Monthly Archives: January 2016

Sunday Open Thread

Have a Blessed Sunday, Everyone! ICYMI

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Saturday Open Thread |’In Living Color’ Week

Enjoy your weekend with family and friends. Today’s feature ‘In Living Color’: Fly Girls Fly Girls (house dance troupe) The Fly Girls troupe had many members over In Living Color’s five-season run. The original lineup consisted of Cari French, Carrie … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | ‘In Living Color’ Week

TGIF More ‘In Living Color.’ Today Jim Carey’s prominent skits James Eugene “Jim” Carrey (/ˈkæri/; born January 17, 1962)[3] is a Canadian American actor, comedian, impressionist, screenwriter, and film producer. He is known for his highly energetic slapstick performances.[4] Carrey … Continue reading

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American Disaster: Crisis In Flint | Rachel Maddow Holds a Town Hall

Rachel Maddow has been on this Flint lead poisoning- Governor Snyder-Emergency Manager clusterfuck! Kudo, Ms. Maddow. RECAP here: Liza: “Snyder (most likely) thinks there were enough screw-ups and enough complicit players in this evil scheme that he can point fingers … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | ‘In Living Color’ Week

Homey the CLOWN!

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Wednesday Open Thread | ‘In Living Color’ Week

Hump day! More Prominent skits from ‘In Living Color.’ Kim N. Wayans (born October 16, 1961) is an American actress, comedian, producer, writer and director. Wayans is the sister of Keenen Ivory, Damon, Sr., Marlon, Shawn and Nadia Wayans. She … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | ‘In Living Color’ Week

More ‘In Living Color’ Keenen Ivory Wayans, Sr. (born June 8, 1958) is an American actor, comedian, film director, producer, screenwriter, and a member of the Wayans Family of entertainers. He first came to prominence as the host and co-creator … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | ‘In Living Color’ Week

This week we’ll take a look at the ground-breaking comedy show by the Wayans family, ‘IN LIVING COLOR.’ In Living Color is an American sketch comedy television series that originally ran on Fox from April 15, 1990,[1] to May 19, … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread |Remembering Those Lost in 2016: Glenn Frey

In the middle of this week, we got the word that Glenn Frey, too, had passed away. It’s been a rough January. Glenn Frey and That Peaceful, Queasy Feeling BY SARAH LARSON JANUARY 19, 2016 If you’re American and have … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | Remembering Those Lost in 2016: Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman, Watchable Villain in ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Die Hard,’ Dies at 69 By DAVE ITZKOFF and KATIE ROGERS JAN. 14, 2016 Alan Rickman, the accomplished British stage actor who brought an erudite dignity to film roles like Hans Gruber, … Continue reading

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