February 26, 2017

Open Thread

Saturday Afternoon Thread: James Ingram and Patti Austin Week

When You Love Someone - James Ingram & Anita Baker … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Another Set of Black History Factoids

Robert Nelson Cornelius Nix Jr. (July 13, 1928 – August 23, 2003) served as the Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court from 1984 to 1996. Nix was the first African-American Chief Justice of any state’s highest court, and the first African … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: James Ingram and Patti Austin Week

How Do You Keep The Music Playing … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Another Set of Black History Factoids

The Union Transportation Company was chartered on August 29, 1905, in response to Tennessee’s newly-imposed streetcar segregation law (July 1905) and a black boycott of the city’s main streetcar transportation system, the Nashville Transit Company. … [Read more...]

Thursday Afternoon Thread: James Ingram and Patti Austin Week

I Don't Have The Heart … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Another Set of Black History Factoids

The Wyoming Black Fourteen were African American members of the 1969 University of Wyoming (UW) football team who protested playing a game with Brigham Young University (BYU) because of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’s ban on black … [Read more...]

Wednesday Evening Thread: The Songwriters Hall Of Fame 2017 Inductees

Yeah, this is one helluva class WOW, I can't even start with Babyface and Jam & Lewis, that's ridiculous by itself. Songs credited to these lyrical geniuses will be the evening threads! The Love You Save - Berry Gordy … [Read more...]