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"marion barry" Discussed on WRKO AM680

WRKO AM680

04:17 min | 4 months ago

"marion barry" Discussed on WRKO AM680

"Of Obama chip. Yeah. Here. We gotta find the sound words just the entire cut all the way through because he does mention at some point that he doesn't understand why the Republicans wouldn't vote for the 16 Commission, which, as far as right now, it's turns up. They didn't. They didn't go through that. Oh, by the way, I did. Put in a little bit of a plug for this hunter by then story I do find it interesting Hunter. Biden bragged that he smoked crack with late D C Mayor Marion Barry and are recorded call. I mean, you know what? I actually smoke crack with million variants. What I was in Georgetown, and he used to go to a place right next to the guards. On. I was a sophomore. I guess there was a, um You knew when that happened, but he used to come here and drink like lately. Would be enough. You go to the bathroom, but anyway Fully believe him. You don't have to swear to God, I you You said it. I read the headline and I believe you right away. I was just thinking the other day, though, because I was talking in the mail room manager. And we were talking about co bid. And right now I'm seeing all these beautiful face. It feels like things are getting back to normal. But there are certain things and I don't know if you'll agree with me, Jared that I don't think we'll ever go back to normal. And one thing that sticks out in my mind is bread, the bread baskets at restaurants. You do not see those anymore. Some restaurants have put it back on their menus and said, You know, you can order bread. But that seems to be something that's gone with Kobe it some people say handshakes. There's not gonna be handshakes anymore. That died with Cove. It. Um Yeah, There's a few things, Jared, You ever notice that? Yeah, well, I don't make it to restaurants. But I don't think the phase are ever gonna come back. And that's said there's nothing like a good buffet. But I fear they're gone forever. Salad bars, Same thing. Same type of thing. Yeah, that there are certain things that probably are never going to come back because people just I mean, I wouldn't be surprised if drinking fountains or bubble is never come back. Oh, I used to hate the bubbler at school. I would use it. But just the concept of it is kind of gross. And I think more people are gonna be washing their hands for real. Not just doing the old fake. Stick them in. Stick them out. People probably will continue to actually wash their hands, which is kind of a silver lining. Lee, you're next with Grace and grace curly show gladly. Every birthday, young lady. Thank you, sir. Okay? I was at a restaurant Thursday and they offered us Breadbasket or cheese and cracker basket and the cheese and crackers. You used to go up and get yourself But now they offered to bring a race to the table. The picnic basket with a tough paper to them, you know. Carl, you know, so, Yeah, they're doing that some places. Yeah, No, that's that's good. I like to hear that I I've heard a lot of people like all these puff pieces or people say things are never going to go back to the way they were before, And I'm like, No. Why not? There's a vaccine. Why not? You know people, young kids who who say Oh, well. We used to go out bars and we'd all dance with random strangers and people would make out it was gross, and that's never Hey, that's part of life. You're in your twenties. You're supposed to be out. You know, in a sweaty mosh pit with people dancing that's part of life. We have a vaccine. We need to stop with this nonsense about certain things, but I am a fan of kind of just like the head nod and keep moving. I don't think you need to shake hands with everybody. You see, Maybe that's just may. Um Lee, thank you for the call. I do appreciate it. Jared. I'd like to play and we'll keep taking calls on this that people want to talk about things. You do not think. Are going to ever come back ever again. Um, maybe they're things that make you happy that they're not going to come back. Or maybe the things that make you sad. Uh, let's let's play a couple of cuts here, though. Before we go to the calls, I would like to play Joe Biden. Talking about competition cut 29. Unemployed to.

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Merrick Garland Confirmation Hearing For AG

Morning Edition

06:35 min | 7 months ago

Merrick Garland Confirmation Hearing For AG

"But today is all about Merrick Garland. He'll appear before the Senate to take questions from lawmakers for the position of attorney general. Most people know Merrick Garland's name because of something that didn't happen. Garland never got a hearing after President Obama nominated him to serve on the Supreme Court five years ago. Here's NPR justice correspondent Carrie Johnson. Merrick Garland has devoted nearly 45 years to the law. But he didn't start out that way is, he told Professor Martha Minnow at Harvard Law School in 2016. Why don't you go to law school in the first place? Chemistry, well chemistry and math. Garland had planned to become a doctor. He wanted to help people one on one, but his collision with the hard sciences spun him toward the law, where he's looked for that sort of direct connection ever since. In the mid 19 eighties. At his law firm in Washington, Garland became a rising star. He made time for a young college graduate who worked in the copy center to Randy Thompson says Garland reviewed one of his papers, photocopied it and rearrange the paragraphs. That was the beginning of In essence and becoming a riding coach. For me, it was just extraordinary experience and became my coach. Eventually, my mentor and 30 something years later, a friend. Eventually Garland Road, MMA reference for law school and has kept in touch ever since, Thompson says garlands Still a little old school still humble, still looking to help. The only thing that really has changed about him, And I guess me as well is the color of hair. I don't know, well respected judge as attorney general. Help get the department under the quagmire of partisan politics that many people think it devolved to under President Trump and Attorney General Bar That's Georgetown law professor Paul Butler. He says the DOJ has been reeling from political scandals and racing to confront the threat from homegrown extremists. Merrick Garland has faced both before. After clerking on the Supreme Court. Garland took a job as an advisor in President Jimmy Carter's Justice Department. In those years after Watergate, DOJ struggled to separate partisan influence from law enforcement and establish new boundaries for the FBI. Garland also played a bit part in some of the biggest investigations of that era from political corruption to national security that Garland says later turned into hit movies. American Hustle about the Abscam case. Argo about the ex filtration of hostages in Iran and the most important the miracle on ice. Which was about the Lake Placid Olympics, where I did work on the security for the Olympics By the 19 nineties, Garland was prosecuting a violent gang that terrorized people in a public housing project. And helping build a case against DC's mayor Marion Barry. On drug charges Back inside Justice Department headquarters, Garland became the man to see for the hardest problems. The car bomb exploded outside of a large federal building in downtown Oklahoma City, Garland would soon travel to the site of the most deadly domestic terror plot in American history. 168 people died in that bombing in Oklahoma. Former deputy Attorney General Jamie Go Relic remembers watching that day with Garland by her side, he basically said while watching Children being pulled out of the wreckage. That he had to go. He really wanted to go. We both had young Children at the time and What we saw on those screens was so affecting. Garland oversaw the search warrants protected the chain of evidence and insisted that reporters have access to court proceedings. We wanted somebody Who could make sure that the investigation was done by the book. And that any indictment was bulletproof. Prosecutors later convicted Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols for their role in that bombing. Former prosecutor Beth Wilkinson says Garland played an important role in other confrontations with extremists in those years, including a standoff with the heavily armed Montana free Men. One of the examples I can think of is sometimes and there were these stand downs where there would be, you know, arrest warrants for someone, or there would be some kind of controversy between people who were challenging the federal government. America's first instinct wasn't to go in and arrest everyone. It was to try and along with the FBI to see if there's a dispute could be resolved. Wilkinson says. The FBI went on to arrest those men later. She credited garlands, quick thinking and cool head that may have prevented a tragic outcome. Just about the only criticism Garland's nomination has drawn is in the area of civil rights. Garland is a moderate, so I don't see him as the bold and visionary leader or racial justice that some people were hoping for again. Georgetown law professor Paul Butler that he's not an ideologue is both discerning for people who want an attorney general. To meet this moment of national reckoning inspired by the movement for Black lives and the killing of George Floyd Butler says he thinks girls just from the White House long time civil rights advocate Wade Henderson says Garland is up to the task. But Henderson says it's a big one. The next attorney general, for example, has to do everything In his or her power to fight for voting rights. Police reform Criminal justice reform and LGBT Q equality. For the past 23 years, Garland has been a federal appeals court judge in that role, he doesn't have much of a chance to share his personal views. Carolyn Lerner, the chief mediator at the courthouse, says Garland took an early, an important lead to update policies that protect workers from sexual harassment and other misconduct. I think it's very clear that Judge Garland cares a lot about these issues, and he really wants employees to be happy and comfortable in the workplace, and when he was chief judge, he took his responsibility. To these employees very seriously, she says. Garland wants to continue another of his projects at the Justice Department tutoring sessions with a young public school student. This year. The judge is working with an 11 year old boy and his twin sister. Your mom is Andrea Tucker. He makes this so interactive for them and so much fun and they can't get enough of it. It's the kind of public service that Garland has always wanted to

