10 December 2012 ~ 4 Comments

“10 Ways…” Re-Mastered #8: Do Something Beautiful!

“10 Ways…” Re-Mastered #8: Do Something Beautiful!

See the introduction to this series here: Letting The Chips Fall Where They May Tip #1: “You is a very Fluid Concept” Tip #2: “Man the FUCK up!” Tip #3: “Don’t Serve Time, Make Time Serve You” Tip #4: Let Your Smile Be your Guide! Tip#5: Be A Baller! Tip #6: Foreigners Are Friends Not […]

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06 November 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Is Capitalism more important than Democracy?

Is Capitalism more important than Democracy?

Tomorrow …a letter from Michael Moore Friends, Tomorrow, the bankers and corporate chiefs are planning an historic victory party. With the election of Mitt Romney, their takeover of American democracy would be complete. They thought they had accomplished that four years ago when they backed Barack Obama (he received more money from Wall Street than […]

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05 November 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Scare the S#%T Out of Them!

Scare the S#%T Out of Them!

To my friend who is not voting on Tuesday: I get it – and I don’t blame you. You’re fed up and you could care less whether Tweedledee or Tweedledumber wins on Tuesday – because on Wednesday, your life will be the same, unchanged, regardless who is president. Your mortgage will still be underwater. You will still […]

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13 May 2011 ~ 6 Comments

Multi-Millionaire Behind the Mass Murder of 3,000

Y’all know how I love Michael Moore! Well I just got a letter from him (along with a million others I expect) and I think it perfectly captures some of the ideas bouncing around my head since this so-called “War on Terror” began. Here it is:   Some Final Thoughts on the Death of Osama […]

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18 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Obama in Yokohama

Obama in Yokohama
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Yep, Obama was in Yokohama for the APEC (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation) Summit. Here’s what he had to say: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bwxb7AtkyY4 After a day of meetings, President Obama was able to take a small break and enjoy some good ole Japanese technology. Mr. Obama was introduced to a robot that mimics humans, animatronic seal pups and […]

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02 November 2010 ~ 12 Comments

I got a letter from the government…

…yep, from President Obama himself, kinda. It read: Loco — Tomorrow, you can help determine not just the outcome of this election, but our country’s future. You made the difference in 2008. Now, once again, you can defy the conventional wisdom that says you can’t overcome the cynicism of our politics; you can’t overcome the […]

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05 October 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Hi! My name is Loco…and I am a racist! pt. 30

Hi! My name is Loco…and I am a racist! pt. 30
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click here for pt. 1 “Where the fuck is the bus???” I was downtown Brooklyn on the corner of Jay and Willoughby Streets, in front of the MTA building, with half a dozen friends and about 1000 other black men. Waiting for some buses. The sky had turned the color it turns before the sun begins its […]

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01 September 2010 ~ 11 Comments

Peace? Yeah someday I guess

Peace? Yeah someday I guess

Tonight marks the end of the American combat mission in Iraq. As a candidate for this office, I pledged to end this war responsibly. And, as President, that is what I am doing. Since I became Commander-in-Chief, we’ve brought home nearly 100,000 U.S. troops. We’ve closed or turned over to Iraq hundreds of our bases. […]

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09 October 2009 ~ 11 Comments

President Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize!!!!

President Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize!!!!

Slightly off topic, but this is incredible news! He was the surprise winner of the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize beating out French President Nicolas Sarkozy. The committee cited his work on nuclear disarmament. Congratulations President Obama, Michelle and family.

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06 March 2009 ~ 19 Comments

The Homogeneous versus The Homo Sapiens: Conversation 3/5/09

Student: I read your blog about the empty seat on the train. Is it fiction? I can’t believe it. Me: Can’t believe what? Student: Is it true? Me: Well…I guess it does sound incredible. I’ve gotten used to it, though. Student: You seem tired. Me: Some days are rougher than others Student: I really can’t believe […]

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