September 1, 2014

Open Thread

Monday Open Thread: Happy Labor Day!

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In this week’s address, the President wished Americans a happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic progress we’ve made, and reaffirmed his commitment to accelerate our progress and ensure that our growing economy fuels a strong … [Read more...]

Sunday Afternoon Thread: Football is BACK!

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It's here! The 2014 NFL season gets under way on Thursday, Sept 4th! POU will once again have a season long contest to see which Obot can most accurately predict the winners each week. Oh, and this year......PRIZES! … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the White House honored two important anniversaries, for Women's Rights and Civil Rights, and the President announced new actions to improve access to quality healthcare for veterans. … [Read more...]

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Keith Sweat Week

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In 1992, Keith Sweat discovered the group Silk, and helped craft their debut album, Lose Control, which hit #7 on the Billboard 200 album chart. The album's single "Freak Me", co-written and co-produced by Sweat, hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 on … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Slave Rebellions

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GOOD MORNING P.O.U.!   THE BAPTIST WAR Jamaica … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: Keith Sweat Week

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Twisted feat Kut Klose … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Slave Rebellions

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HAPPY FRIDAY, PRAGOBOTS!   THE NEW YORK CONSPIRACY OF 1741 … [Read more...]