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"marion barry" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

07:00 min | 7 months ago

"marion barry" Discussed on KQED Radio

"And by the listeners, members and supporters of KQED Public Radio 88.5 FM in San Francisco and 89.3 FM in Sacramento. It's morning edition from NPR News. I'm Steve Inskeep and I'm Rachel Martin. Good morning. More of President Biden's Cabinet nominees will face Senate confirmation hearings this week, including Tom Vilsack for secretary of Agriculture and Javier are best Sarah to lead health and human services. West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin said Friday he's going to oppose President Biden's pick to head the Office of Management and Budget Neera Tanden, which narrows the chances for her confirmation. But today is all about Merrick Garland. He'll appear before the Senate to take questions from lawmakers for the position of attorney general. Most people know Merrick Garland's name because of something that didn't happen. Garland never got a hearing after President Obama nominated him to serve on the Supreme Court five years ago. Here's NPR justice correspondent Carrie Johnson Merrick Garland has devoted nearly 45 years to the law, but he didn't start out that way is, he told Professor Martha Minnow at Harvard Law School in 2016. How did you go to law School in the first place? Chemistry, well chemistry and math. Garland had planned to become a doctor. He wanted to help people one on one, but his collision with the hard sciences spun him toward the law, where he's looked for that sort of direct connection ever since. In the mid 19 eighties. At his law firm in Washington, Garland became a rising star. He made time for a young college graduate who worked in the copy center to Randy Thompson says Garland reviewed one of his papers, photocopied it and rearrange the paragraphs. That was the beginning of in essence and becoming a riding coach for me. It was his extraordinary experience and became my coach. Eventually, my mentor and 30 something years later, a friend eventually Garland Road, MMA reference for law school and has kept in touch ever since, Thompson says Garland Still a little old school, still humble, still looking to help? The only thing that really has changed about him, and I guess me as well. Is the color of your hair. I don't know. Well respected Judge as attorney general will help get the department under the quagmire of partisan politics that many people think it devolved to. Under President Trump and Attorney General Bar That's Georgetown law professor Paul Butler. He says the DOJ has been reeling from political scandals and racing to confront the threat from homegrown extremists. Merrick Garland has faced both before. After clerking on the Supreme Court. Garland took a job as an advisor in President Jimmy Carter's Justice Department. In those years after Watergate, DOJ struggled to separate partisan influence from law enforcement and establish new boundaries for the FBI. Garland also played a bit part in some of the biggest investigations of that era from political corruption to national security that Garland says later turned into hit movies. American Hustle about The Abscam Case Argo about the ex filtration of hostages in Iran. And most important, the miracle on ice, which was about the Lake Placid Olympics, where I did work on the security for the Olympics by the 19 nineties, Garland was prosecuting a violent gang that terrorized people in a public housing project in helping build a case against DC's mayor Marion Barry on drug charges. Back inside Justice Department headquarters, Garland became the man to see for the hardest problems. The car bomb exploded outside of a large federal building in downtown Oklahoma City. Garland would soon travel to the site of the most deadly domestic terror plot in American history. 168 people died in that bombing in Oklahoma. Former deputy attorney general Jamie Go Relic, remembers watching that day with Garland by her side, he basically said while watching Children being pulled out of the wreckage. That he had to go. He really wanted to go. We both had young Children at the time and What we saw on those screens was so affecting. Garland oversaw the search warrants protected the chain of evidence and insisted that reporters have access to court proceedings. We wanted somebody Who could make sure that the investigation was done by the book. And that any indictment was bulletproof. Prosecutors later convicted Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols for their role in that bombing. Former prosecutor Beth Wilkinson says Garland played an important role in other confrontations with extremists in those years, including a standoff with the heavily armed Montana Freeman. One of the examples I can think of is sometimes when there were these stand downs where there would be, you know, arrest warrants for someone, or there would be some kind of controversy between people who were challenging the federal government. America's first instinct wasn't to go in and arrest everyone. It was to try and along with the FBI to see if those disputes could be resolved, Wilkinson says. The FBI went on to arrest those men later. She credited garlands, quick thinking and cool head that may have prevented a tragic outcome. Just about the only criticism Garland's nomination has drawn is in the area of civil rights. Garland is a moderate, so I don't see him as the bold and visionary leader or racial justice that some people were hoping for again. Georgetown law professor Paul Butler that he's not an ideologue. It's both good news and concerning for people who want an attorney general. To meet this moment of national reckoning inspired by the movement for Black lives and the killing of George Floyd Butler says he thinks Garland will take his cues on racial justice from the White House. Longtime civil rights advocate Wade Henderson says Garland is up to the task. But Henderson says it's a big one. The next attorney general, for example, has to do everything in his or her power to fight for voting rights. Police reform Criminal justice reform and LGBT Q equality. For the past 23 years, Garland has been a federal appeals court judge in that role, he doesn't have much of a chance to share his personal views. Carolyn Lerner, the chief mediator at the courthouse, says Garland took an early, an important lead to update policies that protect workers from sexual harassment and other misconduct. I think it's very clear that Judge Garland cares a lot about these issues, and he really wants employees to be happy and comfortable in the workplace. And when he was to judge he took his responsibility to these employees very seriously, she says Garland wants to continue another of his projects at the Justice Department. Tutoring sessions with a young public school student. This year..

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Woodrow Wilson HS student paper endorses ‘Black pioneer’ teacher for rename, Washington DC

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:41 sec | 10 months ago

Woodrow Wilson HS student paper endorses ‘Black pioneer’ teacher for rename, Washington DC

"School in the district will soon have a new name. But what will it be? Some ideas include naming it after former Mayor Marion Barry or former Council member Hilda Mason School's newspaper has its own thoughts, saying she would be the first woman to be named after a district public high school. Woodrow Wilson's student run newspapers endorsing a former educator who was one of the first black teachers at their school, the students staff, but the beacon endorses Edna be Jackson. Saying her influence is a black pioneer and a majority. White population demands recognition, The district decided to rename Woodrow Wilson because of the late U. S. President support for segregation of federal employees. Ken Duffy

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"marion barry" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

