In March 2009, not even a full three months after President Barack Obama had been sworn into office, I wrote a blog entitled “Celebrating Obama as Head of Empire.” It flew under the radar for the most part except for my then small blogging audience that read and commented. It was a notion that I […]Read more "We Do Big Things: Celebrating Obama as Head of Empire, Redux"
Men lie; women lie; numbers don’t. Jay-Z famously made that quote in 2009 at the American Music Awards and it entered the pop cultural lexicon as a bellwether for truth and stark reality. This statement was made with regards to records sales; he was still able to move units in a day and age where […]Read more "Jay-Z Was Wrong, Numbers Do Lie"
In case you missed it, I’m moving. Those of you who follow me on Twitter or Facebook should already know, but in case you just missed it all, I’m moving to New Orleans. **cue the second line** Oh yes, I’ll be living in the Big Easy, the Crescent City, the City that Care Forgot….all of […]Read more "I’m Moving…"