Muhammad Ali at Yankee Stadium will be a "Lou Gehrig" moment

Muhammad Ali by his friend Leroy Neiman

Before tonight’s Yankee-Red Sox contest, fans will be treated to an unexpected event – the Yankees will honor humanitarian and boxing legend Muhammad Ali. Ali won a controversial decision against a powerful Ken Norton to defend his title in 1976, and given his recent illness, fans could […]

EPMD is in Town

When I type that line, I can’t help but think of their song “Strictly Snappin’ Necks” from the first album “Strictly Business,” released in 1987. I was late on EPMD and didn’t get into them until the following summer, but they are one of my favorite artists of all time.

Originally from Brentwood, Long Island, […]