Politics / Pop Culture / Random Thoughts from an Uppity Negro / The Color Line

It Almost Didn’t Happen, But Thank God It Did: an Uppity Negro Inauguration Story Part One

How does one really write about the inauguration and really capture the moment? Seriously, what does even a reporter begin to sit down at their laptop and submit the leading story on CNN.com or the Washington Post about the inauguration and really capture the moment, not some file story where they “insert date” and “insert … Continue reading

Church and Society / Politics / Theology of Preaching

Rick Warren and the mess that was the Keynote Address at Ebenezer Baptist Church

Updates to come… But let the record show that Rick Warren did a complete and total and utter disservice to the legacy that was the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King.  He should have let it slide with the inaugural invocation tomorrow morning, but this fool got up in front of a black congregation and quoted … Continue reading