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Thursday Open Thread |Quiet Storm Week

Baker joined the group in 1975 and the group toured relentlessly until securing a deal with Ariola Records in 1979. The group’s first album, Chapter 8, was released that year and featured the singles “Ready for Your Love“, a duet … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread | Praise & Worship

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Jeff Roorda physically assaults a black woman in public meeting

What country is this where a man can BRAZENLY assault a woman in room filled with witnesses & NOT be arrested? Jeff Roorda got upset with the order of the meeting and physically assaulted a black woman. Do you all … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 490,000 times in 2014. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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Senator Pittypat of South Carolina Better Decide : A U.S. Senator or Member of the Israeli Knesset?

hat tip-SG2 Sen. Lindsey Graham to Netanyahu: Congress Will ‘Follow Your Lead’ During a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Sunday, incoming chair of the Senate Foreign Appropriations Committee Lindsey Graham (R-SC) told the foreign leader … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread | Holiday Spirit

O come, O come, Emmanuel is a translation of the Latin text (“Veni, veni, Emmanuel“) by John Mason Neale and Henry Sloane Coffin in the mid-19th century. It is a metrical version of a collation of various Advent Antiphons (the … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | Champaign

Champaign was a 1980s American R&B band with adult contemporary leanings, best known for their 1981 hit, “How ‘Bout Us“. The septet, who named themselves after their hometown of Champaign, Illinois, included Pauli Carman and Rena Jones (later Day) on … Continue reading

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