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Junior Seau: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and David Russell Duerson


This February 17, I could not put together words that would pay homage to Dave Duerson, my friend. So, I did not speak. I published a poem on leadership that I read at the Nation’s Capitol last year in honor … Continue reading

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If I were a poor black kid…RESPONSE


If I were a poor black kid, is an article published five hours ago on Yahoo News. The article was poorly written by Gene Marks who contributed his article through the Forbes business section. After you read the article below, … Continue reading

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Remembering Dave Duerson


This is most certainly NOT my favorite picture of me, but a great pic with Dave! And here is the business man, Dave Russell Duerson. We know that Dave was an NFL star but we want him to be remembered … Continue reading

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Mark Madoff, son of Bernie Madoff


We as young people are quick to proclaim our independence from our parents, and even the demands or responsibilities of our family name. In today’s society we are so disconnected from the idea that we must represent our families well. … Continue reading

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