Daily Archives: January 17, 2012

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Honor the 2011 World Series Champions St. Louis Cardinals

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Scott Walker RECALL: Wisconsin Democrats Collect Requied Signatures To Force Recall Election

PSSST…. GOVERNOR SCOTT WALKER!  WISCONSINITES DELIVER ONE MILLION SIGNATURES There have been just two successful gubernatorial recalls in the nation’s history — against California Gov. Gray Davis in 2003 and North Dakota Gov. Lynn Frazier in 1921. 540,000 signatures are required … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, First Lady Michelle Obama!

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Happy 70TH Birthday, Muhamad Ali: YOU’RE THE GREATEST!

Recap of the facts: Wiki: Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.; January 17, 1942) is an American former professional boxer,[1] philanthropist[2] and social activist.[2] Considered a cultural icon, Ali was both idolized and vilified.[3][4] Originally known as Cassius Clay, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread

Showtime at the Apollo The Apollo Theater in New York City is one of the oldest and most famous music halls in the United States, and the most famous club associated almost exclusively with African-American performers. It is listed on … Continue reading

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