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In case you missed it, check out the interesting news and views that expressed and amused this week…so far!
“As you know, I have called you personally in the past about the inaccuracies in your writing. How you stay employed at such a venerable newspaper is beyond me, given your allergy to fact checking.
- Tavis Smiley in a written statement to Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart. Smiley didn’t take too well of Capehart’s criticisms of the bus tour Smiley conducted with Cornel West.
In case you missed it, here’s an interesting rundown of the most intriguing quotes in the news circles (of particular interest to Black folks of course).
“You don’t have any real basis behind your dislike for this man…you keep masking it saying it’s not about hate. Then what is it about? Poverty existed before January 20, 2008. Where was your damn bus then?
- Steve Harvey, completely dissing the Poverty Bus Tour launched by Tavis Smiley and Cornel West as a way to gang up on Obama. http://www.loop21.com/content/steve-harvey-rips-tavis-smiley-and-cornel-wests-poverty-bus