03:09 min | 10 months ago

"marion barry" Discussed on WTOP

"David Bernhardt, the secretary of the Interior Department, will be there to announce the project's completion. It's ahead of schedule to the $227 Million Rehab project was originally supposed to be done early next year, a group assembled by Prince George's County executive, Angela also, Brooke has been exploring police reform measures. We've got some new information today on what that group is recommending a long list of recommendations in this report align with progressive measures urged by activists in recent months time has come for us to take Look not only at the police, but it at all of us. You have to play a role in this criminal justice process. Glenn Ivey, who used to be the county's top prosecutor, was part of this work group, which was composed of people with a wide range of experience from law enforcement to community activism. The heavy lifting against now the test begins now. The challenge begins now on whether we can get this work done. Several of the recommendations will require legislative action from county leaders. John Doman. W T O P News. So how can policing be improved in Montgomery County? That's the question the county poster residents in an online survey and more than 6500. People responded. If someone is having a mental health crisis, just 15% of people surveyed said Montgomery County Police should be the lead responder and 31% felt In CPD should have no role and homelessness. Read more at w t o p dot com Search survey A task force working to re imagine public safety in the county is expected to release recommendations next month. It was created by county executive Mark L. Rich. You know, we get recommendations here that let us Steer policing in a more humane direction in a more appropriate direction. Michelle Bash w T O P News, DC's Woodrow Wilson High School will soon have a new name. Some ideas for new name include naming the school after former Mayor Marion Barry or former council member Hilda Mason. But the school's newspaper has its own thoughts, saying she would be the first woman to be named after a district public high school. Woodrow Wilson's student run newspapers endorsing a former educator who was one of the first black teachers at their school, the students staff, but the beacon endorses Edna be Jackson. Saying her influence is a black pioneer and a majority white population demands recognition, The district decided to rename Woodrow Wilson because of the late U. S president support for segregation of federal employees. The CPS is allowing the public to choose one of seven finalists by Friday, December 11th, then the school's chancellor, and the mayor will decide on the final name to propose to the D C Council. Kenzo FEA W T O P News Still to come on. W T O P. What Dr Anthony Fauci thinks of those plastic pods at restaurants. You better be careful. I'm Mike Murillo. It's 6 14. Way made us a insurance for busy moms like Kate. She's a veteran made of flexibility to balance work home and her hobbies from starting the work day to finishing her latest. Do it yourself Project. So when another car accidentally bumped into hers while she was running an errand. Kate didn't let a little fender Bender.

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"marion barry" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

WCBM 680 AM

04:22 min | 1 year ago

"marion barry" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

"Just because you're saying something nasty about Trump. I think that just about everybody in the entire country has something nasty to say about that doesn't necessarily qualify you for anonymity. And it certainly makes it less credible in my mind. But how do you two thought that they leaked recordings from the room at the time? Given the way that this has gotten legs, it's it's just pathetic. Speaking of of leaked such an over the top thing to Eric, I mean You know, it's kind of like, you know, you're trying to say that he insulted Mom and apple pie. And could you make this sound a little bit more like a You know something that you would just make up in years sitting in your office said this while kicking a puppy. It's great. Exactly. That's that's kind of vibe. I get Speaking of leaked things. You guys haven't editorial of their Democrats won't live by the pandemic standards they force on everyone else. Queen Nancy Pelosi Video was released of her inside a hair salon in San Francisco, getting her hair blown out. For Asuman MSNBC hit which took place about two hours later. The salon was not supposed to be open. No one's allowed to go in there. You can do it outside, but Nancy Pelosi was in dancing. Pelosi wasn't wearing a mask. It really is evidence of this double standard. But that doesn't surprise me. What surprised me was when confronted with it. Nancy Pelosi pulled the Marion Barry defense I was set up. This was a symphony genuinely hilarious that she I mean, she really just bit cooperatively. I mean, it was just awful because then her daughter like people are right. A lawyer. Uses a letter claiming that this is a clear set up. I mean, you can't just say sorry I shouldn't have done that, like sorry all these, but the bigger problem is that it's very clear that there's a double. There's a double enter a divergence between what a lot of officials like Pelosi are saying in public that your grandma killer if you want to get your hair cut. And then what they're doing in private, which is only getting their hair cut without even wearing a mask. I mean, she could have at least one, the mass, you know, you can plausibly say, Well, I know she's out there. Spreading the virus or, you know, according to her own account what she's doing. She's out there, killing grandmas. So you know great. What is it? Why do you think that there was this sort of pushed back to her? It would really would have been simple to say. I didn't know. I'm sorry. Andi won't happen again and just lost it. I mean, it made this make sure looked really Don lemon couldn't defend this. He actually was on T me. We have a nice time recounting. His reaction to this where even he can't come up with a defense for this one, so the idea that you would react angrily to it? I mean, it's sort of like, you know, it's like Somebody produces a video of you doing something horrible, like beating. Ah, baby kill, and then you get angry at the person who made the video that That's extremely that That's the sort of conduct that I think makes people very upset when they when they when they recognize it right to attack the woman, and then she's been getting death threats that salon owner Yelp Page has been under attack. It just reminds me of my friend Joe the plumber. Who was outside? Yes. Barack Obama 2008 question. Barack Obama fumbled the question big time and within three days we knew more about Joe the plumber. Then we knew about Barack Obama has no real name isn't Joe. He's not a plumber. Good Lord. What about the fact that the Barack Obama screwed up in his answers? Let's slip when you let me redistribute wealth. Everybody benefits, but That's neither here nor there. Speaking of people making bumbling gaffes and things, Joe Biden Ventured out from the basement this week. Twice. They made two appearances. It was a banner week for the Biden campaign. He first went to Pittsburgh. To claim that he.

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What John Thompson Meant To DC

The Lead

08:48 min | 1 year ago

What John Thompson Meant To DC

"What was it like for you to cover John Thompson and the Hoyas as a young reporter? What were your interactions with him like? It was. You know it was an education was twenty, three, twenty, four years old and that was my first beat but John was a handful. As you can imagine, and he controlled everything we control the player access you controlled access to himself and draw the program, and so John was someone that you You had to kind of meet on his terms. Can you describe he was six foot ten? He was just this literally and figuratively massive figure. Can you describe what it? was like to be in his presence well, I mean look any six, ten, three, hundred, pound guy is going to have a certain amount of power to him. You know he wasn't nimble I won't say he was Nimble but he certainly had the meeting of former athlete and you know he had a big loud booming voice nothing had happened by accident I had no intentions of being a basketball court. I. Wanted To be a teacher basically social worker kind of person freelance. Knew. How to use his size and his voice to great effect and I, was not the recipient of John's paint peeling yelling as as the players often were but they will tell you that there was just there was just nothing like it when he really was angry and was coming after you about a mistake, you made a decision you made. He certainly tilted the room when he came in when their buzzer went off and they said it's over. We didn't stay up and down the hallway and talk with people kissing is just so we can get a good article written about us he coach during the glory days of the Big East what do you remember most about his team's and just the style and the way that they played? Well, the frenetic full court pressure was their thing. To set up an impressed. Retract. Very physical teams anybody that came into the pink dot hit, and that's just the way that they had always played. Here. And that leads to a lot of confrontations. A couple of pretty bad fights. But a lot of grabbing and holding things like that. And that's just the way that they had always played in obviously worked for them. David you're born and raised DC. Can you talk about what John? Thomson and the Georgetown Program? Men's to people in DC and in particular to black basketball fans in the city DC was like a lot of cities in the eighties dealing with a lot of different stuff that was that was very difficult. The year is only sixty days old during that time. There have now been ninety-two homicides here in the District of Columbia last year sixty to eighty percent of the murders in the nation's capital, we're listed as drug related. You had the explosion of crack cocaine in DC in in the mid eighties just devastated whole swath of the community and you had Marion Berry who was this incredibly polarizing figure, and this is before his drug problems came to bear. He was polarizing well before then because he insisted that these rich white guys that tended to run the city hire black people all the people who only know Marion Barry through the nasty headlines in the videotape of crack cocaine. Don't know extraordinary work. He did in this in Washington to open up the doors of government to the black people of Washington you're shutout for years decades, and then you have this presidential era of Reagan, where there was a lot of hostility towards cities, there was a lot of cutting a city services. There was a lot of emnity towards people that were on welfare and they've perception that raking perpetuated was that all these people are welfare cheats and they're not in their bums and you're not working for a living perhaps the most insidious effect of welfare is it's usurpation of the role of provider. Public assistance for a single mother can amount to much more than the usual income of a minimum wage job. In other words, it can pay for her to quit work. These competing forces, all kind of colliding with one another in the city in the early eighties in the mid eighties and into that Maelstrom, you have this basketball team. That is good enough to win a national championship in one, thousand, nine, hundred, four. Jobs. The I ask championship. And then notice that the team is mostly black eleven of the twelve guys or thirteen or fourteen guys that get your attention in one, thousand, nine, hundred, eighty, three, or eighty four you know rap videos late eighties is a Lotta Georgetown starter jackets in those videos. was torn concept had long hair and short baby came in national programs to the point where a lot of black people thought. Georgetown was an HP. Come to the. Question to see hundred. So there was this kind of interesting blend. Wall Street types and judges, and fortune five hundred CEO's with the people that cleaned the offices and drove the buses rooting for the same team and it was gonNA. Kinda, cold because it kind of it helped bring the city together in ways that really only the football team had done previously and it brought a lot of pride to the city as as a six. They were proving that black kids from inner city high schools could go to Georgetown and do work. They could do the work and that was a source of immense pride to people in DC Thomson was, of course, the first black basketball coach to win a national championship. But David you've written about how Thompson would bristle when asked about that accomplishment. Why did he? Take exception to that question will John would always say is that the question implied that he was the first black coach who who had the qualifications to win a national championship I'm not interested in being the first and only black do anything because it implies that in Nineteen eighty-four, a black man finally became intelligent enough to win NCAA, title and that's very misleading. And that was John's way of saying you know you need to understand the history of coaching. There was a lot more deferential treatment provided to white coaches for for decades and coaches like Adolph rupp that didn't recruit black players. was hostile toward black players. So that was John's way of saying you know do your homework. In nineteen, eighty nine. He famously walked off the court before a game to protest an NCWA rules that he felt disproportionately affected black students. undercurrent NCWA rules students can qualify for athletic scholarships by scoring seven hundred out of a possible sixteen hundred on the College Board Sat test fifteen out of thirty six on the act or with a two point average and certain. Subjects proposition forty two would require athletes to have both. What did he? What did he say about that? John's position was that both the sat scores and your grade point average could be impacted adversely due to the educational disparities present throughout public schools at the time black has weren't being taught the things that were on the sat. He made his point that you know these tests should not be the end all and be all in terms of determining whether or not a kid was smart enough to go into college. Moment existence and I. started into school that I would not been dotted with an opportunity to get a college education myself. He was recruiting kids that play but also kids that can do the work. So it was not as much an issue for him in terms of recruiting it was more the bigger picture of. Are we going to allow these tests to determine whether black kids can get into colleges and then they finally wound up modifying prop forty two as a result of it.

