Daily Archives: January 28, 2015

Jeff Roorda physically assaults a black woman in public meeting

What country is this where a man can BRAZENLY assault a woman in room filled with witnesses & NOT be arrested? View this post on Instagram Jeff Roorda got upset with the order of the meeting and physically assaulted a … Continue reading

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Video | Senate Hearings for the Nomination of Loretta Lynch for Attorney General of the United States

Loretta Lynch to pledge fresh start with Congress By Seung Min Kim 1/28/15 8:02 AM EST Much of her opening remarks, which are Lynch’s first chance to publicly introduce herself to Congress, will take a personal tone. Lynch, the daughter … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | 80’s Freestyle & Pop Music Week

Happy Hump day, folks. Today’s featured artists are:Nu Shooz, Human League, and Rick Astley. Nu Shooz is an American Freestyle-R&B-Dance group fronted by husband-and-wife team of John Smith and Valerie Day, based in Portland, Oregon. The Shooz released four albums … Continue reading

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