Daily Archives: March 14, 2014

Video: Republican House Chairman Mike Simpson Gavels Democrats’ IPad Protest Against Darrell Issa

Order in the House! Democrats tried to reprimand Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) for his actions last week but their elecontric displays were deemed a violation of House rules. SEE VIDEO HERE   Remember this? We’ll post full video soon. New York … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Black Poets Week: Nikki Giovanni

Today we will discuss Nikki Giovanni. Nikki Giovanni On June 7, 1943, Yolanda Cornelia “Nikki” Giovanni was born in Knoxville, Tennessee and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1960, she entered Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, where she worked with the … Continue reading

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