Tag Archives: charleston

  • ‘The Lynching of Cleo Wright’ – A Book Review by Dennis Moore

    Sep 2, 14 by Dennis Moore 2 Comments

    The Lynching of Cleo Wright, by Dominic J. Capeci, Jr. (The University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 1998, 274 pages).               *Terry Teachout, a New York Times critic, playwright, and inveterate blogger, and I have something in common.  He and I were both born in the “bootheel” of Missouri, […]

  • Black Patrons Refused Service Because their Presence Made White Customer Uncomfortable

    Aug 26, 13 by EurPublisher 12 Comments

    *Whoa! This actually happened. In 2013. And not 1913. In North Charleston, South Carolina last month, a group of 25 black patrons waiting patiently and orderly for 2 hours at a “Wild Wing” restaurant to be seated. They were there to help Michael Brown celebrate his cousin’s last day in Charleston. But then, the shift […]

  • Serena Williams Wins 40th Career Title

    Apr 9, 12 by garadf 1 Comment

    *Serena Williams, 30, has taken home another title in her WTA career resurgence.  It will make her 40th title overall. The 13-time Grand Slam champion was sidelined for the better part 2011 due to health issues, but since her return, she’s won three premier level event titles: Stanford, Rogers Cup, and last week’s clay-court Family […]

  • Brother Eats Cocaine from Brother’s Butt and Dies (Video)

    Dec 22, 11 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Bear with us, we’re trying desperately to find the words for this story. There is no possible way to comprehend what was going on in the minds of these two brothers in the back of a squad car when one decides that his little brother must eat cocaine he had packaged in his rear end. […]