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This one is special, Allen Iverson on All The Smoke [AFRISPORA ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 09/29/2020 0 Comments • Tags: #allthesmoke #alleniverson #georgetown #johnthompson #mattbarnes #showtime #stephenjackson #ucla

Respect to Mr. Iverson + Mr. Jackson and my Bruin, Mr. Barnes. Spreading that wisdom! Gave respect to Coach Thompson. Coach Thompson didn’t take mess.

AAA - Triple 'A' Approach, Academic Freestyle, Academics, African-American, Afrispora Mindstate, Canada, Canadian, Cellphone Blogs, Dr. Clayborne Sayings, Dr. DD Clayborne, HIST 5, History, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), South Central L.A. Life, Ye Tumi Academy

“Our History Is The Future” ~ Nick Estes = Yup! ~ Pequot Massacre at Thanksgiving to Dakota Access Pipeline Resistance Repression today: Dedicated to my HIST 5: ‘History of the Americas’ students at LA Southwest College [ACADEMIC FREESTYLE]

Afrispora™ on 11/28/2019 0 Comments

This informative video Seems to have done a ‘spot on’ job based on what I have learned over the decades and first learned at 18 as aa freshman at UC San Diego + outstanding animation – helps with recalling historical knowledge immensely in my educational experience. Stating the facts as they existed and exist HAS … Read More

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Better Than This – Dego & Kaidi Tatham + Omar Lye Fook + 2000Black +++ [LIFE ANTHEMS]

Afrispora™ on 10/25/2019 0 Comments

Picture of Dontraneil Clayborne at age 20 at the University of Ghana, Legon in 1993…pre-Internet 😒😆🤷‍♂️😜😜✌👌🤔❤ Me pe Ghana na Ghanafo…the UC San Diego alumnus in the Gap outfit and black suede Vans chukka boots, that mildewed in the humidity of Accra, Ghana..a lot of leg though ha. FOR ME THESE TRACKS ARE TRANCE-INDUCING…YOU LIKE? … Read More

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Liverpool FC (= LeBron’s squad) players +++ react to FIFA rating [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

Afrispora™ on 09/29/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #fifa20

= Heck! You are a good player(better than most) just to be in a game! [GAMER GURUS] + BLACK STAR SPORTS I enjoyed this. Appreciate the content, let me know via a comment. If you do not ask you are likely for various reasons not to receive what has been requested. #DrDDClayborne Reward below for … Read More

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Afrispora™ on 07/05/2019 0 Comments

If you are a fan of A.I. the person, the player or neither you will see the value in this AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL piece that The Player’s Tribune has afforded Mr. Allen Iverson. READ Much respect bruh! I commend TPT – The Players Tribune for beting a dope platform for folks to communicate how and what they … Read More

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Bol Bol!!! >[BLACK STAR SPORTS]

Afrispora™ on 07/04/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #bolbol #manutebol #oregonbasketball

He is about to be unleashed. I LOVE SIMMING NBA 2K games going on over a decade now. From NCAA to NBA to the FIBA squads created by folks in past PS4 version of NBA 2K basketball video games. So currently simming 2K19 with created rookies since the draft + G-Leaguers on the Summer League … Read More

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Hyperspace = SPATIAL HIP HOP [WOKE HOP]

Afrispora™ on 06/21/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #spatialhiphop #wokehop

SO ON POINT! Trying to stumbled my way to Fulfilling a ‘Charge’ one of my academic~intellectual

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Dr. Sebi on The Rock Newman Show [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 05/08/2019 0 Comments

Primary sources are ESSENTIAL in establishing the validity of that whivh follows. I myself was enthused to find this video of the man speaking himself. I’ve to give right Newman props for having a consistently impressive guest list at my beloved how are University appropriately so. Let me watch again now that little distance has … Read More

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“Black is key” [THEME TRACK]

Afrispora™ on 05/04/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #4hero #black #dego #key

Because ‘It’ just is! So adopted now for the 3rd time as the track that reps the vibrations at ‘work’ #Afrispora

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From The New Negro Movement to ‘The New Negroes’ starring Open Mike Eagle & Baron Vaughn, simply brilliant! [ACADEMIC FREESTYLE]

Afrispora™ on 04/24/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #alainlocke #baronvaughn #comedy #getdowncollective #harlemrenaissance #hiphop #newnegro #openmikeeagle #thenewnegroes

From The New Negro to The New Negroes ~ Alain Locke to MLK, Jr. to Michael Eagle + Baron Vaughn

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WELL DONE BRUH: Pat Mahomes II = Pre-Super Bowl champion QB [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

Afrispora™ on 11/05/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #athletics #patmahomesii

UPDATE!!! – SUPER BOWL CHAMP ALREADY THOUGH = AMAZINGLY GREAT FROM THE START!!! All this Kaepernick wackness has caused my viewership and thus the analysis of the NFL to be off QUITE a bit.  The full proof is that I am just now blogging about Pat Mahomes being a Bruh! I remember hearing and seeing … Read More

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Dang, bruh! RIP Mac Miller (Updated + Fixed 8/7/19) [SALUTE!]

