‘An American Drum Circle’ Is An Endearing E-Mail To All

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Undoubtedly, you’ve received the following email; we all have:

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Addressed to you from an unknown address and source, the author claims to be a citizen of an African nation in a most unfortunate situation: Continue Reading →

Keanu: A Murderous Comedy

Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele in Keanu (2016)

By Dontré L. Conerly

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Anyone who says a dog is man’s best friend, has clearly never met Keanu. This cute calico kitten is a feline Helen of Troy, capable of launching a thousand bullets and leaving in his wake a dizzying body count which rivals even the bloodiest battle at Troy.

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‘Hughie’ Not a Win for Whitaker

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By: Dontré L. Conerly

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By the time Forest Whitaker takes his final bow for the curtain of “Hughie,” most other plays on Broadway are only ¾ of the way into their first act. Eugene O’ Neill’s 60-minute play—in which Whitaker makes his Broadway debut—usually shares the billing with another work to extend both the time and value of a night out at the theatre, if not to also provide a sense of completion to a work that lacks a sense of purpose and leaves the audience without a takeaway.

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Holy War Erupts over Auction of ‘Hateful’ Church Home

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By: Dontre L. Conerly

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The Holy War between good and evil is one that has raged on for millennia, and it all may come to a head today at 2:00pm. No, I’m not predicting the end of the world or the return of Christ; but at least one battle in the celestial fight will be won. . Continue Reading →

Sherri Shepherd Hosts “Children of Promise” In Harlem

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Sherri Shepherd Hosts CPNYC’s Expansion Photo Credit: Sheila D’s Photography

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Bolstered by their success in Brooklyn, and an overwhelming need of their services in Harlem, Children of Promise, NYC tapped TV personality, Sherri Shepherd, to announce the non-profit’s expansion into Harlem, in a fundraising gala which attracted Harlem’s most well-heeled donors. Continue Reading →