Author Archives: rikyrah

The Michael Brown Murder in Ferguson, Missouri

Here is a new post about the murder of Michael Brown, the unarmed young man gunned down in Ferguson, Missouri. Trudy @thetrudz Follow [TW] After a lynching, the body left on tree for a while. 3 reasons. To make images … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

I hope you enjoy this weekend with family and friends.

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Saturday Open Thread

I hope you enjoy this weekend with family and friends. Published on Aug 8, 2014 This week, the President hosted about 50 African Heads-of-State for the first-ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, signed a bill to improve care for America’s veterans, and … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | The Jackson 5 Week

I hope you have enjoyed this week with The Jackson 5.  

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Thursday Open Thread | The Jackson 5 Week

Are you enjoying this week with The Jackson 5?  

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Wednesday Open Thread | The Jackson 5 Week

Let’s boogie with The Jackson 5.  

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Tuesday Open Thread | The Jackson 5 Week

We continue with The Jackson 5.

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Happy Birthday President Barack Obama!

Today is the birthday for the 44th President of the United States: Barack Hussein Obama II Happy Birthday, Mr. President!!  

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Monday Open Thread | The Jackson 5 Week

This week we will be entertained by the music of The Jackson 5. The Jackson 5 (later known as the The Jacksons) are an American popular music family group from Gary, Indiana. Formed in 1964 under the name The Jackson … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope you enjoy the weekend with family and friends.

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