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Thursday Open Thread | Disco Week: The Bee Gees

Boogie….Boogie…..Boogie… Can’t do a Disco Week without The Bee Gees. The Bee Gees were a pop music group that was founded in 1958. The group’s line-up consisted of brothers Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb. The trio were successful for most … Continue reading

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To be Young, Gifted and Black – Congratulations Patrick Peoples!

hat tip-GLH From The Grio North Carolina teen accepted into 7 Ivy League schools by Janae Frazier, WECT | April 23, 2014 at 12:30 PM WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Thousands of students apply to Ivy League schools, but very few … Continue reading

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Just Because……Just Because We Love Lupita Nyong’o

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Wednesday Open Thread | Disco Week: The Village People

Get up and dance. The Village People is an American disco group that formed in the United States in 1977, well known for their on-stage costumes depicting American cultural stereotypes, as well as their catchy tunes and suggestive lyrics. Originally … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Disco Week: Chic

I don’t care what anyone says – I loved disco. The music was fun, and you could dance to it. Chic (/ˈʃiːk/ SHEEK; currently Chic featuring Nile Rodgers) is an American band that was organized during 1976 by guitarist Nile … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Disco Week: Various Artists

Thought we’d have some fun with disco this week. Disco is a genre of music that peaked in popularity in the late 1970s, though it has since enjoyed brief resurgences including the present day.[10] The term is derived from discothèque … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Hope you’re enjoying this weekend with family and friends.

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Saturday Open Thread

I hope you’re enjoying this weekend with family and friends. Published on Apr 4, 2014 This week, the President wrapped up a six day trip to Europe and Saudi Arabia, spoke on the success of the first open enrollment period … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Sting Week

I hope you have enjoyed this week with Sting.

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Thursday Open Thread | Sting Week

Hope you are enjoying Sting. 2000s The Emperor’s New Groove soundtrack was released with complete songs from the previous version of the film, which included Rascal Flatts and Shawn Colvin. The final single used to promote the film was “My … Continue reading

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