Wednesday, October 5, 2022


Hey Will Smith, Two Words: Dwight Clark.

April 12, 2022 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) “Almost everybody wants to be a hero.  … Do the thing so improbable, so mind-blowing, that you’ll never be forgotten.”    – From Hero in the Zone: Dwight Clark During my 10th-grade year, 1974-75, Dwight Clark was one of the most noticeable 12th graders to walk the halls of Garinger High School in Charlotte, […]

The Embarrassment In Chief.

March 28, 2022 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Genuine leaders never have to draw attention to how good their quality of leadership is. Likewise terrible leaders almost always have crutches they lean on to hoist themselves upon to look like they’re  leading. This weekend was a case study in both. After ending the somewhat mystical trip *President Biden made to NATO […]

Honor the Past, Celebrate the Present.

February 24, 2022 by  
Filed under Education, Money/Business, News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Just over 100 years ago, the Greenwood District – a 40-square-block area of Tulsa, Oklahoma – was the thriving epitome of American economic and entrepreneurial activity, leveraging the success of Oklahoma’s oil boom. What made the Greenwood District different is that it was home to Black-owned restaurants, hotels, insurance companies, professional offices, dance […]

Mayor Eric Adams is Half Right.

February 22, 2022 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) It is usually Republicans who blast the media for what they consider biased or unfair coverage of their policies, but increasingly we are hearing Democrats engaging in the same behavior, apparently frustrated their agenda is not being embraced by some of their fellow Democrats and the public. Last week, New York City Mayor […]

Coach Flores’ Lawsuit Presents NFL With “Opportunity To Engage In Substantive Change”.

February 21, 2022 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com)  “More than half the players in the NFL are Black, and most coaches have played the game at some level. That would seem to be the perfect recipe for Black coaches to find success. But most NFL owners have been white men, and they have seldom been willing to let African Americans or […]

Baseball’s Hall of Fame Has Become a Joke.

January 28, 2022 by  
Filed under Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) “Everyone cheats” is a hell of a lesson for the nation’s kids. When it comes to professional sports it might be true. When everyone is at the top of their game, and there are millions of dollars on the line, everyone will look for an advantage. Some people will cross the line, and […]

Why Did Law Enforcement Officers Took Gruesome Pictures of Koby Bryant’s Dead Body.

January 25, 2022 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Here we go again with police officers, Deputy Sheriff, US Marshalls, Troopers, Constables that fall in the category of Law Enforcement Officers who are task with the duties of enforcing local, state and federal laws of the country and with the discretion of using the spirit or letter of the law. More so, […]

The (Crappy) Year We Just Lived Through.

Tweet (Akiit.com) As this is my last column of 2021, I thought it would be worthwhile to review some of the most important observations I made over the course of an awful year. I hope you agree, and wish you — and our country — a happier New Year. JAN. 5: These past few years […]

No Wonder Why People and Businesses Are Dumping California.

December 27, 2021 by  
Filed under Health, Money/Business, News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) In March 2020, when COVID-19 first exploded onto the scene, sports fans waited with bated breath to see which teams, and which leagues, would bow out on precautionary grounds. The answer quickly became clear: all of them. But actions that were more justifiable at that particular juncture, when we knew nothing about what […]

Single Black Women Are The Ones Given Birth To Future Thugs, Criminals, Drug Dealers, Rappers And NBA/NFL Players.

December 8, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) The United States of America is the only country where you find black children been born in a home where there is no father figure, family structure, role model, alpha male and this rapid increase of nonmarital childbearing homes without a male figure lacks the necessary and basic concepts of employment, education, discipline, […]

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