September 25, 2017

Monday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! (Originally published on March 9, 2015) Now when it comes to African American jazz bandleaders, the first names that come to mind are Duke Ellington, Count Bassie, Chick Webb and Cab Calloway. But let me tell ya, … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: The richest black communities in the U.S.

Mitchellville is a upper-middle-class African-American community in  Prince Georges County, Maryland. The average family income of this town is $118,022.   Residents of Mitchellville take tremendous pride in their friendly community and beautiful … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African American Ghost Stories III

GOOD MORNING POU! An oldie but goodie.....   "THE LEGEND OF BIG LIZ" … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African American Ghost Stories II

GOOD MONDAY MORNING POU! This week's series will be devoted to African-American Ghost Stories.   "THE LEGEND OF BIG LIZ" … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Resorts II

GOOD MORNING, POU! We continue our series on African-American Owned Resorts...   HIGHLAND BEACH Highland Beach, Maryland   … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! Now when it comes to African American jazz bandleaders, the first names that come to mind are Duke Ellington, Count Bassie, Chick Webb and Cab Calloway. But let me tell ya, the sistas could swing, too! This week we're gonna … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African-American Ghost Stories

GOOD MONDAY MORNING POU! This week's series will be devoted to African-American Ghost Stories.   "THE LEGEND OF BIG LIZ" From Mongoose of Mystery: There are several different versions of this story: sometimes it's said to have happened … [Read more...]