Wednesday Morning Starting Five: The We Miss You Marvin Gaye Edition

Posted in Blogroll on April 1st, 2009 by Michael Tillery

One of my dear friends in the field wrote this a while back, but the striking imagery remains. (Seattle Times)

Two slayings linked to condo of Saints Jonathan Vilma. There is no indication Vilma is involved. (NOLA)

John Calipari is the 22nd University of Kentucky head coach. (Kentucky Kernel)

Calipari’s class was said to rival the Fab Five of Michigan as the best ever. Don’t know about that, but Xavier Henry and DeMarcus Cousins both decommit from Memphis. Hmmm I wonder where they’ll end up? (Kentucky Kernel)

Jack Johnson, born in Galveston, Texas, would have been 131 on March 31st. Today John McCain and Peter King…both Republicans (hmm)…are fighting to get his conviction pardoned by President Obama. (Dallas Morning News)

Mark Ecko the cat that bought the Barry Bonds record breaker, is 200 million dollars in debt. (

Race still matters for poor Blacks. Written by Clarence Page. (Chicago Tribune)

Pharaoh Akhenaten’s wife Nefertiti’s bust has second face. (

Thank you Marvin.