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"marion barry" Discussed on WIBC 93.1FM

WIBC 93.1FM

05:28 min | 1 year ago

"marion barry" Discussed on WIBC 93.1FM

"The bottom of my heart. I'd like to take this chance to apologize. Absolutely. Nobody is That's what it was yesterday. I do what I want. I don't apologize to anybody. That is exactly what she said yesterday. Hammer utilizing services any facility that she is 100% all in and I'm shutting down. If I was a salon owner, I would be living because Salon owner actually kind of rents that place out to other Ah, stylists, right And she was on Tucker last night. This is ah, Erica Kiss. She is the salon owner and she kind of clap back at Nancy Pelosi. She said, No, Let's make one thing perfectly clear. This was not a setup. Nancy Pelosi claims on camera that you orchestrated a quote setup to entrap her into getting her hair blown out without a mask, Did you? Now. Absolutely not. How would you have done that? Can you prove that This wasn't a diabolical set up designed to bring down the speaker of the house by blow drying her hair? I. She had called the stylist and her assistant it and made the appointment so the appointment was already booked, so there's no way I could have set up and I've had a camera system in there for five years. I mean, I didn't go in there and turn cameras on as soon as she walked in to set her up. So that's absolutely false. And that was the owner of the salon and took Carlson last night. I don't think I can impress upon you. Enough Hammer. How ignorant foolish it is for somebody to claim it was a set up. It doesn't matter if it was a set up. Do you understand that? You knew damn Well, you weren't supposed to be in there, You know damn well you weren't You were supposed to be wearing a mask. And you, It doesn't matter if you were set up or not. You should have declined that opportunity. Right Marrying Barry should have been in that hotel. With that hooker smoking crack to be fair. That's what Marion Barry does. That was a typical Tuesday night for Marion bands. I mean, you watch the footage very, very And he goes man. It was a set up. I should have never been here to begin with. That's exactly what Pelosi should have said. And I'd like to point out that since exactly what Pelosi said. But she didn't say she should have been there. She demanded an apology from the salon owner. Let me point out. They built a statue for Marion Barry in Washington, D C. We have the story yesterday. They want to sit down the Washington Memorial, but they built a statue of Marion Barry outside the City Hall building was this post bust. Post set up post cracks Yes, after he had passed away because Marion's no longer with us, they built a statue in his honor, So the lesson here is going to any salon. You want smoke crack with any hooker you want. You'll still have power and you'll still be remembered by the devil. It's like it's like if you were salon owner If I'm this lady, it's It's like I'm not setting anybody up. I my my livelihood is being destroyed here and I want to put it on display. Like Why does she want Does she have to be shut down? Why does this woman's salon have to be shut down? If the speaker of the house is allowed to come in? Why don't we have to be shut down? This has nothing to do with me trying to get trump elected. This has everything to do with me Keeping my livelihood. My store going In my business going to say something If your Nancy Pelosi if you are the Democrats and you've lost, Don lemon of CNN lost Lemon, if you've lost don lemon, you're doing it wrong. So the speaker of the House is blaming the salon after she didn't wear a mask indoors tonight. The salon owner is denying it was a set up. Regardless. This is this far into the pandemic. The House speaker should know what is safe and what isn't We should all know it's our responsibility instead of claiming a set up Would have been just as easy for the speaker to say You know what? I messed up. I should have worn a mask indoors. Voice of reason. Don lemon ladies in jail. How and how much of a non story this would be today. If if Pelosi had come out and said, Yeah, look blew it. I They told me I was allowed to go in and I was allowed to go in. I should have my mask on. I'm sorry. I apologize. But now she's she's the one that ODed apology for being quote set up. And again, it doesn't matter if you were set up. It doesn't matter if Donald Trump was spied on, Michael Flynn was set up, right. Those guys like you declined the offer, if you are ah, wanting a haircut when nobody else could get one in the salon. No, thanks. It's not allowed off. You know, it's okay. Thank you, anyway. No matter if you're trying to be said that nobody ever somebody is setting you up or not. Remember when Pelosi was just ripping Donald Trump for not taking any blame on Corona virus. Remember when that was happening, So let's compare that speech toe what she did yesterday. Leaders take responsibility, so I said he's a weak leader doesn't take responsibility. He places blame blame on others. I think that they that.

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"marion barry" Discussed on 600 WREC

600 WREC

02:02 min | 1 year ago

"marion barry" Discussed on 600 WREC

"Mayor of Washington, Marion Barry. He was arrested for smoking crack. In a hotel room with a hooker. And here is how he reacted after being arrested. I really like you said, and Well, I'd forgotten it was that vulgar, But he said to be I had set me up. The FBI had set me up Pelosi saying the same thing with the hair salon owner one more before we have to go to the break this yesterday. San Francisco. A radio program. The host, said to the mayor of San Francisco. London Breed is the name of the mayor. Did. Nancy Pelosi violate San Francisco's health order when she had her hair done? Blow out all that stuff? Pelosi has done so much for the city and even this country in the midst of this pandemic and all the stuff that's happening around the election. He is in Washington, D C. Fighting against a tyrant Every single day. We have a president that continues to divide us. And the reason why salons like this and other places can open. Has a lot to do where we are as a country and the fact that we have not had strong federal leadership and that's what she's fighting against. That should be the issue. That should be what we're talking about. Miss Trump's fault that they can't open the salons in San Francisco. Are you kidding? It's Donald Trump's for the tyrant. The tyrant Trump is reason why San Francisco salons. Our shutdown. Gotta go. Quick Timeout, Rush Limbaugh, The I B network will be back right after this election season..

