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Billy Joel's Russian Tour Revisited: Interviewing Filmmaker Jim Brown, Plus Mastodon's Brann Dailor

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.27.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Jim Brown: "First of all, rock 'n' roll had been outlawed in the beginning in the Soviet Union. In a way -- and I'm making a larger film about this -- rock 'n' roll became a way to protest the government and to stick up for individualism."

Fugitive In '81 Pennsylvania Death Nabbed In Texas

AP | MARC LEVY and NOMAAN MERCHANT | Posted 06.21.2014 | Crime

DALLAS (AP) — A disabled 78-year-old church deacon living quietly in East Texas was arrested Monday by federal agents who said he committed a murder...

If It Weren't for a Handful of Sports Figures, America Would Not Have Integrated as It Did

Michael J. Cramer | Posted 06.10.2014 | College
Michael J. Cramer

Why were a boxer and a baseball player of such consequence? The answer lies in the tortured history of the treatment of African Americans dating back to the late 1800s.

Congressional Candidate Apologizes For Slavery Comments

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

Arizona Congressional candidate Jim Brown (R) has apologized for comparing entitlements to slavery in a Facebook post on Wednesday. Brown wrote a p...

What Is Jim Brown's Problem With Kobe Bryant?

Quora | Posted 02.16.2014 | Sports
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by William Petroff, Largely that Kobe is your "typical" modern superstar athlete.Loo...

These Pro Athletes Gave Up Sports For Reasons You'd Never Believe

The Huffington Post | Jordan Schultz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

We often assume that successful professional athletes will play out their careers until they are truly no longer able to compete. Whether their endura...

Rogue Machine Presents One Night in Miami...

Carla Escoda | Posted 08.07.2013 | Arts
Carla Escoda

Whether you believe Cassius Clay was a true believer, or a consummate entertainer whose commitment to the Nation of Islam was a move calculated to inflate his popularity, you are likely to be enthralled by the captivating premise behind this play.

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Len Berman | Posted 06.30.2013 | New York
Len Berman

In the NBA playoffs both the Houston Rockets and the Brooklyn Nets staved off elimination.

Blaxploitation Era Icons: Where Are They Now?

Posted 10.03.2011 | Black Voices

The 1970s represented the dawning of a new era for African Americans, specifically in Hollywood as a deluge of movies centering on empowerment, pride ...

NFL Week 13 - Tweet Dreams

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Hypothetical tweets from real NFL figures! @dmcfadden20 When I first heard that embarrassing cables were being released, I thought our coach had bee...

NFL's Latest Family Feud: Jim Brown vs. the Cleveland Browns

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Eric Ehrmann

Famous running back Jim Brown could score one last touchdown by reminding everybody that equal opportunity does not exist in the current world economic order.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Shoot. Former Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress' application for work release is denied. He remains behind bars and can't apply again until next June.

HuffPost Review: Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's disappointing that Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel isn't a better movie. Not that it's a bad one. But, were cable standards a little less skittish, it would fit right in on the Biography channel.

Maxine Waters Blasts NFL

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

Congresswoman Maxine Waters recently joined me on my radio show. The interview was primarily focused on the NFL Congressional Hearing and her questioning Commissioner Roger Goodell. See what she said.

"Thriller" Gone, ABC and NBC "'Bad," They "Beat It"

Mike Hegedus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Hegedus

It's rare that television moves me to take action but it did while I was watching the ABC and NBC "specials" on the death of Michael Jackson.

NFL's Adrian Peterson on His Two Brothers being Killed & His Halle Berry Obsession

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

Recently, I sat down with the Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson. Peterson's athletic accomplishments are remarkable; however, not for his records, but rather for the adversity he's overcome.

Jim Brown on Barack Obama, Racism, Muhammad Ali, Hugh Hefner, Football, and Acting

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Graham Bensinger

The day after the presidential election, I sat down with Jim Brown. Brown discussed a wide range of topics, including what electing the first African American president means to him.

Jocks 4 Justice (Including the Great Jim Brown) Say:

Dave Zirin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dave Zirin

We the undersigned Jocks 4 Justice call upon the Governor, the Supreme Court, or any controlling authority, to stay Troy Davis' execution.