by Chris Stevenson

In view of recent events involving NFL tight end Aaron Hernandez of the New England Patriots, I feel that some black and Hispanic pro-athletes not only need to stay away from people places and things, but make an honest effort to act like you are too good to associate with your old homies from the block, or old street gang you used to run with. I mean to purposely steer clear of this type of element and the behaviors associated with such people.

Hernandez is only 23, and just like that he threw his life away, doing a very dumb thing; pretend to be a “gangster.” read more