe what...
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Re: Teen Beaten by Police; Feds Won't Prosecute

sunnubian ·
When they say Federal, that does not mean that it is as far as they can go with this case; these charges were dismissed by a district judge. The need to appeal this decision and not only pursue civil charges, but I think that they should pursue criminal charges against the police responsible. This sort of thing just pisses me off like hell especially because we have a Black president AND a Black man in charge of the USDOJ. If these two men would make it known that this sort of thing...
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Re: Haiti cholera similar to South Asian strain, says UN

sunnubian ·
Knowing what we know about racists, I wouldn't be surprised if some asshole deliberately infected the peace keepers so that there would be an epidemic spread throughout the Haitian people; that or one or more governments have a new strain of germ warfare cholera that they needed guinea pigs for.
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Re: Teen Beaten by Police; Feds Won't Prosecute

Kocolicious ·
Sista Sunnubian wrote: When they say Federal, that does not mean that it is as far as they can go with this case; these charges were dismissed by a district judge. The need to appeal this decision and not only pursue civil charges, but I think that they should pursue criminal charges against the police responsible. This sort of thing just pisses me off like hell especially because we have a Black president AND a Black man in charge of the USDOJ. If these two men would make it known that this...
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Re: Racist Mexican Skit Goes Viral

ocatchings ·
PBS has a special out about the slave trade and blacks in South America, http://video.pbs.org/video/1896948350/ The look on some peoples faces when they see some of this info is priceless. My daughter's dad is from Peru and has a habit of making stupid remarks and comments (but idiot the mother of your child and the woman you were once married to is black, but that's a topic for another day ). My daughter I could tell was very interested in the program and I could tell next time she sees...
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Re: Racist Mexican Skit Goes Viral

Kocolicious ·
Brotha Ocathings wrote: My daughter I could tell was very interested in the program and I could tell next time she sees daddy, she will have some information and questions for him. LMBAO !!!!!! This is great news...my brotha! I just completed a three-part series on Cinco de Mayo and one of the facilities was at a local Asian recreational center. You are correct! The minute these children realized that slavery didn't just stop at the New World but was vital in other areas of the...
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Re: Louisiana spillway to open, flooding Cajun country to avoid disasters in New Orleans, Baton Rouge.

sunnubian ·
I hope something diverts all the water right into the part of New Orleans where people lived that would not allow people trying to walk out of New Orleans after Katrina across that bridge, especially taking out all those racist bastards that shot at and actually shot Black people that made it through---hell, we still don't know how many Black people these animals hunted down and murdered during and after Katrina.
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Re: CNN's Don Lemon Comes Out Via Twitter

EbonyRose ·
Originally Posted by Kocolicious: My only two questions are: Did he become gay as a result of being abused as a child...or has he always felt this way since childhood? This is a bit off-topic, but .... I forced myself to watch about 5 minutes of an interview with Chaz Bono who's been all over the talk show circuit hawking his book .... and I find it interesting that, now that he's supposedly "happy" with himself in his new body .... he's EXTREMELY overweight!!! Which, as we know, is usually...
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Re: Unlikely friendship leads to girls' school in Kenya

EbonyRose ·
Isn't it just heartwarming?? One issue about things like this that I find to be kinda good-but-bad at the same time to me is .... on the one hand, I don't really understand why, but know I it's just "the way things are" that boys and girls seem to have to be educated separately in most parts of Africa. I'm glad that in a lot of these type stories I read about today it's GIRLS who end up getting the benefit of a new school, a good education, access to medical treatment, etc., etc., .......
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Re: The Threats of Business and the Business of Threats

Muhammad Cipher ·
I think many in the US share this sentiment, while others around the world are making no such assumptions. While we can post examples of capitalism being controlled, we cannot deny that capitalist have no desire to be controlled. This is why "free markets" are pushed as a philosophical/ideological issue. I wouldn't be so sure about that. From the perspective of a capitalist Bribery is only a means to secure either a competitive advantage or secure resources for the continuation of its...
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Re: What Obama Should've been Doing for Us

roarin1 ·
May I answer? Thanx. No, it's not an incorrect question...it is a very targeted question to which I have a very targeted answer; if ever there were an 'out-dated' political idiom, it is the 'voting rights' act. Why would its exuberant focus and elimination not be the first order of business for a 'black' president, even if that black president were not a so-called 'pro-black' president, but a simple justice president? Hasn't the purpose of the voting rights act been accomplished? Why are...
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Re: What Obama Should've been Doing for Us

Raptor ·
Originally Posted by roarin1: Ditto. Can we get the president to deal with this one at least? In addition, I'd like to see a policy that comes down hard on those in possession of cocaine (be they a user or seller) just as hard as one in possession of crack per the same unit of measure.
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Re: What Obama Should've been Doing for Us

