What I learned today Oct 19, 2014

What I learned today, is the more I learn the more questions I have. I question why we are fed a false history in our American school system. I also question why have we not improved our educational system here in America. The more you self educate the more you realize the real lies you were told.

Quote of the Day

Now is the accepted time, not tomorrow, not some more convenient season. It is today that our best work can be done and not some future day or future year. It is today that we fit ourselves for the greater usefulness of tomorrow. Today is the seed time, now are the hours of work, and tomorrow comes the harvest and the playtime. W.E.B. Du Bois

Showing up is part of NBA skill set

Originally posted on NBA.com | Hang Time Blog with Sekou Smith:

John Stockton (here in 2002) played in every game in 17 of his 19 years with the Jazz. (Sam Forencich/NBAE)

John Stockton (here in 2002) played in every game in 17 of his 19 years with the Jazz. (Sam Forencich/NBAE)

Regardless of how many tools your go-to handyman has in his belt, no matter his craftsmanship and creativity, it doesn’t mean much if he doesn’t show up to work. The same holds true for chefs, pilots, cubicle drones and, yes, NBA players.

“Staying healthy is a skill” is the way some old-school types have put it, and while that might be too broad – neglecting simple ingredients such as luck and good genes – there is no doubt that durability is an asset. To a player and to his team.

Injuries are back in the headlines due to Kevin Durant’s foot fracture, Bradley Beal’s wrist, Rajon Rondo’s hand, Paul George’s leg and assorted dings, bruises and sidelining setbacks around the league. The key word, unfortunately, is back.

In the first few…

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Iggy Azalea Slams Snoop Dogg For IG Pic; Snoop Responds: “I Wish A B*tch Would”

Iggy Azalea Slams Snoop Dogg For IG Pic; Snoop Responds: “I Wish A B*tch Would”

Originally posted on AllHipHop:

(AllHipHop News) Iggy Azalea was not pleased with a recent Snoop Dogg Instagram post. The Doggfather uploaded a picture (now deleted) to his IG account making fun of Iggy. The Australian born rapper was recently photographed without makeup, and Snoop showcased his version of the moment in the meme below.

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Iggy went to Twitter to respond to the joke. In tweets that have since been deleted, the “Fancy” rapper scolded Snoop for being “such an ass.”

Iggy Tweets

Snoop got wind of Iggy’s messages, and went back to Instagram to respond. On a picture of a blog headline about the “beef,” Snoop added the caption, “This is news to me. I wish a bitch would !! Hahahahahahahah”.Snoop IG

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