Category Archives: Sports

Wednesday Open Thread | Black Child Prodigies | Ginger Howard

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Today’s featured child prodigy is Ginger Howard. Ginger Howard from Philadelphia, is an American professional golfer on the Symetra Tour. At 17, she was the youngest African-American to turn professional and win her first debut tournament. … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West Little League Wins US Championship World Series!

CONGRATULATIONS, JACKIE ROBINSON WEST! 3 Chics celebrates your win, fabulous sportsmanship, and most of all your successful skills and humainty. Please join us in celebrating their victory. Chicago’s 7-5 victory against Nevada Jackie Robinson West lines up to shake hands … Continue reading

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Video | Mo’Ne Davis, 13 year Old “GIRL” Pitches Shut Out–Leads Team to Little League World Series

We need some GOO NEWS. 70 MPH FAST BALL! Congratulations, Mo Ne Davis! FEMALE(MO NE DAIVIS)PITCHING STAR LIFTS TEAM TO LLWS Ex-Negro League pitcher Mamie “Peanut” Johnson with Monarchs ace Mo’ne Davis. (CHARLES FOX / Staff photographer)

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Video | Adam Silver NBA Commissioner Holds a Press Conference on the Fate of Clippers Owner Donald Sterling- *Banned & Fined*

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has scheduled a press conference for Tuesday afternoon a 2 p.m. ET/1 p.m. CT  to discuss the league’s investigation of racist comments purportedly made by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling during a recorded conversation with … Continue reading

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Video |Donald Sterling LA Clippers Owner Tells Girlfriend “Don’t Bring Black People to my Games”

WHELP, CLippers fans, WHAT SAY YOU? This is just a hot mess. Apparently The Donald’s wife Rochelle is suing V. Stiviano for shanking her husband. Any guesses as to how this clip got into the hands of TMZ? WOW! What’s … Continue reading

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Howell High School Students Hail ‘White Power’ After Win

HOWELL, MI – Shocking tweets celebrating a “white” team’s victory erupted Thursday following the Howell boys basketball win over Grand Blanc. Several students in Howell are now facing disciplinary action, according to the high school principal. Grand Blanc lost 54-49 … Continue reading

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Black History | Debi Thomas | Figure Skater & Physician

Debra Janine “Debi” Thomas (born March 25, 1967) is an American figure skater and physician. She is the 1986 World champion, two-time U.S. national champion and 1988 Olympic bronze medalist, having taken part in the Battle of the Carmens at … Continue reading

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