Author Archives: SouthernGirl2

About SouthernGirl2

A Native Texan who adores baby kittens, loves horses, rodeos, pomegranates, & collect Eagles. Enjoys politics, games shows, & dancing to all types of music. Loves discussing and learning about different cultures. A Phi Theta Kappa lifetime member with a passion for Social & Civil Justice.

White supremacist terror in Texas

Unnamed law enforcement officials according to ABC News and the Washington Post have identified 21-year-old Patrick Crusius as the suspect who allegedly walked into an El Paso, Texas Walmart around 10:40am local time on Aug. 3, opening fire and killing … Continue reading

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Sunday Praise & Worship | We Need You Lord

Jonathan Butler (born October 10, 1961, Athlone, Cape Town, South Africa) is a singer-songwriter and guitarist. His music is often classified as R&B, jazz fusion or worship music. Born and raised in Cape Town during Apartheid, Butler started singing and … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Current Events, Gospel, Music, News, Open Thread, Politics, Praise, Worship | Tagged , , , , , , | 37 Comments

Saturday Open Thread | Oliver N’Goma | Nge

Oliver N’Goma was a Gabonese afro-zouk and soukous singer and guitarist. Nicknamed “Noli,” he was born in Mayumba in south-west Gabon in 1959. He is best known for his 1989 song Bane, which was popularized by Radio Africa N.1 and … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Jerry Nadler calls Trump immigration policy “literal kidnapping.”

. @JerryNadler grills border official, calling Trump immigration policy "literal kidnapping." pic.twitter.com/CIfUK2OO1q — TheBeat w/Ari Melber (@TheBeatWithAri) July 25, 2019

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Thursday Open Thread | Jeffrey Epstein found injured in federal jail cell

Jeffrey Epstein, the Palm Beach millionaire who was arrested earlier this month on child sex-trafficking charges, was found injured in his New York jail cell Wednesday, News 4 New York reported. The station said Epstein, 66, was found in the … Continue reading

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Robert Mueller testifies publicly before House Committees

Robert Mueller has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible obstruction of justice by President Trump, giving Democrats the star witness they’ve long wanted to … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Nadler says there’s ‘very substantial evidence’ to impeach Trump

Washington (CNN) House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler on Sunday said Robert Mueller’s report presents “very substantial evidence” that President Donald Trump is “guilty of high crimes and misdemeanors” — an impeachable offense. “We have to … let Mueller present those … Continue reading

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