According to ESPN, there is dissension among the ranks of the Los Angeles Lakers. Not only are they losing their mega- star, captain and work dad, which is probably the best thing that can happen for the squad over the last 5 years, but now any possible kinmenship has been pissed on by D’Angelo Russell.
It never fails. An unarmed, undangerous person gets slaughtered reasonlessly by those sworn to protect and serve. As hands, heads, and hearts come together for prayer and personal upliftment, a voice from in the distant shouts “But y’all kill each other every day. What’s the big deal?”
I’ve been out of high school for roughly 20 years. In those 20 years I’m sure you can imagine the amount of life scenarios that I’ve had to duck, dodge, flip over, and barrel through.
The shooting of Walter Scott is nothing new.
Rest in peace, Demario Bailey.
According to various reports, last Saturday (December 13) in Chicago, IL., 15 year old Demario Bailey, along with his twin brother, Demacio, were on a stroll to a local basketball game when they were approached by a small group of individuals. Said individuals attempted to rob the boys, a scuffle ensued, & when the smoke cleared, Demario Bailey had been shot once in the chest. He died trying to defend & protect his brother.