As Ben Carson begins his run for the 2016 Republican nomination—he officially announced his campaign on Monday at a music hall in Detroit—it’s easy to compare him with Herman Cain, the last black American to play presidential politics in the GOP. Show More Summary
Ben Carson made an unusual musical choice as he officially announced his presidential bid Monday at the Detroit Music Hall. To set the scene, Carson had a gospel choir perform an a cappella rendition of "Lose Yourself" by Eminem, who also spent much of his childhood in Detroit. Show More Summary
"I'm Ben Carson and I'm a candidate for president of the United States," said the Christian neurosurgeon, 63, in his native Detroit Monday morning. He may not have the pedigree, the experience or the political machine to compete seriously...Show More Summary
Round three of Paradigm Underground afterparties with Ryan Crosson, Lee Foss, and Nick Bassett.
To celebrate May the 4th, Detroit electronic wizard Celldweller has released a sick cover/interpretation of “The Imperial March”, the sinister theme that always hinted at bad tidings in the Star Wars universe. The Detroit-based artist, who also co-founded and owns his own record label, FiXT, has written music for an array of films, television shows, […]
Dr. Ben Carson, a retired neurosurgeon and conservative folk hero, announced Monday he will seek the Oval Office. Carson made the announcement at the Charles Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, his hometown. Before Carson took the stage, a gospel choir, entertained the crowd with gospel renditions of popular music. Show More Summary
Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday.
That's how Joe Jervis described the campaign kickoff event of the former brain surgeon and current anti-gay hater. It took place earlier today in Detroit. Here's the video: I'm gonna take Joe's word for the color guard, the gospel choir, the Christian quintet, and Mrs. Show More Summary
Dr. Ben Carson, who announced he's running for president from Detroit, is seen as a relatively conservative candidate by the media and some in the Republican Party. Yet his Southern Baptist Convention snub shows that he's still too liberal for some conservatives that he badly needs to win to get the GOP nomination. Dr. Show More Summary
DETROIT -- If Ben Carson wants you to know anything from his presidential announcement here Monday, it’s that he’s not your typical candidate. “I’m not a politician,” he said just moments after taking the stage in his hometown to announce, “I’m Ben Carson and I’m a candidate for president for the United States.” And it […]
On Monday at a campaign event in Detroit, Michigan, Dr. Ben Carson made the announcement his supporters have long been waiting for. “I’m Ben...
Tea Party darling Ben Carson officially tossed his bible into the 2016 presidential race this morning in a Detroit speech that was preceded by a glory hallelujah star-spangled Jesus frenzy that included a color guard, a gospel choir, and performance by a Christian vocal quintet who sang God Bless America the Battle Hymn Of The Republic. Show More Summary
Benjamin Solomon "Ben" Carson is an African American who grew up poor in Detroit and rose to become Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins, Maryland. He is the author of “One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future.”
Circa 1906. "Railway station at Weirs -- Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
Dr. Ben Carson launched his 2016 presidential campaign in Detroit on Monday morning. So, naturally, there was a gospel choir performance of hometown favorite Eminem's "Lose Yourself" anthem from the film 8 Mile. While there is nothing...Show More Summary
The Detroit News says: Dr. Ben Carson kicked off his presidential campaign launch Monday morning with a half-hour breakfast speech to supporters that touched on everything from the recent riots in Baltimore to brain surgery and creationism.
DETROIT (AP) — Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision of the nation as "a place of dreams" where people can thrive when freed from an overbearing government.
The Republican field of candidates continues to widen. Retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson is expected to make a major announcement at an event tomorrow in his hometown of Detroit. But in an exclusive interview tonight, Dr. Carson tells our National Correspondent Jeff Barnd he is in the race for the White House in 2016. Show More Summary
By Mark Mix, The Detroit News Americans regularly join and form clubs, civic associations and church groups, to say nothing of the countless other organizations that rely on little more than the enthusiasm and support of their membe...
Dr. Ben Carson, who is very good at being a neurosurgeon but doesn’t seem to have other strengths, officially announces his candidacy to lose to Hillary Clinton in Detroit today, but whoops, guess he couldn’t keep the “secret” any longer, because he “leaked” the news to WHAM ABC 13 in Rochester on Sunday. Show More Summary