Dodgers Making Bid for Wild Card

Los Angeles—Despite the Los Angeles Dodgers latest poor performance, postseason hopes is still alive. It’s been a brutal month for the Los Angeles Dodgers falling 7 ½ games behind the San Francisco Giants for the NL West division lead. But even with their offensive woes, they still manage to gain ground trailing only one-game behind […]

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The Roadmap to Prosperity

When I heard the talking heads ridiculing President Barack Obama’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention, I wondered what convention they were watching. He did not need any lofty rhetoric or inspiring incantations for his base to get motivated or to satisfy the pundits. By the time he spoke to the American people, those […]

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BMI Pay Tribute to Mariah Carey

LOS ANGELES – Urban music’s premier songwriters, producers and music publishers came together to celebrate one another September 7 during the BMI Urban Awards at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. The annual, star-powered event toasts the creative teams behind the past year’s most-performed R&B, rap, pop and hip-hop songs in BMI’s deep repertoire. Mariah […]

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President Obama Closes the Deal

Charlotte, N.C.-President Barack Obama accepted his party’s re-nomination by asking those who shared his faith in a future filled with hope” to vote for him in November.”  He asked his supporters to “reject the notion that the nation’s promise is reserved for the few and …….. and that our government is forever beholden to the […]

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Bill Clinton Broke it All the Way Down

Charlotte, N.C.-Last night, former President Bill Clinton literally took the Democratic National Convention and the national television audience to school.  The comment I heard most from attendees after the speech was that, “He broke it down.”  Even the talking heads got that mostly right.  Their attention deficit disorder only allows them to understand sound bites, […]

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Michelle Obama Spellbinds DNC

Charlotte, N.C.-I am attending my very first Democratic National Convention. This morning, as I was waiting for the program to begin at the African American Caucus, I asked attendees of last night’s opening session to give me one word to describe the FLOTUS’s speech. The responses included inspiring, phenomenal, oh-my-god, awesome, loving, touching, beautiful, elegant, incredible, […]

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