March 28, 2017

Open Thread

Monday Afternoon Thread: Duran Duran Week

Union Of The Snake … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African Americans In The Gilded Age

Good Morning POU! Let's talk about The Gilded Age. The Gilded Age in United States history is the late 19th century, from the 1870s to about 1900. The term for this period came into use in the 1920s and 1930s and was derived from writer … [Read more...]

Sunday Afternoon Thread: Duran Duran Week

Here ya go MsKitty! 80s videos from the Brits are the best! Why? Because they make absolutely no sense. They would film anywhere with no care if the scenes matched what they're singing. Lots of body paint and an exotic animal (a huge snake, or big … [Read more...]

Sunday Brunch Thread with Goapele

Good Sunday Morning POU! Goapele (born Goapele Mohlabane July 11, 1977), is an American soul and R&B singer-songwriter. Her name means to move forward in Setswana, a Southern African language. Goapele's South African father Douglas … [Read more...]

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Meshell Ndegeocello

The duet with Mellencamp (Wild Nights, posted yesterday) reminded me how much I love her smooth warm voice. Let's feature her this Saturday afternoon. If That's Your Boyfriend (He Wasn't Last Night) … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Blacks and the Mormon Church

This week's open tread themes have focused on Blacks and their participation in the Mormon church.  Thirty-five days after  the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ended its ban on blacks in its priesthood, still haunts many African-American … [Read more...]

Friday Evening Thread: Today Was A Good Day

TGIF POU! Remind their asses Pete Souza! REMIND THEM! … [Read more...]