Afrispora™ on 09/08/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #macmiller

Props since you popped on the tellie with my folks, Anderson .Paak…But when I heard/saw him flowing the “Hip 2 Da Game” track by Lord Finesse, I knew he was official hip hop with it. when I was in the DMV for graduate school at Howard University (M.A. in History, Africa focus) I felt fresher … Read More

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Cyberarchiving since 2005 via Afrispora

Afrispora™ on 04/22/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #cybercapital #drclaybornesayings

Here is a TOO LONG A COMPILATION COMPILATION..of Inspirational stuff…Restaurant Chillouts, +park gatherings, bonfires, meetups at FREE musical events… Trying my best to have a calendar up by June, if possible sooner…in the meantime enjoy FIVE COMMON ARCHIVING MISTAKES

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SALUTE! ~ Black Panther’s director: ‘Brotha Kofi’ Ryan Coogler

Afrispora™ on 04/10/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #africa #blackpanther #director

Kofi is Ryan Coogler’s Akan Day Name. Like mine is Kwame (Saturday born), Kofi indicates that he was born on a Friday in 1986 in his case. Each day carries a variety of attributable spiritual (thus behavioral) traits. He is symbolically my/our folks now, so he gets a nickname as a term of endearment. Asante … Read More

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LIFE ANTHEMS! ~ Breathe – Something/StellaR

Afrispora™ on 04/08/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #afrisporamindstate #flyinglotus

The dopeness I feel listening to this, I have to share…how do it hit you Makes me wanna Freestyle dance EVERY TIME … become “Funky Pretzel”, my dancer name I just made up, ha All the best, Dr. Clayborne

"Connecting Those...Connected! ~ Since 2005

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4hero pick n’ mix (STUMBLED UPONS)

Afrispora™ on 03/08/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #4hero #deejaymusic #remix

On the commute home after teaching African-American history at Santa Monica College I thought to search for my favorite duo’s music on Soundcloud and voila! Enjoy, I know I am going to fully!!!! #DrClayborneSayings #Globalspora

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LIVE INSPIRED! ~ Blu Matic Beats

Afrispora™ on 01/27/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #andersonpaak #blumatic #blumaticbeats #frankocean #kendricklamar #typebeats

IWOW what a find today…the joint “Ocean Breeze” even brought forth tears as I am dealing with some MAJOR life challenges that have me “off my square” as I have heard said but it was therapeutic to be thankful to be reflective and self-care via music as I have subconsciously and consciously been doing ALL … Read More

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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Newly Discovered 1964 MLK Speech

Afrispora™ on 01/15/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #democracynow #london #martinlutherkingjr #newspeech

Giving due honor and reflectiveness to my life and our lives… …his words TOO OFTEN seems to fit KWAME NKRUMAH & MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ETERNAL RESPECT!  Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne

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OPEN MIKE EAGLE (AFRISPORA TV)

Afrispora™ on 12/07/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #americorps #chicago #hiphop #leimertpark #loveatfirstsightwitness #openmikeeagle #southernillinoisuniversity #special #transafricaforum #westlacollege

Righteous Mike, Appreciate you…from the 4Real H.O.P. Institute to present. Cool, did not know, now I do. Glad I found these… #4RealHOP #Afrispora All the best old friend, Dr. Clayborne Another dope blog on my brother. !!!, Dr. Clayborne Santa Monica College + Los Angeles Southwest College + Afrispora.com + Youtube.com/Afrispora +instagram/Afrispora + Afrispora.bandcamp.com + … Read More

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Nasheed x Sa Neter [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 09/03/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #nasheed #saneter #unity

Brotha Tariq Nasheed Interviewed by Sa Neter left some nuggets and identified so ‘boulders’ to crushed and moved out the way. Where here is #2 … peep the title for #3 though, yup on target. Respect all around, Dr. Clayborne

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FINDS WHILE DIGGIN (FWD) & ANCESTRAL WISDOM: ~ Black Male Beats

Afrispora™ on 07/14/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #blackmale #findswhilediggin

This could easily be an official Afrispora.com commissioned piece of music art. That is the highest compliment  I could give. Listen to Africa Fashion Guide – (Music Mix By Blackmale Beats) by Blackmale Beats #np on #SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/blackmale-beats/africa-fashion-guide-music-mix

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STUMBLE UPONS ~ Fela Kuti Vs. De La Soul – Fela Soul (2011)

Afrispora™ on 07/14/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #delasoul #felakuti

I believe I heardthis track out right or maybe even a track off of this on a ‘mashup’, which emcompassed a lot of similar views and music culture sensibilities. Well, whatever happened exactly pre-Stroke?, I am so happy for this musical gem that was gifted somehow to me on a fitting day. Respect and happy … Read More

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SALUTE!~”Earthquake Raps” ~ Oxygen Eternal

Afrispora™ on 06/30/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #aotaradiodjangobenvera #benvera #kpfk

“We kick Earthquake Raps” – Oxygen Eternal (Django Craig), also catch him on AOTA Radio (Early A.M. on 90.7 FM -Los Angeles) Listen in on the site immediately after listening to a personal favorite greatly my public bus rides to and fro teaching introductory yet UC-transferable history courses at Los Angeles Southwest College,  Santa Monica … Read More

Academics, Africa, Black history, Cellphone Blogs, European, IF I, mUSIC, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), United Kingdom, Ye Tumi Academy

SALUTE! ~ Dego mix on Gilles Peterson Worldwide

Afrispora™ on 06/21/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #4hero #worldwide

~Yes, I am a South-Central Los Angeles native that is a Anglophile musically at least….Thanks to my ear since a young person listening to the David Bowie my Mama was playing to watching the Eurythmics, Duran Duran, Boy George and such on MTV to chilling to Spandeau Ballet as my spun the record while we … Read More