Mike Burke

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Legendary DC Radio/Media Personality Mike Burke is originally from West Palm Beach, Florida, started his radio career while still in high school. A local station, WIRK, put Mike to work on their “High School News” segment as a reporter. After graduation, it was off to Howard University to study Broadcast Management. Mike worked at the student-run campus station WHBC initially as an announcer, then as program director. Burke enjoyed a successful 34-year career in Washington radio working for United Broadcasting Co, Radio Broadcast Communications, Inc., Radio One, Metro Networks and Bonneville International. Recently, a freelance air personality with Howard University’s WHUR and Hubbard Broadcasting’s WTOP, Mike worked in Newsroom Technical Operations and Traffic & Transit Dept. as a Traffic Anchor & Reporter.
 
 

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Tyler Perry Shares Thoughts About His New Studio and Hollywood
Tyler Perry is the personified example of  “The American Dream”. His meteoric rise to fame and independent wealth has been just short of extraordinary. Perry is unapologetic about the content of stage plays, television shows nor his films. He shares stories about the African American experience. Here’s what he had to say…..~mb

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Los Angeles Sparks Fire GM For Using Racial Slur
On Friday, the Los Angeles Sparks General Manager Penny Toler was fired only a day after a report said she used the “N  -word” during an ill-advised attempt to pump up her team after a loss in the WNBA playoffs. Toler’s firing ends a 20-year tenure in Los Angeles in which the Sparks won three […]

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Key Witness in Guyger Trial Shot and Killed
This is BIZARRE as it could possibly get. A key witness in the trial of the ex-Dallas police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man in his own apartment is dead. According to The Dallas Morning News, Joshua Brown, 28, was killed around 10:30 p.m. on Friday. Brown was the neighbor of Botham […]

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Here Comes A “Family Matters” Reboot
Recently, reboots of our favorite shows from the past have become very popular. For example  Full House, Will & Grace, and there’s talks of reboots of Living Single.  Rumor has it, there just might be a Family Matters reboot coming as well! Too Fab reports Darius McCrary, the actor who played Eddie Winslow on the 90s […]

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A Judge Does The Unthinkable at a Murder Trial
Amber Guyger was as arrested and charged with the murder of Botham Jean while he sat in his underwear eating ice cream inside his apartment. Geiger a former police officer was charged and found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of this young African-American man. The first hug was stunning enough — a young […]

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