Daily Archives: December 10, 2013

Photos | Nelson Mandela Memorial Service

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Madiba-Nelson Mandela’s Homegoing

Many thanks to my fellow 3CHICS bloggers as well as the folks at The Obama Diary, for their in-depth coverage since the passing of Nelson Mandela. Speakers Named For Nelson Mandela Ceremony Dec 9, 2013 By Associated Press South Africa … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread

Please Come Home for Christmas” is a Christmas song, released in 1960, by the American blues singer and pianist Charles Brown. Hitting Billboard’s Hot 100 chart in December 1961, the tune Brown co-wrote with Gene Redd peaked at position #76. … Continue reading

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