April 19, 2015

Open Thread

Sunday Afternoon Thread: Classic TV Theme Songs Week


You asked for it, you got it! Those classic theme songs that we all love week! Today is totally nostalgia day for the old detective shows (they just don't make'em like they used too) Did you know that initially the Baretta theme song was an … [Read more...]

Sunday Musical Brunch: Porgy and Bess


Good Morning POU! Last week we featured some great movie musicals in the afternoon thread. Today we're gonna celebrate another classic that has been featured numerous times on broadway, film and stages around the world many times, the great … [Read more...]

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Movie Musicals Week


Ease On Down The Road … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: Movie Musicals Week


Love You I Do … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Black Cartoonists


Oliver Wendell Harrington was born on February 14, 1912, in Valhalla, NY, the son of an African-American father and a Jewish mother from Budapest. Growing up in the South Bronx, an ethnically diverse neighborhood, Harrington was early on sensitized … [Read more...]

Thursday Afternoon Thread: Movie Musicals Week


Taking A Chance On Love … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Black Cartoonists


Keith Knight is many things to many people–rapper, social activist, father and educator among them. He’s also one of the funniest and most highly regarded cartoonists in America, and the creator of three popular comic strips: the Knight Life, … [Read more...]