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"marion barry" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

03:38 min | 1 year ago

"marion barry" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"Other terms of conditions and eligibility restrictions of five draftkings dot com. Live and local. You're listening to the Larry O'Connor show Once again. This just happened 30. Minutes ago, Nancy Pelosi finally taken 24 hours to get her story straight about breaking the state of California Covert 19 protocols going to salon lodger shut down everywhere. She's the speaker of the House, the third highest ranking politician in the nation. During this Copen 19 crisis. She is the highest ranking Democrat and politician in the state of California. She's the highest Ranking elected Democrat in America. And she went to a hair salon, and she's now claiming ignorance, which, by the way, maybe true, she may be ignorant. But, you know, isn't it incumbent on her to sort of know the laws. And so she finally spoke to reporters about this, and you need to hear her defense because it is the Marion Barry defense take responsibility for trusting the word of a neighborhood so long that I've been to over the years by the way that that is passive aggressive. She's saying I take responsibility and then immediately shifts the blame over to this line is that's back When your parents imagine your kid doing this Who took this cookie I mommy, I take full responsibility. For you. Eating one of the cookies that you made. I didn't ask you to make it. But you made the cookie and you made it so delicious And you made it smells so good. And I know I'm not supposed to eat cookies and I'm taking full responsibility for you making that cookie and putting it right in front of me and tempting me to eat it, and I couldn't resist it. And I will take responsibility. But you know, you did make the cookies. Would you let your kid get away with that? That's what she's doing here. Actually gets even worse. Take responsibility for trusting the word of a neighborhood so long that I've been to over the years. Yeah, my okay. My fault is entrusting you in the first place. I take full responsibility. This is my fault. It's my fault for trusting and that when they accommodate people, one person at a time and that set up that time I trust that. As it turns out, it was a setup, so I take responsibility for and that's all she does that. You know. She does that all the time in the reporters just dutifully follow along and obey her command. That's all I'm going to say about that. And the reporters stop asking questions. It's amazing. As Chris Plante says, It's really, really good to be a Democrat. But this is the Marion Barry defense. It was a setup be set me up. I'm pretty sure the person who owns a salon is a woman. So this is Marion. Barry there, she's channeling Marion. Barry. There you go. Not my fault. I take full responsibility, but it was a setup. Hey, it'll work. After all, there's a statue of Marion Barry in D. C right now, and it doesn't have to be moved to re named or even contest set up Larry of contract. Washington Small W M A Washington comes to talk. It's Larry O'Conner lets talk button's not the buttons on your clothes. I'm talking the kind you press fresh cup of coffee, a button top floor of an office building just a.

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Interview With Ben Shapiro, Author Of How to Destroy America in Three Easy Steps

