May 25, 2015

Monday Open Thread: African American Military Heroes

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Good Morning POU! Today is Memorial Day and this week we will feature African American soldiers awarded the highest military honor, the Medal of Honor. This is our second feature of military heroes. You can revisit the first series by … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Scat and Bebop Singers

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Adelaide Louise Hall (October 1901 – November 1993) was an American-born UK-based jazz singer and entertainer. Her long career spanned more than 70 years from 1921 until her death and she was a major figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Hall entered the … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Scat and Bebop Singers

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This week's open thread will highlight the talents of some lesser know scat and bebop singers. Betty Carter (born Lillie Mae Jones, May 16, 1929 – September 26, 1998) was an American jazz singer known for herimprovisational technique, scatting … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African American Resorts II

GOOD MORNING POU! We hope you're enjoying your weekend! We conclude our series on African-American Owned Resorts with....   LINCOLN HILLS Gilpin County, Colorado … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African American Resorts II

HAPPY FRIDAY POU! We continue our series on African-American Owned Resorts....   PACIFIC BEACH CLUB Huntington Beach, California … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Resorts II

GOOD MORNING, POU! We continue our series on African-American Owned Resorts...   HIGHLAND BEACH Highland Beach, Maryland   … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African American Owned Resorts II

GOOD MORNING POU! We continue our series on African-American Owned Resorts.   EUREKA VILLA/VAL VERDE "The Black Palm Springs" … [Read more...]