Monthly Archives: May 2013

Trayvon Martin: A “Gangsta”

By now, many of you have heard of the developments in the upcoming trial against George Zimmerman. Trayvon Martin, who Zimmerman murdered without provocation, was a weed-smoking, gun-toting “gangsta”. While this does hurt the character statements given by friends and … Continue reading

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ZLNN: The Zephyr Lounge News Network (May 24, 2013 edition)

Hey, readers! I know posting has been infrequent lately, but I’ve started a new job that is very time consuming. Anyway, I figured that since you have all been good boys and girls and putting up with my frequent tardiness … Continue reading

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The Curious Tenure of Tom Brady

With the post made about Tim Tebow’s future a few days ago, I’ve decided to devote many of the upcoming Zephyr Lounge posts to NFL quarterbacks. With this piece, we take a look at Tom Brady, the field general of … Continue reading

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Is Tebow Finished?

  Tim Tebow has been all but kicked out of the National Football League. With his options dwindling and doors closing on him, what will the most polarizing figure in professional sports do about his future? I’ve spent the last … Continue reading

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Best NFL Promos Ever!

I noticed that I haven’t put anything in Back Page Sports in a while, and since I’m so sports-minded, I can’t help but feel like that’s not a good thing on my part. I’ll admit, I haven’t really been paying much attention … Continue reading

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Quick Fix: An Experiment in Facebook Content (addendum)

When I had originally written this post, I did not have pictures of Facebook’s notifications about my profile being temporarily suspended. Well, I do now!   Yes, that is what I wrote, then copied 75 times into the comment boxes. … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Republic of Texas! Leave Your False Gods at the Border! (revisited)

A couple of months ago, we met a man who guided us through the inner workings of the Republic of Texas. Today, we chat with his again, in light of a new crop of gun legislation that recently passed. <cue … Continue reading

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Quick Fix: An Experiment in Facebook Content

Lately, I’ve had Facebook’s policies on content rolling through my mind. How much could they take? What measures would they take on me if I violated their policies? On a personal level, I needed to know. How much could I … Continue reading

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On the State of Hip-Hop

There is a BIG difference between hip-hop and rap, at least where I’m concerned. To me, hip-hop is more political and socially conscious, lyrical, creative, raw, and brash, whereas rap is bitches, hoes, cars, and yeeeeeeaaaaaahhhhhh! So, I think it … Continue reading

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Thomas Edison: American “Pioneer”

There are many posts and articles surrounding Thomas Edison. This one is no different. I just realized today that Thomas Edison has not been a subject in the annals of The Zephyr Lounge yet. Thomas Edison is considered one of … Continue reading

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