Archive for June 7th, 2011

…It’s not ‘acting white’ to read a book.  This whole attitude of anti-intellectualism in our communities is one of the most damaging things that we can do to our young people.  No other culture I’m aware of does this:  tell you it is to your advantage not to be smart.  It doesn’t make any sense.
     —    Senator Barack Obama
From the book:  “Who’s Afraid Of A Large Black Man?“,
Written by:  Charles Barkley
On This Day In:
2022 Taking The Chance To Improvise
2021 A Bit Like Politics
How About Tonight?
2020 Independent Isolation
2019 This Pilgrim Has Had A (Mostly) Happy Road
2018 And Men, Too
2017 Damned If You Do
2016 A Storm Over The Horizon
2015 What About Today?
2014 Idiot, n.
2013 Temporary Reality
2012 The Great Objective
2011 Read A Book

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