Archive for: August 17, 2007

August 17, 2007

BET TV Playing a PSA Telling Kids to ‘Read a Mo F’n Book’?

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 17 Aug 2007

Black Entertainment Television has been playing what is being called a Public Service Announcement created by a rapper named Bomani “D’mite” Armah. It is in cartoon form and made in the Rapper music video style. However, it contains some …

Winnowing Through the 2008 Presidential Candidates

Filed under: The Democrats,The Republicans - 17 Aug 2007

As the presidential campaign winds down to the last 15 months, the “dog days” of democracy if you will, likely voters are being inundated with information that will be essential to making informed, intelligent decisions in November 2008. Unfortunately, …

The New Republic Just Doesn’t Get It

As many of us know, the “Baghdad Diarist” and the details of the “activities” of his American Army buddies have been, by his own recants, shown to be fictitious. However, The New Republic who published those “stories” continues to operate …

Finding Faith on the Campaign Trail

Filed under: Religion & Faith,The Democrats - 17 Aug 2007

The 2008 election is already emerging as a faith-filled affair—if you are to believe the rhetoric coming out of some candidate camps this campaign season. The Democratic candidates for President in particular are attempting to be “born again” in …

Implausible Plot

Filed under: Current Events,Featured Conservative - 17 Aug 2007

Today’s audiences accept the assertion that capitalist businessmen are evil in whatever they do, even when alleged actions make no sense. The motivation for the lawsuit in the new TV series Damages is nonsensical. The opening …