Category Archives: media

David Simon is Right, “It is a lie”


Whenever we are faced with yet another shooting of an unarmed African-American by law enforcement, my mind flashes back to this passage in David Simon’s book, ‘Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets’. It, of course, references a police-involved shooting … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Me!


I was cruising through Mondawmin Mall today and came across a kiosk that sells Classic Kung Fu, Anime and Blaxploitation movies. I picked up this classic! The kiosks’ business name is Foreign Cinema.  It’s in front of the Popeye’s on … Continue reading

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WORSHIP THE ANT WITH A HAND FOR A HEAD!!!!


This is my new favorite piece of urban art.  It lives on a wall at the intersection of N. Patterson Park and North Avenue., You gotta dig this! It looks like a 1950’s Creature Feature; something that might be lampooned … Continue reading

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My Baltimore Books


I am consistently threatening to do a whole bunch of blogs about every book I have that is Baltimore-themed. Much to my chagrin, I have failed to follow through on this. Other than flea markets, Normal’s Books&Records in Waverly is … Continue reading

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#BaltimoreBeingBaltimore


Yes, I know I made the title a hashtag and , yes, I know this is WordPress and not Twitter.  I just used this hashtag earlier in a tweet and thought it would make a nice title for a blog … Continue reading

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Baltimore Dullard tries to post DIVINE@Little Tavern footage from “Female Trouble”


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Courthouse Carberry!!


Well howdy and let me show you some cool stuff!  I was supposed to have jury duty today but for those of you who don’t live in Baltimore City or have never had jury duty anywhere; lemme hip you to … Continue reading

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One potbelly pig captured; another still at large


                If only these 2 pigs would head slightly north they would eventually end up in Pigtown. Now really, would you rather live anywhere else than Baltimore!?     One potbelly pig captured; another … Continue reading

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You Went and Done it Now! You’ve Pissed Off John Waters!


No one defends the Baltimore Sun more than me.  I think that it is still a good newspaper…not great; but still solid. I was thinking just that when I saw that John Waters had written a letter to the Sun … Continue reading

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Do I Look Excited!


Well, I know that you can’t see me but if you could, you would notice that I’m excited that I’ve ordered and paid in full for my campaign shirts and campaign yard signs.  Of course, the real challenge is finding … Continue reading

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