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Celebrate Black History Month with Steven A

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Boom_70, Feb 22, 2008.

  1. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Got this E-mail from ESPN. Stuck me as kind of funny. Seems to really triviallize Black history month by turning into a cheesy promotion.

    Stephen A. Smith's Black History Month Celebration

    ESPN Zone and 1050 ESPN Radio are teaming up with Harlem RBI to celebrate Black History Month with a special LIVE broadcast on Wednesday, February 27th from 2-4pm in the Screening Room.

    Stephen A. Smith will be joined by the following special guests:

    -Steve Harvey
    -Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Brown
    -Deion Sanders
    -NBA Commissioner David Stern
    -Shaun Powell
    -& More!!

    Plus, New York Knicks' Legend Allan Houston will be signing autographs for everyone in attendance.

    Steiner Sports will also be on hand hosting a Silent Auction with exclusive memorabilia to bid on with all proceeds benefiting Harlem RBI.

    Skip to the front of the line! MVP Club members can request a table online, 24-72 hours in advance, for this very special event. Request the Screening Room at 1:30pm for the Stephen. A. Smith broadcast.

  2. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    See you there.

  3. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    But Allan Houston will be sigining sutographs for everyone.
  4. Alma

    Alma Well-Known Member

    Oh, who cares?

    Now, on another note: Smith's has whaled on Clemens and Pettitte for weeks now, more so than anyone else, to the point of boring obsession. He's done so, by his own admission, as a kind of avenger for the treatment of Barry Bonds, which Smith viewed as racist. Thoughts?
  5. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Pot, meet kettle.

  6. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    But Steniner Sports will be there also. You might be able to pick up an autogrpahed Stephon Marbury Basketball.

    As far as Smith approach to Clemens it's equally racist.
  7. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    Allan Houston is a Knick legend?
  8. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Remember, since the early '70s . . . the bar's been set really, really low.
  9. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    "dexter I am going to reserve a table. Why don't you join Ben and I . 21 may join us as well.
  10. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    I'll go listen to Screamin A. if SLA-VA MEH-DEH-VEN-KO goes with me
  11. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    We'll have to arrange a sitdown, someday, but somehow, can't fantom that this is the appropriate time and place.

  12. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Yeah I was wondering about that too.
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