The mixed emotions associated with navigating the foreign land of success for one Philadelphia Eagles fan as the 2018 NFL season looms ahead.
(By A. Spruiell/Black) Fans - important to remember, short for fanatics - have a deep and troubled history of intolerance towards athletes with opinions. The deep hypocrisy of a 36 year old accountant telling LeBron James to pass more, and subsequently demanding he get over somebody spray painting "n*gger" on his house is laughable. The … Continue reading The Silent Stand of Colin Kaepernick
Originally published April 16th, 2016 As I headed home from work yesterday, I remembered needing to stop at the grocery store so I could make my bachelor fridge look less like all I eat is expired milk and condiments. I surveyed the fruit, trying to find something ripe, cheap and un-bruised, I heard a low … Continue reading Memorializing the Mamba