October 13, 2015

Archives for September 2012

Sunday Afternoon Thread: 106 Yrs Old and Voting for President Obama

The last time Margaret Harris voted was in 1928—and the next time will be on November 6, 2012 for President Barack Obama. Margaret always encouraged her family to be educated citizens—a family that includes about 88 grandchildren and … [Read more...]

NFL Open Thread – Week 4


Any Cards fans in da house? … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch


GOOD MORNING POU!! As you enjoy your Sunday breakfast/brunch, check out the sounds of the fabulous Betty Carter....  "Don't Know Where My Man Is" … [Read more...]

Saturday Evening Thread: Romney’s Circus Of Lies

LMAO … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African Americans in Ballet


Happy Saturday Obots! This week we featured talented and beautiful ballet dancers. In my research I came across information on Dance for All, a nonprofit organization in South Africa that teaches disadvantaged, poor youth the art of ballet. The … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: Old Skool Friday

Welcome to the weekend! Now don't some of you try this - you're not 16 anymore, you can NOT move like this anymore. Just a warning!   … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African Americans in Ballet


TGIF!!! This week we've been featuring African Americans in the world of Ballet. Today's feature is a beautiful, graceful young woman whose journey is both heartbreaking and filled with wonderful promise. Michaela DePrince Against all odds, … [Read more...]