White and black Southerners generally come from the same seed, and are entwined in a way, the black and white Northerners are not
The "Thank God" flap will hurt Sen. Scott Brown more than his opponent Elizabeth Warren, but she attacked him first
A new movie on the strange, beautiful bonding people experience over World of Warcraft
In praise of the golden voice of Jerry Butler
The list of players eligible for the 2012 NFL Hall of Fame is looking a little thin
Sarah Palin will persist in media, despite that both liberals and conservatives are annoyed by her punditry
Music to remember the dead
On Perry and his ill-named ranch
Off for a bit. It's yours...
Here are a few letters I've received re: Nigggerhead.
Over the weekend Herman Cain summoned up the collective pain and anguish of the long-suffering sable masses and boldly charged that the name on Rick Perry ranch was "insensitive."
Why you won't hear much outrage directed toward Obama over the killing of al-Awlaki
The controversial name of a Texas ranch says very little about Rick Perry, and a lot more about the country he seeks to govern
Listening to William Onyeabor, a Nigerian funk musician
Washington may have been a conservative, but his power was rooted in his relationship to the black community