Daily Archives: February 11, 2012

Whitney Houston Dead at the Age of 48

I am stunned. I mean, we all know about her demons, but I’m stunned. She was THE VOICE. People throw around ‘gift from God’, but, let’s be honest, Whitney Houston’s voice was a ‘gift’. SO many female ‘singers’ these days … Continue reading

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First Lady Michelle Obama Visits the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

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First Lady Michelle Obama speaks at a “Let’s Move” event at Northland Church in Longwood, Florida

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First Lady Michelle Obama Visits TV cooking show “Top Chef” in Dallas, Texas

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African-American History-Famous Authors: Phillis Wheatley

From Women In History: NAME: Phillis Wheatley DATE OF BIRTH: c. 1753-5 PLACE OF BIRTH: Gambia, Africa DATE OF DEATH: December, 1784 PLACE OF DEATH: Boston, Massachusetts as a result of childbirth FAMILY BACKGROUND: Phillis Wheatley was a slave child … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

The Deele (pronounced /deal/) is an American 80s R&B band from Cincinnati, Ohio, originally consisting of Indianapolis native Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds along with Antonio “L.A.” Reid, Carlos “Satin” Greene, Darnell “Dee” Bristol, Stanley “Stick” Burke and Kevin “Kayo” Roberson. They … Continue reading

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