Daily Archives: June 14, 2013

Friday Open Thread | Tony! Toni! Tone! | Throwback Week

Tony! Toni! Toné! is an American soul/R&B group from Oakland, California, popular during the late 1980s and early to mid-1990s. During the band’s heyday, it was composed of Dwayne Wiggins on lead vocals and guitar, his brother Raphael Saadiq (born … Continue reading

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State vs George Zimmerman in the Murder of Trayvon Martin (day 5)

(ABC) The Florida judge presiding over George Zimmerman’s murder trial reversed herself today and announced that the jurors will be sequestered for the trial. “The parties have, both sides have, stipulated that this trial will last between two and four … Continue reading

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