Category Archives: Celebrations

Happy Birthday, Ametia!

Please join us in celebrating Ametia’s birthday. Feel free to drop your birthday wishes, poems, or music video links, etc., in the comments section. Once a year I get the chance To wish you birthday cheer. It pleases me no … Continue reading

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3 Chics Celebrates SouthernGirl 2′ aka ‘SG2’ Birthday!

Please join 3 Chics in celebrating SG2’s Birthday! Happy Birthday SG2. SG2 is our Social Justice Warrior. She keeps us up to date on the ins and outs, and the ups and downs in trying to find justice. Her spirit, … Continue reading

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Video Muhammad Ali |Funeral: June 10, 2016

A short service for Muhammad Ali starts in 5 minutes in Louisville, Ky. Watch it live: https://t.co/hXA1kufNCO pic.twitter.com/amhhoDwWFi — USA TODAY (@USATODAY) June 9, 2016 Updated with full video

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#MemorialDay was started by former slaves on May 1, 1865

On this date in 1865, former Black slaves started Memorial Day in America. This occurred in Charleston, SC to honor 257 dead Union Soldiers who had been buried in a mass grave in a Confederate prison camp. They dug up … Continue reading

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PRINCE |Open Thread

Have at it Family…. Sheila E., Prince Protege…. —————————————–

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The First Family Celebrate Easter Services in Alexandria Virginia

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

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First Lady Michelle Obama Remarks on International Women’s Day

What is International Women’s Day? International Women’s Day has been held on 8 March every year since 1913, and has been recognized by the United Nations since 1975. The UN says it’s a time to reflect on progress made, to … Continue reading

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