Day: August 26, 2008

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2012 in the Cross Hairs

Cheers for de gully creepa Shelly-Ann Fraser’s performance at the Beijing Olympics was an act of subversion. The quintessential underdog – the smallest, youngest, and least-known competitor in the women’s 100 meter event – she blew away the competition. In the process she disrupted the scripted narrative governing success and failure. She felled the titans …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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Hip-Hop Republicans

Most would say that the terms “hip-hop” and “Republican” don’t go together, and that a “Hip-Hop Republican” is an oxymoron. However, Richard Ivory and Tiffany Shorter, the founder of and a blogger for www.hiphoprepublican.com, respectively, say differently. CNN iReport met the two in New York’s Central Park to learn more about what it means to …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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