May 30, 2015

Open Thread

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Whodini Week

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Saturday Open Thread: African American Military Heroes

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Good Morning POU! Today's featured honoree was a United States Army Captain and the first African-American commissioned officer to receive the Medal of Honor. Riley L. Pitts Riley Leroy Pitts was born in Fallis, Oklahoma. He attended … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: Whodini Week

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Funky Beat … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African American Military Heroes

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TGIF POU! Today's featured heroes all received the Medal of Honor for their actions during the Civil War. "Once let the black man get upon his person the brass letter, U.S., let him get an eagle on his button, and a musket on his shoulder … [Read more...]

Thursday Afternoon Thread: Whodini Week

NEW YORK - 1987: Hip hop group "Whodini" pose for a 1987 portrait in New York City, New York. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

One Love … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Military Heroes

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Good Morning POU! Today's Medal of Honor hero was also an honoree as "Badass of the Week" for his bravery in Vietnam. Charles C. Rogers Charles Rogers joined the U.S. Army through the Army ROTC program at West Virginia State College (now … [Read more...]

Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Whodini Week

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Five Minutes of Funk … [Read more...]