Rich, Famous and Black, on CNBC and HBO

One of the immediate repercussions of Barack Obama’s journey to the White House has been a frenzied eagerness by the news media to showcase the lives of prominent and well-to-do African-Americans.

We have read about the vacation preferences of the Harvard-educated lawyers and bankers and real-estate developers in the president’s friend circle. We have seen the “Real Housewives of Atlanta” in their limos and gated worlds and arena-size ... Full Story »

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Kenneth Sibbett
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by Kenneth Sibbett - Feb. 26, 2009

I don't get it. Is the author trying to say that the rich Black athletes are being opulent and should live a different lifestyle? Are the intellectual in a different world and try to bring the lower class up? Whats the point?

Maybe I should have watched Vol 1.

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