Category Archives: Sports

Simone Manuel, Liza Neal & Natalie Hinds Make History: Sweep 100 Free at Division 1 NCAA Swimming

It would be nice to have actual footage of the swim, don’t you think? But scouring the IN-TER-NETS, NONE! Please post video if you find any. Thanks! Stanford University swimmers Lia Neal and Simone Manuel, who set an American Record, … Continue reading

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Video | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: ISIS Represents Islam Like KKK Represents Christianity

Notice the omission in the second video clip? Asked by Mika Brzezinski to explain what he believes is behind the actions of a group like ISIS, he said, “It’s a play for money and power, and these people try to … Continue reading

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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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