Common Sense Says…..

By Jueseppi B. Gut punch time people. Time to tell it like it is, as I see it. Common Sense Says….. Bishop Eddie Long. What exactly is a “Bishop” as it pertains to religion anyway? Ok, “Bishop” Eddie Long stands in his pulpit on a Sunday, preaching against […]

A Week Of Loss

By Jueseppi B. This past week was a sad week of loss for me. Ms. Etta James, a pioneer in the recording industry, and Mr. Joe Paterno, who was the face of Penn State University, passed away. Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938 – January 20, […]

Iowa Is For Picking Corn…Not Presidents.

By Jueseppi B. Results for Iowa Republican Caucus (U.S. Presidential Primary) Jan 03, 2012 (>99% of precincts reporting) Rick Santorum 29,839….. 24.6% Mitt Romney 29,805….. 24.5% Ron Paul 26,036….. 21.4% Newt Gingrich 16,163….. 13.3% Rick Perry 12,557….. 10.3% Michele Bachmann 6,046…… 5% Jon Huntsman 739……… 0.6% Other 316……… 0.3% Now that Iowa […]

The Mad Housers

By Jueseppi B. Few Americans are actually doing something to erase the homelessness crisis in America. The Mad Housers are some of the few. Mad Housers, Inc. is a non-profit corporation based in Atlanta, Georgia and engaged in charitable work, research and education. The Mad Housers are perhaps […]

The Disrespect For “Obama”.

By Jueseppi B. I have kept my mouth shut for almost four years concerning the disrespect toward President Of The United States, Barack Hussein Obama. I have not mentioned the blatant racial hatred spewed all around President Obama and the First Family. I have purposely refrained from pointing out […]

War On Drugs = Racism

By Jueseppi B. War On Drugs? More like a War On People Of Color…..Consider the following statistics published by the Drug Policy Alliance ( Blacks constitute 13 percent of all drug users, but 35 percent of those arrested for drug possession, 55 percent of persons convicted, and 74 […]

S.O.P.A. & Me

By Jueseppi B. The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), also known as H.R. 3261, is a bill that was introduced in the United States House of Representatives on October 26, 2011, by House Judiciary Committee Chair Representative Lamar Smith (R-TX) and a bipartisan group of 12 initial co-sponsors. The bill expands […]

The Greatest Turns 70

By Jueseppi B. Happy Seventieth Birthday Muhammad Ali. Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.; January 17, 1942) is an American former professional boxer, philanthropist and social activist. Considered a cultural icon, Ali was both idolized and vilified. Originally known as Cassius Clay, Ali changed his name after joining the Nation of Islam in 1964, subsequently converting to Sunni […]

Costa Concordia Runs Aground

By Jueseppi B. Story by USA Today….. Costa Concordia is a Concordia-class cruise ship owned and operated by Costa Cruises. She was built at Fincantieri’s Sestri Ponente yards in Italy. The name Concordia was intended to express the wish for “continuing harmony, unity, and peace between European nations”. She was the first ship in the Concordia class, with sisters Costa Serena, Costa Pacifica, Costa […]

Homeless Are Being Murdered

By Jueseppi B. News report from the New York Times: ANAHEIM, Calif. — The man thought to have killed four homeless men in Orange County over the last month is in custody, law enforcement officials said. The suspect, Itzcoatl Ocampo, 23, of Yorba Linda, Calif., was arrested Friday […]

The 2012 Chicago Auto Show

By Jueseppi B. The 2012 Chicago Auto Show will be held from February 10 through February 19, with press days starting on February 8. The Chicago Auto Show is held annually in February at Chicago‘s McCormick Place convention complex. It is the largest auto show in North America. […]

One Last Time

By Jueseppi B.         No, I am not leaving the wonderful world of blogging. Nobody and absolutely nothing will chase me from where I choose to be, or prevent me from doing what I choose to do. This is my last time writing about those […]

The Poet’s Corner

Written By Ms. Shelley Peterson.     FOREVER SPECIAL In my life came this man. A little short on memory, physical coordination and a few of life’s daily task. The professor, conservative, extremely charismatic and a true gentleman. He brought opportunities of service. Enhanced were my abilities to […]

Why FLOTUS Michelle Obama Scares “white folks”

By Jueseppi B. First a little Michelle Obama history…. Michelle LaVaughn Robinson was born on January 17, 1964, in Chicago, Illinois, to Fraser Robinson III, a city water plant employee and Democratic precinct captain, and Marian (née Shields), a secretary at Spiegel’s catalog store. Her mother was a full-time homemaker until Michelle entered high school. The Robinson and […]

The Poet’s Corner

By Jueseppi B. In an ever attempting effort to broaden my blog horizons, I am striving to offer you who actually read The, a different type of post from time to time, so I don’t bore you with “just” politics.  I will start off in this new […]