September 23, 2017


Friday Open Thread: Black Fitness Gurus

Hannah Bronfman (born October 26, 1987) is a DJ, model, and entrepreneur from Manhattan. She is the co-founder of Beautified, a mobile app for finding last-minute beauty services. Bronfman is also an investor in multiple restaurants, including Hotel … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Black Beauty Pageant Winners

Nana Meriwether (born May 24, 1985) is a two-time NCAA All-American UCLA volleyball player and Miss USA 2012. She represented Maryland at Miss USA 2012 and finished as 1st runner-up. On December 19, 2012, after Olivia Culpo won Miss Universe 2012, … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Black Beauty Pageant Winners

Crystle Danae Stewart (born September 20, 1981) is an American actress, TV Host, model, and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss USA 2008. Stewart portrays the character real estate agent Leslie Morris on the OWN/TBS comedy-drama television series … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African American Winemakers III

HAPPY FRIDAY, P.O.U. FAM!   RON AND CHARLAYNE GAULT Passages Wines South Africa  … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African American Winemakers III

HAPPY HUMP DAY, P.O.U.!   DR. DAWNA DARJEAN JONES Darjean Jones Wines Houston, TX … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Black Industrial Designers

OK, you may be like me and didn't really know what Industrial Design entailed...(or probably you do and I just be not knowing!) This week we'll feature furniture designers, appliance designers, typographers, graphic design...who knew? Did you ever … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African American Brewers and Breweries

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We conclude our series on African American Brewers and Breweries....   DREW FOX 18th Street Brewery   … [Read more...]