CULTURE

MUHAMMAD ALI
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I care about the opinions of athletes during these times. I recently listened to Muhammed Ali talk about the psychological impact of racism during his time. How many young Black people had to fight psychological warfare just because they were...
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HASAN MINHAJ
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This is the first time my life that non-Black people seem to be as outraged by what’s happening to us as we are. Not until majority fight with us will things change. @hasanminhaj has one of the best responses and views...
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TUPAC
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"We ASKED 10 years ago. We was ASKING with the Panthers, we was ASKING with the Civil Rights Movement. Now, those people that were ASKING are now all dead and in jail. So now, what do you think we’re gonna...
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DAMIAN LILLARD
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Although some people think basketball players are overpaid, I think they are underpaid. The top 50 Fortune 500 companies pay their highest-paid employee (the CEO) $25-50 million per year. They even get multiples of that if they get fired. But...
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BUSINESS OF BASKETBALL
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The business of basketball is very profitable, and athletes who could tribute the most aren’t in the top 5 in terms of benefits. These entities benefit the most: 1) Businesses in cities who have teams 2) Sportswear companies 3) The...
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MALCOLM JENKINS
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Malcolm Jenkins is one of the most respected Super Bowl champs in the game, so being able to help him expose his business partners and teammates to the ins and outs of tech investing was one of the highlights of...
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ATHLETES ADDING VALUE
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Athletes can add a lot of value to tech companies. Larry Fitzgerald from the Arizona Cardinals and Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital are more alike than most people realize. I think it’s important for athletes to find coaches outside of sports...
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MC HAMMER
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MC Hammer is a great example of what I tell people all the time: “PROXIMITY. ” A lot of us are too far from people or environments that can accelerate our goals. “I don’t wanna move to SF,” but you’ll...
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ITALEE LUCAS
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I really admire and respect WNBA players! Italee Lucas is currently playing professional basketball in Angola. Angola is one of the richest countries in Africa, and home to the largest oil producing company in sub-Saharan Africa. I think WNBA players have...
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CHRIS BOSH
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Chris Bosh recently said two things that are very profound to me that most players are afraid to say: * “I have millions and know nothing about money.” * He can understand why former NBA players go broke. "Guys spend...
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