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TGIF!

A change of place can provide a change of perspective.

I am on vacation, while everyone at home is tackling homework, long commutes, and complicated fall schedules. 359 more words

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Nike brings World Basketball Festival to Chicago

CHICAGO – Nike and USA Basketball descended on the city of Chicago this week, and partnered to put on its World Basketball Festival event that was created to celebrate and honor the global passion for the game. 1,114 more words

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African Rhythms, KFAI 08/14/14

Happy 74th birthday to the great Tony Allen! His epic track Hustler from the Progress album with Africa 70 is featured on today’s African Rhythms… 193 more words

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Finding Fela - The Movie

A couple of nights ago I had the privilege of taking in an advanced screening of Alex Gibney’s ‘Finding Fela’ documentary and I came away thinking, “Yeah, yeah….Fela Anikulapo Kuti… people need to see this film.” 718 more words

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Grizzlies fill out coaching staff, front office

It’s early August, the MLB is going, happening, occurring…I guess. Or as Hank Stram would say, matriculating down field, or the calendar. The NFL preseason has begun and College Football starts at the end of the month. 543 more words

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Grizzlies add mental-endurance coach

What do the Florida State and Alabama football teams have in common?

1. They’re the only programs to win national championships in the last three years. 936 more words

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#FF - This Week At A Glance!

The subject of a recent documentary – ‘Finding Fela‘ – by the likes of Alex Gibney, with its soundtrack released last Tuesday on Knitting Factory, the late Afrobeat legend, … 362 more words

Fela Anikulapo Ransome Kuti