October 24, 2014

Arts and Culture

#TGIT Week 5: Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder


Last week, Annalise Keating (Viola Davis) uttered nine words that snatched errbody's edges AND kitchen! … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Passing


GOOD MONDAY MORNIN, P.O.U.! This week's series will take a look at Black people who have passed for white. It was inspired by this NPR article posted last week by fellow trustee Miranda: 'A Chosen Exile': Black People Passing In White … [Read more...]

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


GOOD SUNDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! As you get your Sunday breakfast/brunch on, enjoy the musical stylings of Randy Crawford live at the Baloise Session in Basel, Switzerland... … [Read more...]

#TGIT Week 4: Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder

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In last week's episode, Daddy Pope unleashed his inner Miss Celie from The Color Purple upon Jake.... … [Read more...]

2014 BET Hip Hop Awards Live Blog


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#TGIT Week 3: Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder


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Tuesday Open Thread: History of Black Motorcyclists


Ben Hardy, born Benjamin F. Hardy, was an African-American motorcycle engineer and chopper builder, who is best known for creating the customized choppers for the characters 'Captain America' and 'Billy' which featured in the 1969 Peter Fonda road … [Read more...]