On November 27th, I will turn 30 years old. I was 14 months old the last time the Detroit Lions won a playoff game. There are three things in life you can guarantee: Death, taxes and the Detroit Lions holding a top 10 pick in the NFL Draft. The Lions have made the playoffs only […]
Read More Matt Patricia is lying, but what he said reveals an important truth
Equivocating Trump and Biden is not only frustrating, it’s dangerous. Donald Trump is a threat to the health and wellbeing of this nation and it’s citizens. He cannot condemn white supremacists because he is a white supremacist. He is categorically unfit to serve as President of the United States. Is that so hard?
Read More The Presidential Debate: How The Media Got It Wrong. Again.
What’s up family! It’s Week 3 of the 2020 NFL season, and I’m back! I’m looking forward to telling you each week which team will win, and which team will lose. I’ll also tell you my prediction for the score of each game (if you care about that type of stuff, wink, wink). Before I […]
Read More Corey’s Genius NFL Picks
Wake up; clean up; eat breakfast; discover some kind of racist injustice that has happened; feel sad; cheer up; study and work; go to bed; Repeat. My days are particularly monotonous. However, for the past two weeks, while preparing for the day, I’ve found myself listening to the same Donnie McClurkin hits. Classics such as […]
Read More Frustration-Aggression Hypothesis
The game was over. The trophy was presented. It hit me. I just witnessed the greatest football player of all time overcome insurmountable odds on the biggest stage in American sports. After falling behind 28-3, Brady led the Patriots to score 31 straight points, including two 2 point conversions to beat the Falcons in a […]
Read More Tom Brady is Right There with Jordan
After Kevin Durant signed with the already established and pretty damn good Golden State Warriors on Independence Day (ironically), many have lamented the state of the NBA, and the growing amount of “super teams”: teams boasting 3 or 4 All Stars in the starting lineup. Many blamed LeBron James’ decision to join the Miami Heat […]
Read More On Kevin Durant, the Warriors, and the False Notion of NBA Parity
It was 1996 and I was a five-year-old sitting on the living room floor watching the NBA on NBC. During commercials, my brothers and I played “knee basketball” in the living room of our apartment in Pasadena, CA. There were no hoops, just two laundry baskets on top of chairs. Jon was Nick Van Exel, […]
Read More Dear Kobe
So you graduate high school and it’s like “boom,” now you have to find out what you want to do with the rest of your life. You’re 17 or 18, and just barely getting enough experience behind the wheel of a car, yet people expect you to make life-long career decisions. All of a sudden, […]
Read More Don’t Let The Hunt for a College-Sweetheart Leave You Bitter
In dating, we all lie. No, we may not always tell whole untruths, but we do make statements that don’t fully reflect what we mean. In this post, I will translate for you, what he or she said, so that you can either move on, or take that green light, shoot your shot, and win! […]
Read More He Said. She Said. He Meant. She Meant.
On August 8, 2015, I lost my father. My world changed when he was unexpectedly pronounced dead due to kidney failure. He didn’t own much, for he was a black man who spent most of his life trying to get his footing. Our relationship was a rocky one – complicated at best. He didn’t leave […]
Read More More Than A Game