Daily Archives: February 8, 2013

When The Person Going “Rogue” is a Brotha

Good looking brotha.  Damn, why couldn’t LAPD done right by him? I got this from my friend the Field Negro this morning.  And just like Field, I don’t like it when one of ours goes rogue. But, I guess if … Continue reading

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African American History | Whitney Houston | The most awarded female recording artist of all time

Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American recording artist, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, the Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time.[1] Houston was one of … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread

Today’s trailblazer is Cicely Tyson. Cicely Tyson (born December 19, 1933) is an American actress. A successful stage actress, Tyson is also known for her Oscar-nominated role in the film Sounder and the television movies The Autobiography of Miss Jane … Continue reading

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