by Deron Snyder onAugust 3, 2010
Terrell Owens and Chad Ochocinco test NFL limits.
January 28, 2009
Tired? Aching? But joyous beyond reason? It seems that Sam Fulwood III wasn't the only one suffering from a "Post-Inaugural Meltdown." The Root readers share their stories.
by Sam Fulwood III onJanuary 26, 2009
A week after President Obama’s inauguration, I’m still experiencing a joy—and painful exhaustion—that I’ve never felt before. How do we cope with this lingering post-inauguration meltdown?
by Erin E. Evans onDecember 19, 2008
A native Texan and Gen-Y'er revisits her Juneteenth roots.
by Erin E. Evans onDecember 16, 2008
Kwanzaa has never really broken through on a large scale. I never really understood the holiday and I know I'm not alone. I mean, I get the principles, but wearing kente cloth and knowing Swahili words doesn't make me any more authentic than I already am.
by RaShawn Mitchner onDecember 16, 2008
I like to think my family has maintained the "spirit of the holidays," albeit without the religious underpinnings. And, I know I'm not alone in my observance of America's commercialized pseudo-Christmas, but I do wonder how many others feel the same twinge of guilt about it that I do.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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