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Die and burn in hell, LeBron: Our unhealthy obsession with sports

Let’s get something straight at the outset — I’m a sports nut.

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South Carolina, Snooki and other things that make you say, 'Hmm'

When George W.

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Ode to Jerry: Louisville at the crossroads

When I arrived in Louisville almost a decade and a half ago, I had a great feeling about the place. I still do (most of the time).

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Threat of Tea Partiers and friends

Any honest dialogue reveals not only a seedy history of American social and political racial reactionary behavior, but also an uneasy present that should give thinking people pause.

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CBC joins the black insurgency

The small, progressive “we must never stop asking questions” insurgency among black people seems to be growing.

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The sweet white nectar and my black nationalist jont

Ah, the sweet white nectar.

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The Negro Problem: A Love Story

Recent weeks have been nothing short of mind numbing. It all began with pre-release publicity for the new book “Game Change” by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin.

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Reflections of an ex man-whore

I usually don’t get into the tabloid stuff, but I’ve got to weigh in on the revelation that Tiger Woods is a man-whore. Wow!

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I am not Superman

Someone told me that I should write something lighthearted and happy this month. Lighthearted? Happy? Mean old me? OK, I’ll try.

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The legacy of the bad guys

Audra Lorde was talking to the greedy — those concerned only with materialism — when she said, “Your silence will not keep you safe.” She was targeting the willfully i