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Michael T. LaHood Jr. murder 8/15/1996 San Antonio, TX *Mauriceo Mashawn Brown executed, 2 others sentenced to life in prison*


Michael LaHood’s home, where he was shot and killed

In all of the controversy surrounding this case with Kenneth Foster and his death sentence (later commuted to life in prison), the real victim, Michael T. 383 more words

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(#TodayInHipHop) Nas Releases ‘It Was Written’ July, 2 1996

It Was Written is the second studio album by American rapper Nas, released July 2, 1996 on Columbia Records in the United States. Following the moderate sales success of his acclaimed debut album, … 161 more words

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HERCULES For Xenites: Season Two (I)

Welcome to a new Xena Thursday! Today’s post continues our 11-week series on the show from which our beloved Xena: Warrior Princess was spawned. While these posts aren’t set up like the Opinionated Episode Guides with quotes and articles about the making of the show, I’m covering my thoughts on every episode — some of which I’m watching for only the second or third time for these entries. 2,373 more words

Xena

YAZ'S SONG OF THE DAY: TAJ MAHAL - LOVIN' IN MY BABY'S EYES

TAJ MAHAL – LOVIN’ IN MY BABY’S EYES

ORIGINALLY RELEASED: 1996 – RCA VICTOR

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Macho Hype

I am a walking textbook definition of macho hype.

Macho… hype — the art of keeping up an invulnerable persona regardless of surrounding circumstances. It is a practice of self-distraction and being able to block out and compartmentalize certain thoughts; or simply put, repressed emotions. 627 more words

Perspective: The Way I See It

YAZ'S SONG OF THE DAY: KEITH SWEAT - NOBODY FEAT. ATHENA CAGE

KEITH SWEAT – NOBODY FEAT. ATHENA CAGE

ORIGINALLY RELEASED: 1996 – ELEKTRA

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