A Diamond is Forever

Posted in Blogroll, Buck O'Neil, Derek Jeter, Henry Aaron, Jackie Robinson, Julius Erving, Pittsburgh Steelers, Willie Mays, www.anthonyxgilbert.com on March 3rd, 2008 by AXG

AG and Derek Jeter
AG and DJ share a brotherly moment

I was introduced to sports at an early age. I can vividly recall the dexterity of Julius Erving, and the flair of Pele’, however my first memory would be of my older brother watching the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XIV. I didn’t understand what was going on, but I knew in my tender age, that whatever he was watching was important.

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Lost in Translation

Posted in Blogroll, Michael Tillery, Scoop Jackson, www.anthonyxgilbert.com on February 25th, 2008 by AXG

Scoop and AG
The one who hit TSF off with true inspiration, Scoop Jax, and AG do a Nike pose

When you think about translating one thing to another, you often ponder about language, or mathematics. However when I entitled this “Lost in Translation”, I was referring to the need of more journalists of color in general, and more specifically black, or African American journalists in this world of mass media.

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