BASN WORLD CUP REDUX By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): I don’t know if the tears have stopped flowing in Sao Paulo, Bahia or Rio – but the clock now ticks to 2018 and another worldwide shutdown; with the Gods of Futbol […]Read more "BASN’S FINAL WHISTLE – APITO FINAL"
Food or Futbol? World Cup 2014 By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM) In spite of what many in America may believe, there is only one Super event. Every four years the world comes to play – and settle scores on a patch of grass. Unlike the Super Bowl, […]Read more "O Mundo Chega ao Brasil (The World Comes to Brazil)"
‘Boards and Bootstraps By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN SAN JOSE, CA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): “Pull yourself up by your bootstraps.” It is a phrase I have heard often in my lifetime; usually out of the mouths of annoyed white people – or condescending non – white ones. […]Read more "‘Boards and Bootstraps"
Allen’s Eleven By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN?BASN NEWSROOM) Still not having recovered from the bullshit that was the NFL Draft, we at BASN are annoyed that the “analysis” after the fact is even more anal than prior to – which translates to this event being a very […]Read more "Allen’s Eleven"
Drama…Guaranteed! By Gary Norris Gray and Michael – Louis Ingram BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN – Soul Tree Radio/ITR): The Philadelphia Eagles released wideout DeSean Jackson. That was not the problem; it was what the Eagles organization, ESPN, and 94.1FM WIP-radio, the Philadelphia sports station stated. That number 10 DeSean Jackson had gang ties […]Read more "DRAMA…Guaranteed!"
“To the Departed, We Speak of With Love” By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN THERE WILL NO SOUL TREE RADIO NEXT WEEK OUT OF RESPECT FOR THE MARTIN FAMILY AND THEIR LOSS. THERE WILL BE MORE TRAYVONS BECAUSE THERE WERE MANY TRAYVONS BEFORE THIS ONE… I SPEAK FOR THE STAFF OF […]Read more "To The Departed, We Speak Of With Love"
Buffalo Stance By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN To Whom It May Concern: My name is Michael – Louis Ingram, and I am a native New Yorker. As someone who has been involved in journalism for almost 30 years (and covered the National […]Read more "BUFFALO STANCE"