Author: P.J. Easter

Don “Moose” Lewis: Have You Lost Your Damn Mind?

January 20, 2010

There was a link on Twitter today regarding a new minor league basketball team exclusively for white, American-born basketball players. The league plans to place the first team in Augusta. Georgia. Here are a few excerpts from the article: “The All-American Basketball Alliance announced in a news release Sunday evening that it intends to start […]

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A Story of Christmas Past-Back to the Basics.

December 27, 2009

  Basic. Defined. 1. most important: most important or essential “a few basic guidelines” 2. elementary: serving as a starting point or minimum 3. without extra: without or before the addition of anything extra “a basic salary” 4. plain: plain and utilitarian rather than luxurious or fancy ( informal ) Courtesy dictionary This past Christmas Eve, my church held its annual “Christmas by Candlelight” service. […]

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Santa Clause Is A Gangsta!

December 22, 2009

Santa Clause Is A Gangsta!     “You’d better watch out. You’d better not cry. You’d better not pout. I’m telling you why. ‘Cause…” Santa Clause is a Gangsta! The jolly fat man ain’t who you really think he is. That red suit is his pimp gear.  You know those boots are made of alligator. […]

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Is the Problem With Tiger or Is the Problem With Us?

December 7, 2009

  Just when we thought that the Tiger Woods story played itself out, I heard another twist on the news this morning: Black women are mad at Tiger. However, their problem with him is not the alleged affairs. The ten (and counting) mistresses were the collective fuse that set off the fireworks. The problem goes […]

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Tag! You’re it! 25 Random Things About Me

December 6, 2009

  Tag! You’re it!  This is what The Man was informed of by his buddy WeaselMomma. She was previously tagged by our brother from another mother,  PJ Mullen of Real Men Drive Mini-Vans . So I blame them for making me give you more information than you probably want about me. Seriously, I hope you enjoy this as much as […]

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Fatherhood Friday: Yo’ Mama Is So Ugly…

November 20, 2009

  Sunday morning, I had  just finished getting dressed for church. I came downstairs, logged onto my computer  to check out the latest news and most current tweets on Twitter. As I took a seat at the table where my laptop was, The Boy approaches. With a devilish grin ( and right before church, mind you! […]

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A Sports Page Full of Emotion

October 25, 2009

 I was sitting in my study reading the sports page, in it, a story about The San Francisco 49er’s visit to Houston this weekend (this is the Sunday morning edition, so the game had not been played yet). The reporter was writing about the Houston homegrown Mike Singletary, the legendary linebacker for the Chicago Bears, […]

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Joe. The Life (Not Death) of a Salesman

October 24, 2009

  Joe. On this beautiful Saturday afternoon in a Houston suburb, where the the humidity was low and the dragonflies hummed lazily through the air. We heard a knock on the door. Joe. My wife goes to answer the door, but I stop her. I have become more suspicious as of late. The world is […]

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Inside The Mind of a Maniac

October 22, 2009

    Hannibal Lecter could have been a rapper. So much is said about rap music. So much that I don’t have the time to regurgitate it all. However, the people that think that it’s all noise may be missing the forest for the trees. Not all rap is good rap. I have written in […]

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What Women Want:100 Questions from Women To Men (My Five Favorites)

October 15, 2009

Tonight I had the extreme privilege of being on a panel hosted by iluvblackwomen , an incredible individual that I met through Twitter. The topic of discussion was a three part series on Blog Spot Radio discussing 100 questions asked by women about men to be answered by men. In six hours over three weeks. I have never […]

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