Category Archives: Business

Thursday Open Thread

Some HAPPY for you! Some History Millions of black boys sit in front of televisions with a basketball resting between their crossed legs, watching their basketball icons with awe. Well, one black boy will get to partner with the very … Continue reading

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle Travel to India

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are going to India this weekend to attend Tuesday’s Republic Day parade in New Delhi — the first time an American president will be a guest at the event, which celebrates India’s democracy … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Black Child Prodigies Week |Maya Penn

Happy Friday, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying the weekend with family and friends. Today, we give you Ms. Maya Penn. Maya Penn’s small business-success story has appeared in Forbes, Black Enterprise, Ebony, Huffington Post, Rebook and Atlanta’s Fox 5 News. Now … Continue reading

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Videos | Cory Nieves 10 Year Old Entrepenuer | Mr. Cory’s Cookies!

Thank you SG2 and Rikyrah for the video and the hat tip! Check out mrcoryscookies.com for the 411 on Mr. Corys Cookies! VIOREL FLORESCU /STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER This boy is too cute for words. SMART Meet Cory Nieves, the 10 year … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney is Being Sued in Federal Court for Criminal Racketeering: Meanwhile, Conservatives Want to Silence MSNBC Voices

Hat tip SG2 Mitt Romney is Being Sued in Federal Court for Criminal Racketeering, BUT… You didn’t hear it from the MAINSTREAM MEDIA, though. The MSM wants to distract us with “Black Baby Gate.” Surely Chris Wallace from Fox News Sunday is … Continue reading

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President Obama: Debt limit non-negotiable, will not cave to GOP ‘extortion’ demands

President Obama Speaks with Business Leaders on Debt Ceiling, Economy

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BIG APPLE PIZZA & PASTA Boycotted & Trashed On Ratings Site

Well we can’t have a registered Repbulican showing our president some love, now can we? YESTERDAY From Politico TODAY Scott Van Duzer, the Obama hugger: Shop facing boycott “People are saying a lot of bad things and boycotting my restaurant,” … Continue reading

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