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  • Marion Barry Censured for Taking Cash Payments

    Sep 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *Marion Barry, the former Washington D.C. mayor famously caught smoking crack in an FBI sting, was censured Tuesday by his D.C. Council colleagues for taking thousands of dollars in cash payments from contractors with business before the city. The council voted 9 to 4 to strip Barry of his committee chairmanship, with some colleagues describing […]

  • Marion Barry’s Son Charged with DUI, Weed Possession

    Aug 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *The son of former Washington DC mayor Marion Barry was charged with driving under the influence and possession of marijuana in Virginia earlier this month. Police observed 33-year-old Marion Christopher Barry driving a gray PT Cruiser erratically in Hampton about 9:10 p.m. Aug. 16, authorities said. After stopping Barry, officers found he was carrying suspected […]

  • Marion Barry Cusses Geraldo Rivera Out on His Own Show (Watch)

    Aug 4, 13 by Brainuser1 11 Comments


    *Uh huh,  there are definitely residual effects to some of the stuff people do in the dark. They talk funny and try to rewrite history. Take former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry, who got into a profanity-laden fight with Geraldo Rivera on Saturday night, telling the host to “stop the bullsh*t” about his conviction for crack cocaine, before ultimately […]

  • Black ESPN Guest: RG3 Only ‘Kind of Black, Not One of Us’ (Watch)

    Dec 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 15 Comments


    *An African-American ESPN2 contributor stepped in it Thursday when he called Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III “kind of black,” and said of the athlete, “He’s not one of us.” RELATED STORY: RG3 Hater Rob Parker Suspended for ‘Not One of Us’ Comments The comments were made by columnist Rob Parker, who was appearing on the […]

  • Poll: Marion Barry is Still the Man in DC

    Jul 25, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via NBC Washington) – Sometimes you need to dig deep into polling data to find curious insights on public opinion. Other times, the results stare you right in the face. Take one look at the recent Washington Post poll of District residents and you will see Marion Barry staring you in the face. Barry is […]

  • Marion Barry Apologizes for Anti-Asian Comments

    Apr 8, 12 by EurPublisher 11 Comments


    *Former Washington, DC mayor and now councilman, Marion Barry has once again stepped in to a pile of you-know-what after making disparaging remarks about Asian-owned businesses in his poor, majority-black ward. This, on the heels of another decisive election victory. At his primary election victory party Tuesday, Barry said: “We got to do something about […]