Daily Archives: August 23, 2013

Video | President Obama’s CNN Interview with Chris Cumo

PRESIDENT OBAMA: “Congress Has Two Jobs, But Too ‘Worried About’ ‘Rush Limbaugh’ to Do Them.” Transcript of interview & other segments of it on this link.

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Adam Pollock Saved Zimmerman’s Life

(Cross posted from Blackbutterfly7.wordpress.com) George Zimmerman told Adam Pollock that he helped save his life. Adam Pollock, the 43-year-old owner of Kokopelli’s Gym in Longwood, Fla. where Zimmerman trained in grappling and boxing, was arrested March 11, 2013 and awaits … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | 1963 March on Washington Heroes: Martin Luther King, Jr.

This week is the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Justice and Jobs. Let’s look back at some of the heroes of the March. Today’s Hero is the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. I believe most … Continue reading

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