July 1, 2016

Friday Open Thread: Historic Pop Culture Moments

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Happy Friday POU! It is probably the epitome of irony that the most historic, iconic performances of the National Anthem, are performances by African-Americans. Jimi Hendrix, Woodstock 1969 “The moment when he played ‘The Star-Spangled … [Read more...]

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Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Grammy Winners Week

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1994 Record of the Year - I Will Always Love You … [Read more...]

Tuesday Afternoon Thread: Tis The Season!

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Who Would Imagine A King … [Read more...]

Sunday Gospel Brunch Open Thread: Happy Easter!

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Happy Easter POU!  “Easter Monday: An African-American Tradition.” As far back as 1891, black families would come in their Easter clothing to the National Zoo the Monday after Easter. Some said that it was because the black families of the past … [Read more...]

Sunday Afternoon Thread: 10 Days To Christmas!

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Patti Labelle - Oh Holy Night … [Read more...]

Friday Evening Thread: “Trayvon Martin could have been me, 35 years ago”

Thank you Mr. President You can read the full remarks here. … [Read more...]

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Duets!

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Whitney Houston & Jermaine Jackson - If You Say My Eyes Are Beautiful … [Read more...]