“There is not a metropolis in America that at the moment, and even now, that you may’t discover racial conditions proper now,” Sanders, an NBA Corridor of Fame ahead, mentioned on Saturday. of a panel dialogue titled “Being Black Celtic” on the Nationwide Affiliation of Black Journalists conference in Boston this week. “Los Angeles has …

Duchess, left the Elephant of Ringing Bros. Circus enjoying monopoly with Atlantic Metropolis Mayor Don Guardian at proper Wednesday April 23, 2014. RingMaster David Shipman, at proper current the Duchess the Elephant of Ringing Bros. Circus earlier than enjoying Monopoly with Atlantic Metropolis Mayor Don Guardian on Wednesday April 23, 2014. Ariana Frangias, 5, left …

Do you know that the entire properties within the Monopoly board sport, from the Baltic to the Boardwalk, have been named after actual streets in Atlantic Metropolis, New Jersey? The names have been in use for the reason that Nineteen Thirties, and a current bout of curiosity blended with nostalgia has despatched Nick Carr from …

Photograph credit score: MMA Mania The UFC is the undisputed lord of the MMA ring. So I ask you … why cannot they be a drive for good fairly than for evil? Benevolence fairly than tyranny? In case you are planning a purple meat cowl on the remuneration of the fighters or an argument over …

There has all the time been one thing fairly Shakespearean about Rupert Murdoch, his media empire, and his dynastic household historical past. Certainly, when the hacking scandal first erupted final summer time, there was a # shakespeare4murdoch Very fashionable hashtag for a number of days on Twitter. However the tweet tirades of final evening, mocking …

When “Alien” director Ridley Scott introduced he can be making a film primarily based on Monopoly, members of the sketch group Half Day Right this moment shook their heads. First Liam Neeson in “Battleship”, now one other film primarily based on a traditional board sport? “Our objective was to launch a trailer earlier than the …

Is the Web shifting in direction of pure monoplies? Tim Wu, a regulation professor at Columbia, firmly maintains that he’s doing it in a Op-Ed on this weekend the Wall Road newspaper. Whereas there’s lots of variety on the Web and few obstacles to organising a retailer, he factors out that class after class is …