Interesting News Links

Southern California Wildfires Burn Unchecked - MSNBC

In Jena and Beyond, Nooses Return as a Symbol of Hate -

Florida NAACP Mobilizing Thousands to Protest Acquittals in Death of Teen at Boot Camp - Black America Web

Black Macho and the Myth of the Super Predator: The PTSD Connection - MotherJones Blog

Judge Who Sued for $54 Million Over Lost Laundrymat Pants Now Is Unemployed: Folks Can't Take Him Seriously -

Obesity 'Epidemic' Turns Global - BBC

Superhead Tries to Get A Respectful Mag Cover & Coverage...I Don't Believe This Change of Pace So Much - Bossip

Ethiopians Dig Beyonce Concert Performance, Hip-Hop, Not Really - A Hot Mess

Crank Dat White Girl: The Soulja Boy Lesson Plan - Oh Word

If You're An Old Man, Can Dance & Woo The Ladies, You Get A Free Cruise - CNN