Corey’s Genius NFL Picks

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 […]

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Frustration-Aggression Hypothesis

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 […]

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Dear Kobe

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, […]

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More Than A Game

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 […]

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