Archive for October, 2010

Jamaican-Born British Retiree, Hortense McNeil, 82, Found Stabbed to Death in Hopewell, Hanover Home After Multiple Burglaries

What is going on in some parts of Jamaica that were normally quiet and relatively crime-free? Hortense McNeil, a former resident of England, who retired and went back to Jamaica, was viciously stabbed to death by a dirty POS in her home in the Pond Piece community of Hopewell, Hanover. […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Nathan Stiles, Kansas City High School Athlete, Dies After Suffering "Traumatic Injury" During Football Game

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Spring Hill High School, KS, football player, Nathan Stiles, who died early Friday morning after he became unconscious during a varsity football game Thursday night. According to the Kansas City Star, Stiles was taken by life flight to the University […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Group Founded by Apostle Claver T. Kamau-Imani Erects Billboard in Houston Saying "GOP is the New Black"

Group Founded by Apostle Claver T. Kamau-Imani Erects Billboard in Houston Saying "GOP is the New Black"

Raging Elephants group, founded by Apostle Claver T. Kamau-Imani, who claimed Martin Luther King Jr., was a Republican, says “GOP is the new black.” Is the Grand Ole Party, or the GOP, the new black? Er, I don’t think so, but I will say that the Democratic Party has taken […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Sean Giroir, Savannah College of Art & Design Student, Shot & Killed, Police Looking for 3 Suspects

Sean Giroir, a student at Savannah College of Art and Design, was shot Thursday afternoon and later died from his wounds that night. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Savannah-Chatham police say they are searching for three suspects in his death. Metro police spokesman Julian Miller says Giroir was from […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Bill Clinton Reportedly Encouraged Black Democratic Candidate Kendrick Meek to Drop out of Florida Senate Race

Bill Clinton could become mired in another slight against a black candidate. You will recall he upset many blacks during the 2008 presidential campaign when he called then-candidate Barack Obama’s meteoric rise a “fairy-tale.” Well, this time, the black candidate involved is Kendrick Meek, the Florida Democratic senatorial candidate running […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Veteran San Diego Police Officer Christopher Wilson, Shot and Killed in Apartment Shootout

SHOCK: Officer Christopher Wilson, a veteran San Diego police officer, was shot and killed during a shootout inside an apartment in the Paradise Hills area of southeast San Diego. According to Fox News, officers were assisting the U.S. Marshal’s Service and probation officers in a check on an assault with […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Veteran San Diego Police Officer Shot & Killed in Apartment Shoot-Out With Deadly Weapon Suspect

SHOCK: Officer Chris Wilson, a veteran San Diego police officer, was shot and killed during a shootout inside an apartment in the Paradise Hills area of southeast San Diego. According to Fox News, officers were assisting the U.S. Marshal’s Service and probation officers in a check on an assault with […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Midland, Ark., School District President, Clint McCance, Under Fire for Anti-Gay Comments on Facebook Page

Midland, Ark., School District President, Clint McCance, Under Fire for Anti-Gay Comments on Facebook Page

Midland, Ark., school board president, Clint McCance, under fire for anti-gay comments on Facebook page, saying he “loves the fact that gay people give one another AIDS. Arkansas Department of Education has egg on its face over anti-gay comments Midland School District President Clint McCance posted on his personal Facebook […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Grady Hospital CEO Michael Young Apologizes for Saying Residents of Fulton County, Ga., Should "Shine His Shoes" for Turning Troubled Hospital Around

Grady Hospital CEO Michael Young Apologizes for Saying Residents of Fulton County, Ga., Should "Shine His Shoes" for Turning Troubled Hospital Around

The head of Atlanta’s Grady Memorial Hospital, Michael Young, has issued an apology for derogatory comments he made at a meeting of local business leaders. According to WSB-TV, while he spoke at a breakfast meeting of the Buckhead Business Association, he bragged about how quickly he turned the hospital’s financial […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Declan Sullivan, Notre Dame Junior, Dies After Tower Topples as He Filmed Football Practice

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Declan Sullivan, a junior at Notre Dame University, who was killed Wednesday after the tower from which he was filming football practice fell over. According to the IndyStar, Sullivan, who is from Long Grove, Ill., was transported from the LaBar […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized