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Open Thread | There Is A Writer’s Strike Going On In Hollywood

David Simon explains what’s going on and why the writers are on strike. David Simon, the creator of The Wire, says he’s on strike to protect new generations of writers and make sure they aren’t exploited by studios. He also … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL| Tuesday Open Thread | African American Architects Week

UPDATE: FIRST THINGS FIRST: Today’s featured architect is Paul Revere Williams, a LEGEND IN ARCHITECTURE.       Photo and write up credit here Wiki:  Paul Revere Williams, FAIA (February 18, 1894 – January 23, 1980) was an American architect based in … Continue reading

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Harry Belafonte Interview

A Wonderful CBS Russ Mitchell interview with Harry Belafonte. Here’s a extended scene from The World, the Flesh and The Devil: Check out the segment on his starring role with a white actress. Did anyone see this movie, especially the … Continue reading

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