America's First News

13:54 min | 1 year ago

Interview With Ben Shapiro, Author Of How to Destroy America in Three Easy Steps

"With US co founder Of the daily wire. Ah, host of the Ben Shapiro Show number one New York Times bestseller. His latest book is How to Destroy American Three Easy Steps. Ben. He wrote this book. And we're in the middle of this. We seem to be dead Set on destroying America. Did you give everyone a blueprints or something? I am glad that I cannot take responsibility for it. I did not give them will bring. But I won't say that. When I wrote the book in the summer January, I figured out the relevant I didn't think you'd be quite literally been quite this quickly, like all the all the syndrome that I was talking about taking the country broke out into the open at once. So, you know, forget about the gun violence. What? You talked about the civil unrest in Philadelphia in Oakland in Portland in Seattle in New York City in Austin in Albuquerque. And And in Kansas City. What's going on here? I mean, what we're watching right now is a variety of movements, all pretending, t be about civil rights and moving the country better and then all immediately about making the country worse, But they're really about Castigating America as uniquely horrible castigating America systems as repositories of privilege and evil and saying that those systems need to be torn down. Whether you're talking about black lives matter. Rioters in Los Angeles or New York or Washington, DC, or the top men and rioters in Portland or in Seattle. We're watching in the end is sort of a lion's that says that the United States is bad. It's just that the bleeding spear of an ideology That that claims that the United States of systems are unworthy of continuing and need to be tor now out at the root, and there's a reason that Nicole Hannah Jones is very proud, she said. This on Twitter that did it that count 16 19 project and tackle editor of The New York Times. At this point, she said, on Twitter that she was happy. The people were suggesting that what happened in New York and L. A in Washington, D, C and all over the country that was 16 19 riots, meaning that her perspective on the United States namely that it was rooted in evil. And it's inseparable from that evil. That perspective had taken such hold. Now let me ask you Does that come up in the interview? Hi. How you doing? Tell me about your background. You seem to be a good writer and your view of America. It's terrible needs to be disassembled. And what based on slavery? I think you're the perfect person. We have a column. Feed it right. And we have a news division for you to lead so to prove bench appeal. You're right. I'm looking at, uh Ted Lin Seth. He is somebody who is A, uh, African American activist. He said Oregon is white is hell. Uh, he said that He warned that the black guys, Ah matter movement in the city is being co opted by quote privileged white people with their own agenda. It is not our agenda and double a C P is saying the same thing. Why are you telling us what we need again? If it is a white black thing? Why we, depending why are white people taking the lead is not the ultimate insult, telling black people What they need for justice. Late is pretty incredible. But even it goes back to this view of racism that is actually pushed by people like you bring Candy and Robert Angelo and Kenny, Of course, the author of how to Be a racist and from the Beginning and Financial of the author of My Fragility, their View of the United States that the United States is on only racist, But the racism is embedded in all of its systems. And so the way to you identify raising them. Is not how we used to identify racism used to be. You could pretty easily tell who's the racist who ever thought that there was inferiority or superiority based on racial race, right? That was the definition of racist well, Now they changed the definition. They say Any system that create any sort of racial inequality or results in any sort of racial inequality is a racist system. And if you don't want to tear down the system You are racist. Not only that, if you're a white person, you bear all responsibility for this so nobly bears responsibility for the success of white privilege to have lived under and propagated this particular system. What That doesn't mean that white people are still in charge. And the white people are the are the people who have you know, in the sort of old Runyon Kipling phrase that the white man burden to fix the entire system. And so what That means that the views of people of color actually don't matter. The only ones that actually matter are the views of people like Robin D'Angelo was going to cure the country of Whiteness and hat and take on the past in of the United States, So that's why you see these bizarre videos of these white protesters lecture and black ops about what America needs on racism. But I also find her standing, too, is the place they're just overrun with gun violence. And that, of course, is Chicago with great Rahm Emanuel rained and left with his tail between his legs but came out with his chest high with his with his chin in the air in his chest pumped out as if he was a great victor. So because the president did states actually did what he said he was going to use his Listen. I'm gonna send some federal help in there. To not to handle protesters on the Christopher Columbus statue. No, but to find out about these guys. Gangs there were running rampant and the sub gangs that are killing each other. They're shooting each other at funerals at funerals. And here's the mayor. Who blames it on who blames this whole thing on the president's and his willingness to cab federal help cut seven I've drawn a very hardline will not allow federal troops in our city. We will not tolerate unnamed agents, taking people off the street, violating their rights and holding them in custody. That's not happening here in Chicago, so I've drawn a very, very bright line. I've made that very clear to every federal authority that I have spoken with. And they understand that if they cross that line We will not hesitate to use every tool at our disposal to stop troops and unwanted agents in our city. So this woman who should be begging for help with 117,000 gang members, 55 known gangs 747 factions, and they say there are 2500 subsets of those major gangs. You think this won't be begging for help? Instead, she's drawing the line and went through. When push comes to shove, she'll take down Columbus a statue. What planet are we on, Ben? We're on a planet where one of the one of the tactics But that's being used by mayors across the country who are on the left is something that unauthorized infront Eagle, who would the counter of City Institute hey called the riot ideology. The basic idea here back in the 19 sixties, and that was the riots or sometimes useful because politicians will use them as a way to club the citizenry into essentially giving the rioters what they want. So Marion Barry technically did this in Washington, DC He wouldn't work with people outside the governments who are protesting, but actually, we're in Aged in violence, and then he would basically say that the taxpayer to do all these people will stop here to the five things you need to do this something John Lindsay in New York City during the 19 sixties. He basically said the way that we can help alleviate the underlying problems here and do all the things we want you to do. Well, if you're a leftist politicians, you have two possible sort of solutions here. One is that you surrender to the protesters simply because You are afraid that they are more work than you are. And that you're going to be castigated is insufficiently weapons. And at the same time you can go to the citizenry consideration. We can alleviate all these problems. All you have to do these things. I want you to know you're starting to see hints of this nationally. By the way, you're starting to see writers say things like, you know, it's awful. This is Trump resign tonight. You're saying that part out loud, Which is it? This whole thing is about you wanting what you want, and you're only going to stop this democratic elected So essentially, you're threatening the law abiding citizens of the United States. You're going to continue violating law and wrecking major cities and shutting down major cities in six PM and curfews unless you get what you want. Well, that's never believe him. Ocracy is operated and no democracy can operate under those conditions. So, Ben, do you get the sense in looking at your book? There are reasonable people in the middle that understand when a mayor Lightfoot says things the way they do way, understand that these liberal mayor's saying, this is going to be the summer of love in Portland and then see the ransacking of a city like we're seeing, and now we see it re re igniting in Seattle. So when do you get the sense that there's a majority of Americans who who don't care about the politics but a logical enough to see the problem? So I think that most Americans, definitely the problem. I think the biggest problem right now is that the media is such an incredible job of making intimate. Everybody's focusing on President Trump that they've ignored the real problems that are played in the country right now, and they're downplaying it purposefully in order to convince Americans that none of this is happening, how you get that, during that quote, where, he says there's no such thing as in chief of violence. And the only way that you could do that number one of your delusional but number two. If you really think that you could get away with that, and the media decided point again, which they have been playing, So do I think that the vast majority of Americans are happy to go along with us. No, I think the best majority Americans know that this is nonsense. But I think that the polarization around the election is so effective and so effective around President Trump. This is the media have basically been able to make this a referendum on Trump as opposed to a referendum on violence. And this is why it's very important to President Trump be incredibly focused last 100 days of this campaign he really needs Prevent the media from using distraction in order to avoid the logical conclusion here, which is that if you actually want this stuff to stop and not paid to rioters and looters and protesters, then what you actually need is somebody who is going to affect you wait longer. The president needs to make that message inescapable until you can offer the sort of distraction that maybe sometimes I wonder if you know one thing I have to say he's been pretty discipline. I thought he had a very good week last week. He definitely saw the change in messaging, and I do think 99 days in this In this world we're in is a lifetime. I agree. I agree. I think last week was much much better, and we just need to see that we just need to see them and we don't want this to become you know that that image from the Simpson nations work actually read that back to zero. Instead. What we just want is consistent level of solidity coming from the White House looking people have been, I think, begging for this from the beginning because President Trump's policies are actually quite popular. And when President Trump 16 script that he is quite popular, the problem is that he hasn't so if he can actually being here's the discouraging part. He's down in the polls. The encouragement He performed about badly de cluttering will have three months and just not not in terms of policy. But in terms of stuff he's been saying would mean that this is a low water mark, and you're going to see him rise in the polls are gonna start to see things tighten up a little bit at the very least before the election, and if he's disciplined, and if he can point to this he really has to do is point you say well, what Democrats are supporting worst. Joe Biden condemning these riots. Worthy. He's hiding in the basement. Where is it? You want to do an interview? Chris Wallace, it Trump can do that and be consistent about it. Then I think this election's been tied up with her. But I just think that we're not looking at Barack Obama had 5 48 years old with his his eloquent speech and promises that he couldn't fulfill. But you say Well, pretty talented guy, Bill Clinton. He had all his personal problems. But man, can he speak, and he certainly was comfortable on a myriad of issues. No one doubted his intellect. But when you look at Joe Biden, he's the worst candidate that I have seen in my lifetime. And if President Trump can close the gap and force him to actually campaign That would actually be an exponential gain for him. I mean, no question. I mean, Joe Biden is an extraordinarily we candidate who's being benefited by two particular circumstances. One Kobe has made it so he doesn't have to go out and campaign is actually benefiting him tremendously. He just gets to stay home and talk to friendly's basically was really nice for him. He doesn't have to demonstrate any level of potential energy. It all on number two is the fact that he's campaigning. As I said before, essentially the dead person. He's basically what you're saying. I am. A tree stump. And you don't like trump to vote for the tree stump. And so that makes it really a referendum on Trump, which means that this is very much about hands from shift the burden of proof back to buy as opposed to letting it sit on his own shoulders. So then, Lastly, you write the book how to destroy America in three easy steps. I felt as though I am well the book by just reading the news. Unfortunately, if the word destroyed does work, and it is getting, I think it's beginning TTO unnerve our allies. What's happening in our country right now. What is the element that we could see around the bend that would make you believe that we are on that path that we have not discussed yet? I think that the one thing that they would allow us to recover here is a renewed sense of what America's history is all about What the book really does juxtaposed to stations in the country. One is what I thought it's not really left right. So much of it is unions versus disintegration is Do we even want to be a country anymore? If we do we have to have a shared philosophy rooted in the declaration of Independence have assured culture rooted Masonic institutions like churches. And school that values entrepreneurship adventure that values taking care of neighbor. And then if we and we all have a shared history, we have to have a belief that the United States actually an incredibly glorious place. That glorious place ought to be of help. If we don't have those things were gonna fall apart. I think that can be re invoke ated. You've seen Antifa. I mean, they don't. They don't seem to like you. They seem to show up with some of your speeches. Are you seeing their imprint on, especially over in Oregon in Seattle? Hundreds. I mean, you can see all the hall marks mean There's certain things you just look for visually raising both flags. You see the You see the red flags You see people who are dressed, own blast at the bicycle helmet and the goggles. You know this is it's perfectly obvious to everybody that he was deeply involved in very active in Portland for years reporter and you know, it has pointed out another action in Seattle as well. Look at what you're going to see right now. And this is the most predictable effect is a mass, a mass evacuation of major setting two years to see everybody who can afford to leave these nature city. But his major said, because who wants to live there? I want to pay inordinate taxes in order. Get shut down in 68 every night watcher business burnout. It doesn't come in a party today. I think figure I never sent right as a broadcast from New York City virtually alone. There is nobody here, Uh, Bank. Congratulations on the book. How to destroy American. Three Easy steps, continue to get the word out and continue not to take a step backwards. Thanks. Appreciate it.

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"marion barry" Discussed on The Black Guy Who Tips Podcast

The Black Guy Who Tips Podcast

05:18 min | 2 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on The Black Guy Who Tips Podcast

