It’s Happeninggggg! Five-star college basketball recruit Makur Maker commits to HBCU

I’m an HBCU product, through and through (Thee I Love). I love HBCUs. The pros, the cons, the ups, the downs. I love it all. Admittedly, when I first entered an HBCU, coming from a vast majority white high school, I was slightly pessimistic. Even though I grew up around the HBCU experience, with my father being a tenured professor at Jackson State University, for whatever reason, I wasn’t sold. Maybe I was brainwashed by Caucasian education, I don’t know. But that doesn’t matter, now. Because I know wusup. I…

Bubba Wallace NASCAR Driver Who Painted #BlackLivesMatter on Vehicle Finds Noose in his Garage Stall

According to ESPN NASCAR reporter Marty Smith, A noose was found hanging in NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace’s garage stall. For those who may not be familiar- Bubba Wallace is the NASCAR driver who wore an I can’t breathe shirt and painted #BlackLivesMatter on his car. NASCAR statement: A noose was found in Bubba Wallace’s garage stall today at Talladega.NASCAR is investigating. pic.twitter.com/dGYFYryVES — Marty Smith (@MartySmithESPN) June 22, 2020 Wallace has since put out a statement since discovering the hate-symbol in his locker: Bubba Wallace statement. https://t.co/Bu0Kwgy3zU — Marty Smith…

BWNC Exclusive Interview: An Intimate Sit Down With Drew Brees’ Apology

It’s a warm sunny day here in our nations capitol. As I pretended to enjoy another Zoom work meeting with my work colleagues, I got a phone call. A 504 area code to be exact. I initially assumed it was my cousin calling me about the weather, which would inevitably lead to him asking me if he could borrow $20. Like, who needs $20? Just ask for $100, you know? And don’t say borrow, because borrow means paying the mf and he has never paid the mf back. Anyway… It…

Update: Academy Award Winning Director Spike Lee, Initially Denied Entry Into Madison Square Garden By New York Knicks allowed to Enter

Update: It was earlier reported that Academy Award winning writer and director, Spike Lee is a lifelong Knicks Fan and native New Yorker. He has been a staple on the Knicks sidelines for years yet tonight for some very strange reason he was denied entry into Madison Square Garden where his presence is almost synonymous with the team at this point. Some may remember an incident involving Security approaching and harassing Charles Oakley Last year. Spike references this situation as he deals with his own encounter with the security. (Story…

Kobe Bryant’s Memorial Was A Celebration Of Life

Kobe Bryant’s death signifies the most tragic celebrity death of my lifetime. Sure, the death’s of Prince or Whitney Houston or Michael Jackson caused an immense amount of sadness, but I didn’t feel as connected with those pop culture icons the same way I feel connected to Kobe. Kobe came into most of our lives in 1995, as a high school basketball phenom who was also taking Brandy to prom. From that point forward, Kobe was a fixture in our pop culture lives, especially those of us who loved and…