October 22, 2017

Open Thread

Friday Evening Thread: Let The Games Begin!

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Friday Afternoon Thread: FLOTUS on the Olympics, “They Know What They’re Doing”

Hey Mitt Romney! Take notes: "Oh, my goodness, the United Kingdom, they've had a phenomenal year. I mean, they've pulled off a major wedding, a Diamond Jubilee and now, the Olympics. They know what they're doing. So we're just excited to be here, … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread- Famous African Musicians

Ladysmith Black Mambazo is the group being spotlighted today.   Ladysmith Black Mambazo is a male choral group from South Africa that sings in the vocal styles of isicathamiya and mbube. They rose to worldwide prominence as a result of … [Read more...]

Thursday Afternoon Thread: ICYMI – President Obama Speaks at the Nat’l Urban League Convention

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Thursday Open Thread-Famous African Musicians

Continuing on with the weekly theme of Famous African Musicians, the group being highlighted today is Konono Nº1.   Konono Nº1 is a Grammy nominated musical group from Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo. They combine three electric … [Read more...]

Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Dedicated To #AngloSaxonHeritage

Yeaaah boiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii! … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread- Famous African Musicians

It's hump day P.O.U. Family. This week's open thread is dedicated to famous African Musicians.  K'naan (born Keinan Abdi Warsame  in 1978) is a Somali Canadian poet, rapper, singer, songwriter, and instrumentalist. He rose to prominence with the … [Read more...]