The Men Who Made Me

The man singing the song is dead. The needle brings his voice back to life and animates his fingers, but his body is embalmed and buried. The record plays all day and night because we’re in denial. The voice is Heaven. The needle is God. His fingers are the Holy Spirit. We recite the lyrics …

8 Former NBA Players Who Absolutely Hated Michael Jordan And 7 Who Loved Him

Michael Jordan is almost universally recognized as the preeminent player in NBA history. The 6-foot-6, 215-pound Jordan captured every noteworthy award over his 15-year career in the association. More significantly, “His Airness” piloted the Chicago Bulls to six championships. Jordan, a five-time MVP, 14-time All-Star and 10-time All-NBA First Team selection, retired for a third …

Away From Noise, Everyday

Noise is that disturbing loud sound which does more harm than good. Undesirable sound with an irritating feel, it is definitely unnecessary by all means. Hence, no doubt in the obvious fact that we need to stay away from it. But is that the only form of noise capable of causing harm or is there …

We’re Dying

Roughly two weeks ago Hurricane Maria dealt Puerto Rico and the VI her death blow Parts of both islands suffered total devastation gone are homes, business and vegetation The miracle is how many people are still alive while they work day and night hand in hand to survive Juxtapose by US Cabinet members flying around …

The Second City Is No. 1 For Fun

Chicago, positioned along Lake Michigan with breathtaking views of its skyline and architecture, is the Second City in nickname only. America’s third-most populous city with in excess of 2.7 million residents, Chicago is a tremendous vacation destination for people of all ages. Encompassing 228 square miles, Chicago has a seemingly endless array of attractions to …

It Is Not True, Until It Happens …

It Is Not True, Until It Happens … Fear of future is the most common form of worry that grips us all. No matter how well we tune our minds towards the known present today, it tends to wander into the unknown tomorrow at the next possible opportunity. Though we cannot justify this habit of …

Awake In A Dream

Fires, Floods, Hurricanes, Tsunamis and an Earthquake what the hell is really going on for Christ sake KKK and Neo Nazis running around saying Heil Trump while working class people in America still live in a dump 90 people get shot to death here everyday and the NRA about this has nothing to say The …

The Angels Above

The Angels Above. I am carrying this silent love on my shoulders, and it is loud and heavy. Thus, time has left me; I am unmoved, unfazed and dead. My bones are to the ground and, I am hearing the angels calling my name. They are talking some dreams into my head and, they are …

15 Blockbuster NBA Trades That Almost Happened

A shrewd trade can revolutionize and reinvigorate an entire organization. For example, the New Jersey Nets were a perennial laughingstock for nearly a quarter of a century. However, the Nets’ longstanding ineptitude came to an immediate halt when Stephon Marbury was sent to the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Jason Kidd in June 2001. The …

A Bullet Doesn’t Care

A Bullet Doesn’t Care if we have straight or nappy hair Or about the color of our skin if we are fat vs thin If we are dumb or a smartie or who we vote for as a political party Won or lost a beauty contest or which religion we last professed If we are …