"That was another commercial, too. Eating the newest flavor Eminem. That was that was scary. My mind was blown. I was very sad. The y'all know imminence coniferous, and they would eat their own. I didn't know that. They were like my nigga. We ate it. Cannibals. Disgusting. I've been watching your door with all this time, and y'all will turn around and eat your own. Yuck. Never eat another. Now can I have yours? Regina hall got a call one or presentation. No about to bring Fantasia out. And it was fifty FaceTime says he owed her money. Yes. Oh him is the mall where I am. I know you got well playing already tomorrow. So I'm a need my money things doing I it was funny when they show him on the camera. What does he was he? Oh, her money. I'll say joke joking. Yes. Apparently, that's what they were going to. Fantasia performed and Fava. God. Dad, one was if you won't get in the fast in her black boot was passed her knees in Honey us, getting our whole-body body. Tell you some justifying woman, Fantasia care, and you have to lust over the men only member got an Email about this. And that person was very demand. You dance care. Woman was fine now. Okay. All right. I guess outdo, the man, you don't write me, okay? I'm just here trying to get not define. Cocoa butter them up sprinkle, some sparkles onto something because they was good for me. The house was out. She also has been flourishing in life yet. She has ever since she got rid of that, man, she met at T mobile that was heating had a wife, Shane lookback relations. I'm happy for. Yeah. Black outfit. I said, I would like to see play storm in the marvel x-men movies. And somebody say, I'll say. Yes, I say, for reasons and they said, what reasons I would need to know. Nick, I'm looking at the reasons what are you talking about? On after she got through, if you don't want me, then don't talk to me going here and for yourself. Right. And. Yeah. It was it was an amazing performance. Because she can sing as well as as as look good. But yeah, the time I was in shambles when she came out with what the gams out for everybody. Everybody's thinking the same thing at the same thing. Yup. This thing about Westinghouse Cardi won an award for best album. I think over the Carters who weren't there. And then, of course, she added is out. It was it was definitely like that was the theme of the night is out. There was. No complaints gist, lots of Regina hall came out, and she man, she had so many goods sections. But the joke, she was making a bow. About how jitter vacation. Yes how she's dead a drug dealer. Each changed substances, you said like dash. It was so fucking funny talking about Sam because, you know, the tragedies that having this year, and it was over gate, married. Trey Songz, having baby. Yes, say this. Okay. Nine Marion Barry songs this. She can kill that shit. And then, that's when Liz okay, mom perform, and Liz, oh, fucking killed it. You know, like it was. Alex English he's been on show comedian Twitter like the black people better, claiming before the white gays, get it, and don't ever come back. She was so fucking amazing to see her blow up this year. Which was interesting because she definitely is having a moment this year. And I was kind of interesting that Megan stallion didn't. I don't think she got to perform. Okay. At least during our wars like maybe I did it before. But I didn't see every form yet. But I feel like she on her way. Maybe next year we'll be looking at her. They're going right. And then the other thing, right? The whole set up her performance with delight wedding cake. The motif was so, but what she was talking and turn around and a fucking flute came out of nowhere..

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"marion barry" Discussed on Suicide Buddies

Suicide Buddies

05:18 min | 3 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on Suicide Buddies

"We thought he'd fight, but he just was like, we shouldn't have up about it. Yeah, crazy. To get open well, cherry factory somewhere in New York, and the bees got in the took the lid off the lid. He's got to put the lid back. So he, he was like really kind of weird about his secret area the factory, like he would always so nice. He fired somebody one time because they were cleaning too close to that area. And he just told everyone don't go near there. That dumb about it like they were like, we could smell the pied and just say it was rotted wood. And we were like, yeah, we know what pots. But he knows just don't go near there. One time of dude was like spraying water, and he just like your fire. But like he'd apparently like hire people back like all the time, like he was just like, super nice. This is a family sort of thing. So he made me lose his temper at you and then be like, shit, I shouldn't have done that should I shouldn't have done that one thing is at one point he did actually get his. He was robbed from his company like a bunch of shit of his was stolen Rolexes and nice shit and a couple of hundred thousand dollars worth of stuff. So after that he kind of his mood didn't sour installed security cameras everywhere. And then he would just watch people in his office all the time, and then he'd have phones rigged up. So like if you saw you like slacking off, you'd call up your desk and just like yell at you real quick fucking. Guy. He got me seeing. Oh, that does sound nice. Yeah, I think that's the nicest. You can expect soda who just has a gun on him. Totally. He's the cherry king man. Yeah, interesting. Yeah. So what kind of you know most perplexing about this is he did like data lot. How couple of marriages? Usually you identify that with some you gotta marry Barry. She married to marry. She know Barry. No Marion Barry. Berry in chino Barry, and I think one of his last relationships was with a penthouse model, former sure why not living the life totally. Yeah. And do I'm trying to think there was anything. Oh, yeah. It's so what's interesting to me about this is like he really didn't have bipolar or depressive episodes like he was super loved, super nice, but it's this phenomenon of kind of your secret life suddenly exposed and just like, so the casing incredibly, it's weird. Chaim rush of like, oh my God. Yeah, I now have to everything is about to change. You filled with Shannon me, but then also like an extreme change all at once they, you have carefully crafted the way your life is and now it has to flip. Yeah, I worked so hard to be beloved. His thing was just giving money helping his employees, but you know, like treating them and treating family super nice and everything. It's gonna come out or something that he was like selling incredibly cheap pot, two people to old people, coma. And he's just gonna know that bastard cured. My luck Oman, totally shit. It turns out like what he did was revolutionary change people's lives, but he's like, no. Apparently the company still very much loves them. And like he had some traditions of barbecues he would do with all the boys. Like it's a couple years of pass. We've re nude the the doing the barbecues and spirit and just like, you know, we love him. And yeah, you gotta grill up some cherries every now and. Down-home share. Put a cherry on that burger. Well Hampton, really good one, man. Thank you. Thanks. Here's some of his collectors cars he had. Oh, you're, we go to Bentley and Rolls Royce hidden hidden in his house in his factory. Dan, why? What? That's crazy. I mean, why are you then have it, and right. It's such a Jay Leno living drive. It also like, I don't know. Did he? How did he create this hidden space inside a factory, had his father or grandfather created it? How the car in there you don't. I mean, it's like insane, come in here and build it. Here's what you. You make a pillow fort then if anybody goes near your pillow wave gun around and yelling, totally. I will shoot the pillows. I'm not being weird. You're being. Totally. That's so funny. Like a nice guy who just flips out sometimes carries a gun. Why did did you ever have to shoot his gun?.

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"marion barry" Discussed on See You Next Wednesday

See You Next Wednesday

01:57 min | 3 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on See You Next Wednesday

"I don't know it's interesting yeah live here so it's different for us yeah people probably heard about our crazy drugfuelled mayor and we're like oh yes more please yeah the story of your drugfuelled mayor yeah because listen that was crazy yeah it was insane like you think like well why didn't anybody making movie about marion barry or whatever but then you go like well because raw port was a big fat white guy who pretended to be jamaican a lot of a lot of it is crazy not just like i've got some secrets yeah we've got video footage of your secrets yeah shit none of that made sense to press conference where he says i have more than to eat at home if if they don't they don't hits good lord yeah that is yeah holy yeah yeah yeah gulu it hurts from classy man yeah holy shit wilkin mayor yeah yeah boy that was great so yeah i get why they'd make movie yeah damian lewis weird obviously they said he's being fitted for prosthetics yeah yeah which is going to be i mean say what you will about him he's dead now it is definitely in someone going to be disrespectful yeah but hello yo watch or if you're ad like to see what angle they're going to take i really hope it's like an integrity pack like i really hope they try to do something with it yeah they won't like because there's already been a movie like there's been like a shitty little canadian movie made about like oh yeah parody or not parody satire type thing.

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"marion barry" Discussed on Pat Gray Unleashed

Pat Gray Unleashed

01:53 min | 3 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on Pat Gray Unleashed

"But pant grade is here tripoli nine hundred thirty three 93 pat gray unleashed hey this is great former washington dc mayor and city council member marion barry him is having a statue erected in his memory on pennsylvania avenue stop he served four terms mayor of dc from seventy nine in ninety one and again you know even after the crack thing from 95 did ninety nine serve several terms as member of dc city council in any did so until his death in two thousand fourteen now he's getting a statue erased a national attention after the fbi filmed him in 1990 member this smoking crack with a former girlfriend i'd do yeah that's one of my earliest and political memories his defence after being arrested was and i quote pitch set me up unquote it's a powerful quilt powerfully delivered bitch set me up after his release from prison in 1982 so he did a full 15 20 minutes he ran again in 1994 and he won it will is considered a pretty impressive political comeback you fake sure after openly smoking crack and making national headlines doing it yes and going to jail for it yes it sounds like a great political comeback and then you think awake at washington d c c so what i mean this is nothing i mean this is what d c is another going to erect a statue to this gas and this is exactly incredible this is what d c is sits in credible.

