June 26, 2017

Open Thread

Monday Open Thread: The Legacy and Works of Ophelia Settle Egypt

This week we will take a look at the works of Ophelia Settle Egypt. In the late 1920s, Ophelia Settle Egypt conducted some of the first and finest interviews with former slaves, setting the stage for the Works Progress Administration’s (WPA) … [Read more...]

Sunday Afternoon Thread celebrating Dad

Good Afternoon POU! We're still celebrating Dad, Granddads, Uncles, Step-dads, Play-dads, Brothers, Big Brothers, and all the men that make a positive difference! Wind Beneath My Wings - Eddie and Gerald Levert … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father's Day to all the dads, play-dads, uncles, cousins, step-dads, granddads, and all men loving and mentoring our youth! Just The Two Of Us … [Read more...]

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Today’s British R&B Songstresses

   Estelle - Break My Heart feat Rick Ross … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Black Beauty Pageant Winners

Shauntay Renae Hinton (born February 26, 1979) is an American actress and beauty queen who won the Miss USA 2002. Born and reared in her native Starkville, Mississippi, Shauntay Renae Hinton stepped into the national spotlight as Miss USA 2002. … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: Today’s British R&B Songstresses

  Estelle - Conqueror … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Black Beauty Pageant Winners

Nana Meriwether (born May 24, 1985) is a two-time NCAA All-American UCLA volleyball player and Miss USA 2012. She represented Maryland at Miss USA 2012 and finished as 1st runner-up. On December 19, 2012, after Olivia Culpo won Miss Universe 2012, … [Read more...]