Daily Archives: February 8, 2014

Michael Dunn Trial – Day 3

Jordan Davis’ friends took the stand to testify in the trial of Michael Dunn to describe what happened the night their friend was fatally shot by Michael Dunn. Dunn is charged with First Degree Murder after firing 8 shots into … Continue reading

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Black History| Charles Sampson|1st Black World Champion bull rider

Charles “Charlie” Sampson (born July 2, 1957 in Los Angeles, California) is the 1982 World Champion bull rider.[1] He is the first Afro-American to win a World Title in the PRCA. Sampson was a ground breaking rodeo cowboy. Sampson stands … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | 3Chics Dance Series

GQ was an American group, formed in 1978 in The Bronx, New York, primarily noted for its success in disco music and R&B. The core membership of the group commenced playing professionally, under different group names, as of 1968. GQ … Continue reading

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