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August 9th, 2014 - Game day with friends

(Sorry for the HUGE gap between AAR’s, I’m hoping I can get back on the horse :)

I had an opportunity to go play games with some friends over the weekend.   848 more words

BoardGame Knight

BGC Meetup Report @ OTK Cheras 1/8/2014 – BGC Retreat '13 Game One

Boardgamecafe.net Meetup Report @ OTK Cheras 1/8/2014 – BGC Retreat ’13 Game One
By jack208

EXCERPT
A replay of GAME ZERO & GAME ONE from our BGC Retreat event last year saw us revisit ORIGIN, MARS NEED MECHANICS, AFRICANA, PELOPONNES, BUCCANEER BONES, ZOOLORETTO DICE.. 1,204 more words

Meetup Cheras

BGC Boardgame Retreat 2013 - Game One (Day One)

BGC BOARDGAME RETREAT 2013 - GAME ONE (DAY ONE)
by jack208

EXCERPT
It’s now time to get into the Retreat proper with the first scoring round in Game One where seven new/recent games were featured; ORIGIN, PACKET ROW, MARS NEED MECHANICS, PERGAMON, PELOPONNES, AMONG THE STARS and AFRICANA. 3,233 more words

Events

Evento em SP apresenta história e cultura da República Democrática do Congo (RDC)

A comunidade congolesa que vive em São Paulo está preparando um evento especial para celebrar os 54 anos de independência da República Democrática do Congo (RDC). 159 more words

São Paulo

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro by Frederick Douglass

This, for the purpose of this celebration, is the Fourth of July. It is the birth day of your National Independence, and of your political freedom. 522 more words

Socio-Politics

The secret history of the jazz greats who were freemasons | Music | theguardian.com

“Although Sun Ra had links to the masons,” says Cherry, “there’s no evidence that he was ever a member of a particular Prince Hall lodge.” Cherry thinks it likely that Sun Ra was a member of a fraternal order called the Knights of Pythias, another secretive organisation who meet in lodges, and who also claim Louis Armstrong as a former member. 100 more words

Africana

Thomas Fuller African ''slave'' And Mathematician.

[reunionblackfamily.com] Thomas Fuller, known as the Virginia Calculator, was stolen from his native Africa at the age of fourteen and sold to a planter. 226 more words

Americas