Daily Archives: February 1, 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama visits Inglewood California to promote food access

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Don Cornelius “Soul Train” creator dies at age 75

The New York Times Don Cornelius, the producer and television host who created the television dance show “Soul Train,” was found shot dead in his Los Angeles home on Wednesday morning, and detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department were … Continue reading

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First Lady Michelle Obama On The Tonight Show With Jay Leno

3CHICS LOVES FLOTUS!!!

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African American History: Oscar Micheaux

Oscar Devereaux Micheaux (January 2, 1884 – March 25, 1951) was an American author, film director and independent producer of more than 44 films. Although the short-lived Lincoln Motion Picture Company produced some films, he is regarded as the first … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Dennis Emmanuel Brown (February 1, 1957 – July 1, 1999) was a Jamaican reggae singer. During his prolific career, which began in the late 1960s when he was aged eleven, he recorded more than 75 albums and was one of … Continue reading

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