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Donovan’s First Shave

On Thanksgiving, my mother’s (slightly off-kilter) cousin Ravena said she had a birthday gift for Donovan (even though his birthday was exactly 8 weeks ago).  Just before Ravena went home, she … Continue reading

December 8, 2009 · 1 Comment

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Soulquarian Quote of the Day

"There is no hip hop manual for growing old...The 22-year-old college grad who used to love the Roots in 1994 never left. He’s just 40 now and has a wife and kids and doesn’t feel like spending all night at a club."