Last night when reporting on James Brown's death, one of the news reporters gave a little smirk when he mentioned that Al Sharpton thought of James brown as his father.
In his thought bubble you could see the words.. "There he goes again, jumping on the hot 'black' event."
The thing is, Al Sharpton is very closely connected to James Brown. He knew James Brown before anyone knew Al Sharpton existed.
Yesterday outside of the National Action Network's House of Justice Sharpton explained that he was close friends with James Brown's son, Teddy. more..