The Nazis Next Door, MHP discusses Lichtblau's book (video)

Description: Because of a legal loophole, some Nazis who came to America after World War II and were kicked out of the country years ago are still receiving government benefits today. Eric Lichtblau, author of “The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler’s Men” joins to discuss. This is rather appalling ....more

Internal decapitation in real life, atlanto occipital dis-something (Video)

It's in the news again, atlanto occipital disarticulation. However, this time it's being called atlanto occipital dislocation. When I wrote about this way to die in 2010, I did so because the term was used on TNT's Rizzoli & Isles ....more

The Voice: America saves Damien, Pharrell saves Sugar

When America didn't save Sugar Joans...more

"Prison is big business" -- Angela Davis, P.3 Artists, and former prisoners say at Xavier University event (video)

On Tuesday this week, renowned activist Angela Davis, along with other panel members, discussed and presented information on slavery and the prison industrial complex. Part of the discussions focuses on the Louisiana State Penitentiary,...more

Ledisi and Jazmine Sullivan: NPR Field Recordings, NOLA

Thanks to a Facebook friend, I became aware of these NPR Field Recordings filmed in New Orleans during Essence Fest this past summer, Ledisi, a New Orleans native, and Jazmine Sullivan. Ledisi sing's "Woman" on a French Quarter balcony. Jazmine Sullivan sings "Stupid Girls." ...more

Marvin Gaye's family wins first round in "Blurred Lines" Case

The judge ruled against Robin Thicke and Pharrell in this first leg of the "Blurred Lines" case, rejecting the duo's attempt to have the Marvin Gaye's family case thrown out of court. "Defendants have made a sufficient showing that elements of Blurred Lines may be substantially similar to protected, original elements of Got to Give It Up," Judge John Kronstadt of the US District Court for ...more

Macy Gray at Tipitina's, great show

On Wednesday, October 22, thanks to a friend with an extra ticket, I got to see Macy Gray at Tipitina's in New Orleans. It's a standing-room-only intimate venue with quite a colorful history,...more

Racism Insurance for White People offered by DWP

"Racism Insurance: Coverage for White People," the funny video promo for new movie Dear White People goes Viral on Facebook, where it has more than 1.4 million hits ....more

Beware White Men Saying Your Votes Don't Matter

I admit that I went through a period in my life when I did't vote, and I'll own up to this: It was pure laziness hiding behind the ignorance of "my one vote doesn't matter." But as I got older, I realized that if I don't vote, who am I to protests anything our legislators, councils, mayors, governors, and presidents do? So, when I read Andrew O'Hehir's essay on essentially ...more