NBA Legend Charles Barkley Says He Ag...

NBA Legend Charles Barkley Says He Agrees With Zimmerman Verdict,...

There are 28 comments on the story from Jul 18, 2013, titled NBA Legend Charles Barkley Says He Agrees With Zimmerman Verdict,.... In it, reports that:

Former Philadelphia 76er Charles Barkley talks to fans before the 76ers' NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs on Monday Jan. 21, 2013, in Philadelphia.

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Greenville, KY

#22 Jul 24, 2013
Ginobili wrote:
Barkley should just shut up. MJ did not not say anything why should he.
All because Mj didn't, doesn't mean Barkley can't express his opinions.

San Francisco, CA

#23 Jul 24, 2013
MJ should take the lead, he is the biggest name in basketball. Soon it will be LBJ.
Third Coast

Houston, TX

#24 Jul 24, 2013
Ginobili wrote:
I wish MJ would say something, I know that politics will make him unpopular but he needs the courage and do something for his ppl like Barkley. MJ has a bigger name recognition than Barkley.
MJ has too many endorsement deals to fk it up and say something Black Pantherish.

San Francisco, CA

#25 Jul 25, 2013
MJ is a role model to many kids, all colors.


Since: Jan 12

Tulsa, OK

#26 Jul 25, 2013
Covert Stealth Ops wrote:
No....And as far as the media giving racists a platform, does Charles feel pushed out. Charles has done very little in the way of educating black children about where they came from. He likely does not know himself. For real folks, he played basketball with his books. I bet he does not even know what continent Mexico is on or what year Columbus arrived in America and what continent that was on.
Haha, Sir Charles will never be pushed out by or from the media and I agree with CB, the media did give racists a platform with this trial and it was totally unnecessary but, the media wants viewers and rating so they'll do anything to promote themselves at the expense of others which is sad.

So what if CB doesn't go around preaching to black youths as much as you'd like?! Does that take anything away from who or what he is or what he claims to be? Nope. CB is CB and he hides nothing and pulls no punches and makes no excuses for his actions and I personally admire that. Just because you're black and famous doesn't mean you must now become the educator and voice of the entire race. Personally, I feel you'd bitch either way even if CB was educating black youths and doing everything "right".

So what you're saying is, you must know geography and "American history" to know that racism is just plain wrong?! I'd take a person that doesn't see color who doesn't know where Mexico is on a map and doesn't know their "American history" over a racist jackass who does any day.

BTW, in your humble opinion, who DID discover America?

San Francisco, CA

#27 Jul 26, 2013
When most black leaders say that blacks need to clean up their act, who are we to argue. Blacks even admit that they are inferior to the rest of America bc of their action or lack of, not the skin color.
-Terror Level Polk-A-Dot-

Covina, CA

#28 Aug 5, 2013
EEEEEEEEEEkkkk -An NBA star who doesn't fall for race baiting shvt by a bunch of divide an conquer criminals.

Quick terror level black -you know for black and intelligent.

San Francisco, CA

#29 Aug 10, 2013
We used to say that the black men is the "white men's burden" not any more . They are a burden to America.
their criminal acts cost us a trillion dollars or more each year, something has to be done about it. Even the blacks themselves said so.

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