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My Buddy Christian

These are some pics of my son (and sometimes me included), Christian Charles, or Chris, for short.  Chris turned 11 years old on January 7, 2008 and is the best friend anyone could have.  

 

Chris -- Christmas 2008

 

Chris's 6th grade pic -- September, 2008

 

 

Chris's 4th grade pic -- September, 2006.

 

Chris, looking towards his future!! -- July, 2006

 

Chris, getting his head shaved -- June, 2006

 

Chris on the tennis courts -- June, 2006

 

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Chris' first pair of glasses -- April, 2004

 

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Studio pictures taken December, 2003 

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Christian's most recent school picture -- Hal Smith Elementary School, Las Vegas, NV, November, 2002 

 

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Head Start Graduation Picture -- Trinity U.C.C./Denton Brooks Head Start, Chicago, Il, April, 2002

 

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Other Head Start Picture - Trinity U.C.C./Denton Brooks Head Start, Chicago, Il, April, 2002

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Varied Pics with Chris 

July and August, 2004

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Throwing water balloons

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Giving me a balloon

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Running for his life 

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Just threw one

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Planning his next move

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Caught a bug

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Stalking bugs

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Looking for more bugs

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Teaching Dad how to throw a football

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Being silly

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Time to water the lawn

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Time to get wet

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Trying out the new toothbrush

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Being silly, as usual

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With the new Spy Cam

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Lucinda, Chuck and Chris at lunch

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Chris playing the bongos with my head

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Lucinda and Chris

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Chuck, Chris and Mickey Mouse, Michigan Avenue, Chicago

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Chris at Chuck at Gallery 57, Chicago

 

 

Kids of the Rebels

 

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Top row: Mark Brown, Chuck Smoot, Chuck Jackson

Bottom row: Jordan Brown, Christian Smoot, Arianna Jackson

Outside the Rainforest Cafe, April 2004, Chicago

 

  

 

Various Pics

These are just some various pics of me and some of my friends, family, frat brothers, the occasional celebrity and others that I know.  Enjoy!

Me and Chris

December 2008

Me

December 2008

Me

October 2008

Left to right -- Bro. Jody McMillan, Me and Bro. Greg Chapman

18th Annual House Music Reunion Picnic, Chicago, IL

July 5, 2008

Left to Right -- Denese France, Eric France and me.

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July 5, 2008

Me and Diane Hawkins (my high school prom date)

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July 5, 2008

Me and Bro. Kevin Johnson

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July 5, 2008

Me and Chris (he's hiding behind me)

18th Annual House Music Reunion Picnic, Chicago, IL

July 5, 2008

Me and Christian

July 5, 2008

Me and my cousin -- Bro. Claude Wells.  Chicago, May, 2008.

FINALLY!! -- Me and Amy, Chicago, July, 2007

Me and Chris, July, 2007

Reading scripture, Bedford, KY, January 20, 2007

Four of the Rebels -- L to R -- Chuck Smoot, Chuck Jackson, Tim Jackson and Mark Brown -- Chicago, July, 2006

At the 16th Annual House Music Reunion Picnic, July, 2006

Me and Bro. Dr. Cornel West, University of Chicago, March, 2006

Deuce and Anchor -- Me and Tim Jackson, July, 2006

Three of the Rebels: Me, Alan Washington, and Mark Brown, Theta Chapter 96th Anniversary Celebration, Steellife Galleries, Chicago, February, 2006

The Brothers of Greater Theta Chapter, Theta Chapter 96th Anniversary Celebration, Steellife Galleries, Chicago, February, 2006

The Brothers of Greater Theta Chapter, Theta Chapter 96th Anniversary Celebration, Steellife Galleries, Chicago, February, 2006

The First Family of Theta:

Back Row -- L to R -- Ademola Palmer ('05), Chuck Smoot ('87), Kevin Johnson ('85)
Middle Row - L to R -- Russell Austin ('79), Reginald Cantave ('04)
Front Row - L to R -- Jamar Habtemariam ('03), Stephen Vaughn ('99)

Theta Chapter 96th Anniversary Celebration, Steellife Galleries, Chicago, February, 2006

Three of the Rebels, Take 2: Me, Alan Washington, and Chuck Jackson, Theta Chapter 96th Anniversary Celebration, Steellife Galleries, Chicago, February, 2006

"Father" and "Son": Me and Kevin Johnson, Theta Chapter 96th Anniversary Celebration, Steellife Galleries, Chicago, February, 2006

Trying to relearn how to breathe -- Me, Denver, Co., March 2005

The Coldest and Oldest Family in Theta -- plus one wanna be

Family plus one: L to R  Damien Murray (Theta 02), Kevin Johnson (Theta 85), Me, Jamar Habtemariam (Theta 03), Boyede Sobitan (Theta 03), Stephen Vaughn (Theta 99)

The First Family of Theta -- Kevin, Me, Stephen - Bar Louie, Hyde Park - Chicago, September, 2005

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Best Friends for Life -- Me and my sister Lucinda, July, 2004

The Thrillers of Manilla, The Hooty Cat Killers!!!!!!!!!

The Brothers of Theta Chapter -- Theta Chapter Probate Show, University of Illinois at Chicago, April 15, 2003

It's a Family Thang, You Wouldn't Understand

Part of the Oldest Family Line in Theta Chapter -- L to R: Kevin Johnson (Theta 85), Damien Murray (Theta 02), Chuck Smoot (Theta 87), Jamar Habtemariam (Theta 03), Stephen Vaughn (Theta 99) -- Theta Chapter Probate Show, University of  Illinois at Chicago, April 15, 2003

Spring 1987 Fleet -- Soror Lauren Lowery, Me, Soror Dr. Regina Spellers, Theta Chapter 95th Anniversary Celebration, February, 2005

Ain't nuthin but a Deuce thang, baby........

Three Deuces -- L to R: Me, Ambrose Jackson (Theta 03), and Kevin Johnson (Theta 85)

Sam is the reason we had to leave Morehouse! :-)

A BIG surprise:  L to R: Chuck Jackson, Bro. Sam McKelton (Renowned singer and Morehouse Man -- where we met), and me, Summer 2002

The Two Chucks

The Two Chucks -- Me and my ship and best friend, Chuck J. , February 12, 2000 (and no, he's really not taller than me -- I just had bad posture that day!).

The Rebels Christmas Get Together -- L to R: Our Dean Jody McMillan, Mark Brown, Keith Wright, Chuck Jackson, Chuck Smoot, Alan Washington -- and with us in spirit, Tim Jackson, December 29, 2000.

My Oldest and Bestest Friend :)

Me and my sister, Lucinda, on my birthday, June 6, 1999, Chicago, Illinois

A sad, sad day

This is me at the close of one of my favorite Chicago spots.  Long live the memory of the 

House of Tiki

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Living it up!!  The men formerly known as the Chicago Professional Alliance:  l to r: Me, Marvin Carter and Eric France.  Ocho Rios, Jamaica, December, 1998.

The Coldest Ship in Alpha

It's a Rebel Thang! The Six Invincible Rebels of Destruction.  Left to right: Alan Washington, Tim Jackson, Mark Brown, Chuck Smoot, Keith Wright, Chuck Jackson, May 16, 1988.

Yes, there is no hair anywhere on my face

Under duress!!  My Sphinxman Pledge Show, May 9, 1987, Ascot Hotel, Chicago, Illinois.

 

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