Daily Archives: February 18, 2012

Politico reporter confuses Wisconsin flag with labor union flag

Cognitive Dissidence Cognitive Dissidence Politico mistook the Wisconsin state flag as being the flag of Wisconsin Local 1848. Once they realized how stupid they looked, they deleted the post (which appears to be a common thing for Republicans). But thanks … Continue reading

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The Homegoing of Whitney Elizabeth Houston

The Houston family has been gracious enough to allow us to see the homegoing service for Whitney Houston. Come on in and join us. RIP, Whitney. Aretha Franklin Pay Tribute To Whitney Houston In The Black Church Style!

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African-American History-Famous Authors: Toni Morrison

The Biography of Toni Morrison Toni Morrison (b. February 18, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio) is a Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist, editor, and professor. Her novels are known for their epic themes, vivid dialogue, and richly detailed black … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Parliament was a funk band most prominent during the 1970s. It and its sister act Funkadelic, both led by George Clinton, began the funk music culture of that decade. Parliament was originally The Parliaments, a doo-wop vocal group based at … Continue reading

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President Obama Tours the Boeing 787 Dreamliner airplane production facility in Everett, Washington

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