Vern’s Venting: Off Limit Jokes

By Lavern Merriweather: The other night I was watching “Gotham Comedy Live” on the AXS cable network. The show has a different host every episode and this time it was Gilbert Gottfried. Mr. Gottfried made a very derogatory joke about former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky. Although there was quite a bit of laughter, […]

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R.I.P. Grace Lee Boggs

From the NY Times: Grace Lee Boggs, one of the nation’s oldest human rights activists, who waged a war of inspiration for civil rights, labor, feminism, the environment and other causes for seven decades with an unflagging faith that revolutionary justice was just around the corner, died on Monday at her home in Detroit. She […]

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