September 23, 2017

Monday Open Thread: Madmen, Fade to Black

(Originally posted 11/2013) One of the most respected and innovative marketers in the industry, Michael Houston became the fifth Worldwide Chief Executive Officer of Grey Group in August 2017. He joined Grey New York in 2007. … [Read more...]

Sunday Afternoon Thread: Best Celebrity Appearances in R&B/Hip Hop Videos

This week's selections are R&B and HipHop music videos with actors and actresses (and models) starring in these mini movies of sorts. Each video will feature a familiar face as the love interest/protaganist of the song's theme. Beyonce in … [Read more...]

NFL Open Thread: Week Two

Bill Belichick: Lawrence Taylor could tell who was blocking him by the fear in their eyes Patriots coach Bill Belichick offered some fascinating insight into his old Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor that may be the best encapsulation of just … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Jazz Brunch

Maiden Voyage is the fifth album led by jazz musician Herbie Hancock, and was recorded by Rudy Van Gelder on March 17, 1965 for Blue Note Records.  It is a concept album aimed at creating an oceanic atmosphere. Many of the track titles refer to … [Read more...]

Saturday Afternoon Thread: Destiny’s Child Week

Bootylicious remix feat. Missy Elliott … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We conclude our series on African American Women Bandleaders with....   EVELYN BUNDY TAYLOR … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: Destiny’s Child Week

Girl … [Read more...]