May 24, 2017

NFL Weekly Winners and Week 8 Picks

(ya just had to go and ruin it for me huh Ravens? UGH!) The winner for Week 7 is......................................................................................... AsiangrrlMN!!! WAS @ CAR SEA @ CLE ATL @ … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African-American Shoe Designers

Good Morning Obots! *secret handshake* Today's featured designer: Samanta Joseph of Samanta Shoes When Samanta Joseph graduated with a degree in information technology several New York companies wanted her for their team.  It would have been … [Read more...]

Wednesday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

Have You Seen This Beautiful Little Girl? News: Tips are pouring in to police from all over regarding Jhessye Shockley, the 5-year-old Glendale, Ariz., kindergartner reported missing two weeks ago, authorities tell The Arizona Republic. None has … [Read more...]

POU Weekly Health Thread: But They’re Cute!

This week, as I have been highlighting African-American shoe designers, I started to think about the many pairs of shoes that I own...that literally abuse me if I attempt to walk in them for more than 5 yards. So it comes as no shock, to learn that … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African-American Shoe Designers

Good Morning Obots! *secret handshake* Today, enjoy the artistry of shoe designer Candra Palmer Unlike most designers, Candra Palmer didn’t spend her youth sketching and daydreaming about her own label.   She was into computers and after … [Read more...]

I Am Not Disappointed

On October 8, 2011, Democrats Abroad France held an event titled  "Voices for Obama" at the Nikki Diana Marquandt Gallery in Paris. One of the speakers was the American author Jake Lamar. This clip is a shortened version of his talk. (Recorded at the … [Read more...]

Tuesday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

Next Time You Stop By Atlanta, I'mma Need You To Stop By Gladys Knight's And Pick Up A Midnight Train Special With The Yams News: Before President Barack Obama met with celebrities in Hancock Park on Monday night, he made a quick stop at Roscoe's … [Read more...]