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A Fighting Legacy

My grandfather introduced me to the sport of boxing in 1988.  At the age of five, grandpa, also known as Command Sergeant Major Edward L. Polite, allowed me to snuggle up to him as he took in a week-day telecast of… 966 more words


“Within our dreams and aspirations we find our opportunities.” ~ Sugar Ray Leonard


Black History Profile: Sugar Ray Leonard

Sugar Ray Leonard was a champion Olympic and professional welterweight boxer. One of boxing’s most beloved and successful fighters, Sugar Ray Leonard was born Ray Charles Leonard on May 17, 1956. 138 more words

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Is Donnie Simpson Close Friends With Sugar Ray Leonard?

We’re playing a game called Two Truths And A Liewhere each person says two truths and a lie about themselves and the others have to guest. 68 more words

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Skechers Aims to Raise More Than $1.6M for Kids at Pier to Pier Friendship Walk

Skechers USA is once again walking the walk and talking the talk. On Oct. 29, the Manhattan Beach, Calif.-based company’s Skechers Foundation is holding its ninth Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk in support of children with special needs and education.  230 more words


Clinton McKenzie; one of a neglected generation

Since I picked up the pencil again last month the invitations to contribute to other outlets have arrived much quicker than I anticipated. One such venue is the digital publication… 505 more words