DeBrie’s Alexandr: Vampire Hunter, page 32

Sick of all the vampire love? SO IS HE. This is the syndicated version of Chris DeBrie’s Alexandr comic book. Be sure to catch more Alex on his homepage, at the mean pimento site.   Chapter 1: “First Blood” page 1  page 2   page 3  page 4  page 5  page 6   page 7   page 8   page 9  page 10   page 11   page 12   page 13   page 14   page 15   page 16 page…

The Fallacy of Needing Black Leaders

The presidential election cycle brings games of duck-duck-goose for the candidates. They have to visit just the right mix of business interests, ethnic groups, and men’s and women’s gatherings of all types. A few weeks before the 2012 vote, media headlines read “Mitt Romney Faces Tough Questions From Black Leaders.” Almost every news site had…

NBA 2K16-2: Roanoke Railguns, For Openers

Roanoke Railguns, Season 1, NBA 2K16 (1-2)   The Roanoke Railguns [ARG] started off the season with two losses. The Railguns were not as good as the Heat, and we blew a late lead at the Hawks. Then we got Atlanta in Roanoke and won. Second-guessing that decision to ‘let the created players develop’ ? Hmmm……

Eli Manning, Properly Rated and Calibrated

Why do we act as if Eli Manning has been getting away with something? For some reason, sports media are smug when discussing the New York Giant quarterback. They want to point out that Manning’s play has declined, and was never that great in the first place. Pricking Eli Manning’s good-not-great QB career is not…

Lies the Sports Industry is Selling You

Anybody with an ounce of discernment knows that sports are big business in our time. But somehow, this fact becomes easy to forget when we are caught up in the entertainment. This disconnect is related to what happens when we watch Hollywood films. Our brains cannot tell the difference between fantasy and reality, once we…