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Seven Seconds

I finally finished binge watching this Netflix one season ten-episode drama. It’s set in New Jersey and follows the death of a young black man in a hit and run by a Policeman. He's encouraged to cover it up by his captain and two other officers. We then get to see the corrupt NJ judicial…
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I loved Black Panther but…

It was good. I enjoyed it. I loved the undertow of historical and political references which were subtle. It was beautifully filmed with wonderful ethnically influenced costumes, natural hair or even bald heads, as in the red warrior women. The musical score was effective and contributed well to the scenes. Special congratulations are in order…
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E. Lynn Harris memoir

Someone recommended this memoir to inspire me to sell books because of E.Lynn selling books from his car, and for me to see his process of marketing. There was very little of that here. His career as an author was like an afterthought in the last couple of chapters of the book. It started on…
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Quincy Jones

Mr Quincy Jones, known as Q for short, is a musical genius who is narcissistically aware of his talents. In a recent interview the eighty-five year old did not hold back on his opinions of celebrities, the music business, politics and a global view. He is a prime example of when you get old you don't give a…
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