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Enter Obama!

Here are some awesome pictures of the 2009 inauguration of President Barack Obama! See the full anotated photo essay here

Mr. Chairman

Etched on the hillside (far left) is a reference to Chairman Mao

Dervent Thompson

Dervent Thonpson was My Mother’s brother. I affectionately callled him Brother Dervent and I lived with him from age 4, just me and him. He treated me well. I remembered him cooking for us and on one ocassion he treated me to a cheese tin (2.3 Kilograms) of oats porridge which I ate over 2 [...]

Dennis Minott, PhD

Dennis is accopmlished in the field of science and technology. He is a visionary, an entrepreneur and an ecucator who is committed to human and national development. I first met him when I was a summer worker at the Jamaica Bauxite Institute (JBI) in 1977.I was immediately struck by his creative genius when he designed [...]

Cant Stop That Irie Feeling!

This year in Beijing was great for Jamaica. The Track and Field team produced stunning performances to the delight not only of their Jamaican supporters but of everyone who appreciate the magnitude of what they have achieved. Eleven medals, 6 golds, 3 world records, 1 olympic record from this small island state!! Surely it was [...]

Diana Ross at Air Jamaica Jazz Festival

Every thing was irie, Getting in the groove, I just a come down to movements when someone said ‘dont move’! Diana said ‘no cameras’! That was the story of Diana Ross’ performance at this popular event on January 26, 2008 in Montego Bay. She insisted that all video recording devices must be turned off before [...]