Category Archives: Open Thread

Sunday Open Thread | Sidney Poitier Week

Celebrating Sidney Poitier Humanitarian and Civil Rights advocate. Sidney Poitier “predicts” Barack Obama (1967) Oprah’s Dinner of a Lifetime with Sidney Poitier (Part 1-4) August 12, 2009 President Barack Obama honors Sidney Poitier with the Presidential Medal of Freedom

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#FreddieGray Rally

WATCH LIVE: Baltimore protest and rally over death of Freddie Gray http://t.co/Xp7WnMy0AL pic.twitter.com/LwzdRp2D8n — NBC News (@NBCNews) April 25, 2015

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Saturday Open Thread | Sidney Poitier Week

Have a great weekend everyone! We continue with Mr. Sidney Poitier Week! In the Heat of the Night Clips Buck and the Preacher Love this movie! Buck and the Preacher is a 1972 American Western film starring Sidney Poitier as … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Sidney Poitier Week

Today’s featured movie is A Patch of Blue and Uptown Saturday Night! Wiki: A Patch of Blue is a 1965 American drama film directed by Guy Green about the relationship between a black man, Gordon (played by Sidney Poitier), and … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Sidney Poitier Week

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! We hope you’re enjoying Sidney Poitier week with 3 Chics. To Sir, With Love To Sir, with Love is a 1967 British drama film, starring Sidney Poitier, that deals with social and racial issues in an … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Sidney Poitier

  More Sidney! Today’s feature is Lilies of the Field. Wiki: Lilies of the Field is a 1963 film adapted by James Poe from the 1962 novel with the same name by William Edmund Barrett, and stars Sidney Poitier, Lilia … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Sidney Poitier Week

Hello Everyone! This week 3 Chics is featuring the life and works of Sir Sidney Poitier. Mr. Poitier is a man of dignity, grace, a man of enormous courage and conviction, who in my opinion, never sold out to Hollywood. … Continue reading

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