Tags » Rodney King

Whatever It Takes: Policing In Popular Culture

Pop culture has long since glorified the deviant practice of the law enforcement officer who does whatever it takes to get the job done. This is predominant in many of our favorite movies and T.V. 1,237 more words

Back in Florida


It’s Black History Month. I’ve opted to revisit a still healing wound that will surely be discussed as a part of Black History Month in the future. 1,018 more words


Quote-of-the-Week 7

*  *  *

“Why can’t we all just get along?”

(Rodney King)


Jon Stewart, the Rodney King of TV pundits

Elias Isquith on Jon Stewart:

It’s the shallowness of Stewart’s politics that leads to his other notable weakness as a political pundit… his tendency to fall prey to the trap of blaming “both sides.”

332 more words
Great Recession

Rodney King-- as you never thought it possible to think of him

Tonight (Thursday, Jan. 29), about 30 people in Orange County received a gift–even though they paid the–relatively–puny pittance of $25 to get it.

It was… 230 more words

Rantings And Ravings

Santa-Marie Venter Makes her WMMA Return!

Venter VS Ausmeier, Fightstar 11 on the 28th February 2015

Santa-Marie “The Surgeon” Venter returns to the hexagon to welcome Natalie Ausmeier on her debut after a long period away working on her skill set. 908 more words



January 13 is INTERNATIONAL SKEPTICS DAY, but I don’t know what there is to be skeptical about nowadays — particularly when it comes to politics and ideology. 170 more words