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Monroe Makes A Strong Case For Weed In The NFL

If I was standing next to Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe, you would be hard pressed to point out what, if anything, we share in common besides an affinity for the Ravens. However, Monroe has published an article, “Getting Off The T Train,” through the Players’ Tribune, the online...

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Harembe Died And It Quickly Became Racial

When I heard a boy crawled through a barrier and fell into a moat at the Cincinnati Zoo’s outdoor gorilla center, leading the gorilla who picked him up to be shot, I thought for sure the boy was white. It was a midwestern zoo in a country that is approximately 63%...

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR): 32nd Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) FDR was intelligent but not brilliant. He was pampered as the only child of aristocrats. He was crippled by...