President Obama Bums Me Out & A Postscript About the N-Word

So, yeah. By now, you’ve probably heard all about President Obama’s new My Brother’s Keeper initiative on the tube. It’s aimed, according to a White House blog on the subject published this morning, at “empowering boys and young men of color, a segment of our society which too often faces disproportionate challenges and obstacles to success.” In the blog, the authors drop …

Back from Virtual Purgatory…

Thank you for your patience during my brief website black-out. Had to fix some kinks in the chain. I’m back and excited to share all some of what I’ve been up to. My current doc, Before I Deconstruct is really taking off. We recently received a Nathan Cummings grant during the summer to push production forward. Filming has been rewarding, professionally …

Sammy Sosa is…The Alchemist

I caught this interview with Sammy Sosa on Univision‘s Primer Impacto earlier this evening. I’m surprised at how confused Sosa is about cream-gate. He doesn’t understand what’s the fuss. The light skin can be easily explained, he says in the interview: “There’s a cream I have that I put on every night before I got to bed…it’s lightened my skin …