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"marion barry" Discussed on The Majority Report with Sam Seder

The Majority Report with Sam Seder

01:36 min | 4 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on The Majority Report with Sam Seder

"They they have only a handful of fulltime staffers uh they have a nationally a lot of people you see on cnn defending him or not even in alabama flake conservatives who have known the guy in her colonnade to help them out if it's very trump like and i think uh you despite the jinya election which kind of shook off a lotta trauma people had about or liberals had about man maybe we're always going to lose elections maybe there's a secret vote that comes out and smashes bless minute uh that that calmed a couple of nerves but not law them 'cause more has proven to have this base that will turn out in any election uh the question is whether they have whether the earns he's going to help turn people out whether the alabama gop was actually going to turn these people out and i as we're talking i don't think the al franken thing was actually fessing boats down here there's this theory take medication vox other people said that there might be your voters who were the heat's use for more because of franken i do think for a day that's gonna make some of those suburban i'd say man all right that i really wanna be less ethical than chuck schumer but not many i mean it you just have a state where most most voters one vote republican it reminds me frankly am i i live in dc i moved there after marion barry but a lot of it reminds me of the marion barry situation we're in a manner he was accused of people did not want to replace him with away your book republican and people here don't replace i don't even one for for a couple of years they pro choice democrat do would you are a would there i mean you've been in um in states where elections are you know five days away many times i imagine are there mechanisms that.

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"marion barry" Discussed on Vox's The Weeds

Vox's The Weeds

02:01 min | 4 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on Vox's The Weeds

"In of a worm warfare right of somebody who voted for him twice to be chief justice of alabama who watched him twice be removed by from office for defying quarters you'll get a normal person sees a guy who keeps getting booted from office because he is defying quarters and things i'm never voting for this guy again but there are people in alabama who they voted for once he was thrown out for defying court orders they voted for him again he was donor again then they voted for him a third time for that senate nomination now they're gonna vote for him again in a general election in the face of these these sexual assault charges any now worldview right like roy morris say these can't again never from our from are absent cohost as right he wrote a piece about a paul that came out a few days ago and that asked people in alabama given the allegations that have come out against whereas alleged alleged sexual misconduct against four underage women are you more or less likely to support him as a result of these allegations twenty nine percent say more likely may like like that's that's that's a significant number weight and then i think it's because even before these allegations came out the only worldview in which it made any sense to be backing were and more is worldview in which worry more is this incredibly noble champion for the true christian values of true alabama people and there is a massive conspiracy right that involves like the entire federal judiciary and the entire republican party as well as democrats and everyone else who are out to get him so this like ratcheting up of the stakes and stuff like it doesn't it it just shows how dangerous were'more is and how people are going to stop at nothing to to bring were more down right i mean that's like the the dynamics of this i give you ever talked to people you know old timers and in dc about the sort of unflagging support from marion barry right it's it's the same day.

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"marion barry" Discussed on Black Agenda Radio

Black Agenda Radio

02:07 min | 4 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on Black Agenda Radio

"Enough through the 70s at first there's a kind of law almost civil rights or a round getting behind law and order because it becomes even something some black nationalists in different american cities scant behind it becomes part of the thing that that we've got so much crime in our own communities that it is getting in the way of social justice that it is becoming a problem for us having movement for equality and that there's almost a sense of crime in black america as a civil rights issue and cracking down on crime as a pro civil rights pro black kind of thing to be behind because the ravages decrying live heading on the south side of chicago or in the west side of chicago or these cited detroit or harlem or or what have you there was also at the beginning of all this in in the early marion barry days there's also what they would tell you and i think they were lying and i mean when i say they i mean black leads is they didn't just want the right hand state they they they didn't just want the crackdown they didn't wanna just lock people up and throw away the key they were also advocating for the expansion of the left hand the state than they were calling for a marshall plan for black americans so that alongside increased policing any increase sentencing mass incarceration alongside that would have been jobs would have been an expansion of social safety net would have been investments schools and medical services and all those things other services that are in black ghetto america lacked wanted to know the tragedy to the whole and or the irony of the whole thing or just the raw deal it came out of it was all they got an all black america has got azt this story move forward into the current air all they got much the end of the state they got the present state they got the repressive iron fist repression laid out to all the glove on any expansion of the social welfare state in you know the more the capitalist racist oppressive oppression system destroys and rips up.

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"marion barry" Discussed on Black Agenda Radio

Black Agenda Radio

01:46 min | 4 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on Black Agenda Radio

"He's a great deal of detention to the growth in the number of black folks who were police verson nsan prosecutors and such there used to be only token numbers was an assumption an i remember that with more black police officers and more black officers of the court met the criminal justice system would become more humane especially towards black folks rather than a punishing kind of punitive system but it didn't turn out that way yeah this is one of the things according former he documented this guy a black folk willing in urban america carr washington dc but get behind locked out there could be more black faces in high positions on the criminal justice assumed see more black cops more black prosecutors he more black justices in all of that they tend to kind of make it okay to get behind of crackdown in the background context for this as i wanna i 60s 70s at and a crack epidemic concentrated and blackribboned neighborhoods in the 1980s and so yeah the sort of the upgrading of the black frozen tuna system sorta tragically helps garner black support for the lockdown we have black petitions running on platforms of not just law and order lock them up in through the key in some folks that we considered to be progressive like marion barry and others in washington well one thing that change for and junior really developed sis will he considers you kind of tragedy of all this and i think he points out correctly that i am emphasised really even going back to the late.

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"marion barry" Discussed on 100:1 The Crack Legacy

100:1 The Crack Legacy

01:58 min | 4 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on 100:1 The Crack Legacy

"They were saying something wrong they used to be the stuff call crank it they used to cook cocaine within truck drivers used his use cranked to drive all night long as i am i talking about crank what is crack i don't even if not county and then one day my husband came home is as you want to try a new drug and i was like no i can't baby for neutral and then it just was everywhere was like one minute i didn't know what it was in a next minute it woods everywhere in in dc went sideways were you meaningless there were games in drugs and people were gist losing their minds they were killing each other and and it just got violent dc are really violent a lot of the violence was tied to the cracking that story is key to understanding america's antidrug laws and ships in police practice during the eighties and 90s now much of that gun play was happening beyond the neighborhoods like chevy chase and georgetown with lawmakers live it was going down out by hechingen mall and over an ana kostya southeast dc washington dc struggle with crack got a lot of attention because it's the nation's capital because a 1989 it became known as the murder capital an probably because at the height of dc's crack problems mayor marion barry got busted for smoking rob cocaine with cameras rolling word of his came hours after they say mayor was brought before a federal magistrate on misdemeanor drug charges buying and using crack cocaine i've never seen crackcocaine of close and thank god i never lost anyone in the city's drug wars.

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"marion barry" Discussed on Mental Illness Happy Hour

Mental Illness Happy Hour

01:38 min | 4 years ago

"marion barry" Discussed on Mental Illness Happy Hour

"You know like those guys when they do a news story and is like somebody does something crazy and then they break into that person's apartment and they find like five hundred rifles i'm that guy but instead of rifles it's ice cream i wish it i was at the grocery store and i've been gaining weight because i've been feeling some feelings i don't want to deal with and um i said i am not going to get any ice cream to accomplish the store once a week and i almost made it all the way through and i said you know what let me just reaches see if they have anything new and it was like a robot was operating my arm just going in and out of the freezer just pulling it was like i was watching myself polling all of these different brands but i justified it to myself that i was discovering new flavors of ice cream which is different than getting the old same five different beneficiaries flavors so currently in my freezer right now uh you will find meyer lemon in marion barry uh not the not the mayor marion barry although i would i would try a sample of that if i were at a cream place and would you looked samples of marion barry um and i would sample it in that i would say you know was good but i didn't getting a really big chunks of him in there.

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