EbonyRose ·
Originally Posted by roarin1: May I answer? Thanx. No, it's not an incorrect question...it is a very targeted question to which I have a very targeted answer; if ever there were an 'out-dated' political idiom, it is the 'voting rights' act. Why would its exuberant focus and elimination not be the first order of business for a 'black' president, even if that black president were not a so-called 'pro-black' president, but a simple justice president? Hasn't the purpose of the voting rights act...
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Re: What Obama Should've been Doing for Us

Temporary Vox ·
Interesting responses by everybody! But -- not to get off-topic -- but the VRA issue is not really the issue that people make it out to be. I know I'm going to get torn apart for this (I think I have in the past also, by Mr. Chester!). But the right to vote is NOT-- repeat, is NOT-- subject to renewal. It is permanent, both by the force of the permanent portions of that law AND the 14th and 15th amendments to the constitution. The portions of the VRA that are subject to renewal are specific...
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Re: What Obama Should've been Doing for Us

roarin1 ·
Man! There are some excellent responses here....and I AM plesantly reminded that Our People can and DO , think....effectively! (ehh...that was just an observation and I couldn't help but respond....) No, Sis ROSE YOUV'E made excellent points and thanks for reminding ME of a few very relevant points concerning 'these politics', that also as a general rule, is the reason that I don't participate in'm! Amerikkkan politics are notorious for 'ignoring' ....common sense and seems (as a matter of...
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Re: Black Chatter, Not Leadership

Kocolicious ·
Sista Yemaya wrote: She is part of the upper class. Additionally, we know that African-Americans in the larger context of American society are divided by class. Exactly! As if that makes them BETTER! And the upper class folks always want to throw in eveyone's face that they aren't like the middle or lower socio-economic classes of African Americans. Exactly.....but! They will reap the benefits of the middle or lower socio-economic classes of African Americans in a New York minute. Ok we get...
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Re: Bernice King to Quit Bishop Long's Church

EbonyRose ·
Originally Posted by ocatchings: The only question I have is what took her so long??? She should have abandoned ship when this story 1st broke. ---------------------------------------- THANK YOU!!!!! I'm sorry but this WHOLE, ENTIRE subject just MAKES ME SICK!!! EVERYBODY should have abandoned this child molester as soon as these boys went public!! I did read a story this past weekend that said that his congregation is down from a membership of 25,000 to just a few hundred that still showed...
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Re: Rep Can't Verify That 'Weinergate' Twitter Pic Isn't Him

Cholly ·
New Woman Comes Forward Claiming Cache of Intimate Photos and Online Communications with Beleaguered Congressman. A new woman has come forward with what she claims are photographs, chats, and emails with Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY). These appear to undermine severely Rep. Weiner’s explanations that he was the victim of a “prank” or a “hack.” The detailed new information suggests that the Brooklyn- and Queens-based representative and the young woman in question were involved in an online,...
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Re: Rep Can't Verify That 'Weinergate' Twitter Pic Isn't Him

Yemaya ·
What the hell is wrong with New York and New Jersey politicians??? First was the former governor Elliot Spitzer with his prostitution ring. Though he was never prosecuted for it, go figure. Now its this clown who, smh, who is sending lewd photos of his penis onto twitter?? As if no one follows his twitterpic page?? What was his thought process?? Really??
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Re: Eddie Long's Church is Collapsing

nuggyt ·
Report: Eddie Long Settled Sex Case With $25M and Apology Posted By EURPublisher01 On June 8, 2011 @ 7:48 am In Gospel,Top News | 14 Comments *Citing an unnamed source, the web site reddingnewsreview.com is reporting that New Birth Missionary Baptist Church pastor Bishop Eddie Long is paying nearly $25 million to settle claims he had sexual relationships with four young male parishioners, and has also given an apology to the accusers. The source, who claims to be familiar with the details of...
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Re: Chicago State's Attorney Lets Bad Cops Slide, Prosecutes Citizens Who Record Them

sunnubian ·
And this: Posted on Tuesday, 06.07.11 34 Share email print comment reprint Miami Beach | urban beach week shooting Miami Beach police deny destroying cell phone of witness who captured Urban Beach Week shooting video Miami Beach police disputed an allegation that they tried to destroy video footage of the fatal Memorial Day shooting of a motorist who had a gun in his car. Miami Beach police released photos Tuesday of a cellphone they say belongs to Narces Benoit, a witness who says police...
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Re: Did Malcolm X Hate Women?

Huey ·
Originally Posted by Kocolicious: Manning Marable's controversial book takes a hard look at Malcolm's complicated relationship with women. By: Natalie Hopkinson | Posted: June 10, 2011 Getty Images Malcolm X was furious to learn at the last minute that a speaker had decided not to appear at a rally at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem, N.Y., on Feb. 21, 1965. A flustered aide said that he'd phoned Malcolm's wife, Betty, with the information, according to Manning Marable's controversial...
 
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