Tagged: Jamaican athletes

Jamaica’s Double Whammy

Jamaica’s Double Whammy

  Of course you know that Usain Bolt beat that mouthy Justin Gatlin in China on Sunday. But did you know Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce made history on Monday? If there’s one thing Jamaicans can do –...

Could This Story be True?

Could This Story be True?

I am as credulous as anyone else. If I see it in print I tend to believe it’s true. But I find this one hard to swallow: 76-year-old great-grandmother running against Father Time on...

VIDEO: Carl Lewis attacks Usain Bolt again in an Interview

VIDEO: Carl Lewis attacks Usain Bolt again in an Interview

Carl Lewis is at it again. In a recent interview with New Delhi Television (ndtv.com) he goes after Usain Bolt and Jamaican athletes. Here is a quote from the interview: “Well, I spoke about...

Its a Mean Spirited World We’re Living in

Its a Mean Spirited World We’re Living in

Most mornings, after I’ve fed the cats, taken my pills, injected my insulin and sipped my coffee, I sit at the computer and catch up on the world. My portal is Yahoo, and if...

Who Says Chinese Men Can’t Jump?

Who Says Chinese Men Can’t Jump?

You would think that in a country of more than 300 million people – from every ethnic background in the world – racial stereotypes would’ve vanished by now. But not in America. Apparently, everyone is...

Which is tastier… a pork burger or Lassie?

Which is tastier… a pork burger or Lassie?

I cannot go further without paying tribute to the outstanding performances of the Jamaican team in Berlin. It was both heartwarming and a tear-jerker. (tears of pride of course). Jamaican tourism minister Ed Bartlett...

Jamaicans Give Us Something to Smile About

Jamaicans Give Us Something to Smile About

Are you as disheartened as I am by the phony “protests” at town hall meetings and the constant bickering in Washington… the treachery of snakes like Republican Senator Chuck Grassley… the lies and fear...