Weekend Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend, fully vaccinated, with family and friends.

Congratulations to this fabulous young lady!👏👏🎉

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3 Responses to Weekend Open Thread

  1. rikyrah says:

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    Erica Buddington (@ericabuddington) tweeted at 0:46 AM on Fri, Jul 09, 2021:
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    Whenever there’s a historic moment, I like to revisit history connected to it. So the story of Marie C. Bolden, a Black “champion speller,” feels important to tell today. Almost two decades before the Scripps National Spelling Bee, her name made headlines – everywhere. https://t.co/TDkor9lYjZ
    (https://twitter.com/ericabuddington/status/1413374003927003141?s=03)

  2. rikyrah says:

    The New York Times (@nytimes) tweeted at 11:00 AM on Sun, Jul 11, 2021:
    Before Zaila Avant-garde became the first Black American to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee, other Black students faced decades of discrimination and doubts about their abilities. https://t.co/hRcDgKpe7H
    (https://twitter.com/nytimes/status/1414253189440868357?s=03)

  3. rikyrah says:

    Good Morning, Everyone😊😊😊

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