Southern Hospitality 

On Friday, February 27, 2016, I was the guest speaker at Southern University for their Black Christian Union vesper service. While I was preaching about unity to the student body, a different message was being heralded on campus via social media. Several students on Yik Yak – an anonymous local feed for posting ideas and […]

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Losing My Religion

On Kirk Franklin and Kanye West ​Earlier this week, Kanye West released his new album entitled So Help Me God Swish Waves “The Life of Pablo.” This album was released exclusively on Tidal, so you’re forgiven if you haven’t listened to it yet. The word on the street is that this album has already been […]

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The 5 Greatest Rivalries in Sports

Tonight for the 240th time, Duke and North Carolina will renew their storied rivalry in the Dean Dome. In anticipation of the big game (Go Tarheels!), I’m going to share the five greatest rivalries in American sports. Let the debate begin! Cowboys vs. Redskins This storied NFC East rivalry has featured many classic matchups. The […]

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The Dunk Contest Is Back

The Dunk Contest Is Back  Last night in Toronto, two amazing discoveries were made. Humans can sit on basketballs in the air.   Humans can fly   Aaron Gordon and Zach Lavine put on an aerial show of epic proportions at the NBA Dunk Contest in the Air Canada Centre. As I watched in Buffalo Wild […]

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  5 Lessons from History Every African American Needs to Know Today   In the spirit of black history month, the approaching anniversaries of the tragedies of of Amadou Diallo (1999) and Trayvon Martin (2012), the foul water in Flint, and the overall boiling social climate, this past week I felt it necessary to look […]