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A Little Reality in a MMO Game

There was an interesting post I got this morning in regard to a piece I wrote for my Star Citizen character. Quick background: the piece was a fictional account of a LA police officer who shot an unarmed Banu woman. … Continue reading

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My Fourth of July

For a lot of us, and I saying us in the minority POV, we can’t appreciate the Fourth of July. We’re supposed to be proud of country, feel honored to be living in “the greatest country in the world” and … Continue reading

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Reminder that Change is Slow

I read an article today that talked about how a black organization was exploiting the death of a black man, using the incident as “a springboard for an organized hate campaign.” The article talks about how community leaders are trying … Continue reading

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The Offended White Boy

Do you remember Bo Bice? Neither did I. Not too long ago there was a show called American Idol, where semi-talented singers entered a contest to get a record deal. In 2005, Bice competed on the show but lost to … Continue reading

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OWS, BLM and the Group-Think Perception

A couple of years ago, before the Black Lives Matter movement, there was the Occupy Wall Street movement. I’m sure a lot of people remember them. The main protesters were in NY and they took over a park. It became … Continue reading

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Ultimately, Facebook Reminds Me How Little Things Have Changed

Honestly, there isn’t a lot that can be said about the recent shootings of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and the five police officers. I didn’t want to write about the subject because I know how this country works. Once the … Continue reading

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Photo Inspiration

The inspiration for this pair of photos from my recent Commuter set was a strange set of coincidences. As I was heading home, this gentleman sat across from me. I had my headphones on listening to music. I wasn’t paying … Continue reading

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My Small Observation on #OscarsSoWhite

I didn’t plan on it but I watched the announcement of the nominees for the Academy Awards this morning. After watching the announcements, I was going to write something about Star Wars and Mad Max, but the PC crowd showed … Continue reading

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Comments about Misty Copeland Remind Me You Can Be Good – For a Black Person

I find comment sections so fascinating. I saw on television that Barbara Walters was doing her annual 10 Most Fascinating People Special on ABC. I wanted to see the list of the people appearing on the show because I figured … Continue reading

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Resistance Is Futile

The case of another officer roughing up a black teenager, caught on a smartphone, has caused the usual hand wringing, racial confrontation and other reactions that are becoming the typical responses to these incidents. Social media, which I have to … Continue reading

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