The Nets came THIS CLOSE to making the Eastern Conference Finals with Blake Griffin as the team's second-best scorer against Milwaukee. That would have been pretty wild.
Jays acquire reliever Jacob Barnes from Mets in exchange for prospect Troy Miller
After raising employee wages to $15/hour, Klavon's Ice Cream Parlor in Pittsburgh received "well over 1,000 applications" for job openings. Co-owner Jacob Hanchar says customer service has improved and he hasn't "noticed a difference on our bottom line."
Jacob Blake’s sister: ‘I’m not sad. I’m not sorry. I’m angry. And I’m tired. I haven’t cried one time. I stopped crying years ago. I am numb. I have been watching police murder people that look like me for years.’ (warning: distressing)
Interesting. Thinking about Jacob Blake right now. Sure seems like white people get the benefit of the doubt when engaged with the police...
I strongly support the NBA, WNBA and MLB players who are striking for racial justice. Real change takes place when people come together and demand it. It is time for the police who shot Jacob Blake seven times in the back to be fired, arrested and prosecuted. Now.