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Listen to ‘Quiet Storm,’ Smokey Robinson’s Duet with John Legend « Radio.com

LOS ANGELES, California — Until today I had no idea that the man, the myth and the LEGEND Charles Ivory ‘Smokey’ Robinson was due to release a BEST OF Album titled, “Quiet Storm: Smokey Robinson & Friends”. 64 more words

YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: CONVERSATIONS WITH TODAY’S AUTHORS, PART 2

Q: Speaking of the KKK, what sort of tactics did they employ to try to encourage you and your fellow volunteers to leave?

A: The most frightening situations involved fire at the elementary school and the church where we had our mass meetings.  1,057 more words

U.S. History

Always Have Your Wingman

The bolted front door was unlocked by a facilities manager who walked around the first floor with me while telling a tale of WW I amputees, an excess of removed limbs and something about the basement and a concrete burial. 218 more words

General Stuff

America’s Conservative Road to Destruction – A Brief History

I’ve recently Friended Bruce Bacon from a mutual progressive facebook group, and this article was published from one of his posts.  It’s long, but concise, to the point, and weaves together all the pieces which I believe to be true as causes of today’s effects. 181 more words

Politics

States License Plate Challenge

   

Are you staying somewhere with a lot of foreign service families? We are at Oakwood, possibly the best parking lot in the U.S. to try to find a license plate from every state! 177 more words

A Critique from the Midwest Book Review

5.0 out of 5 stars A remarkable look at the war for basic American rights, recommended, October 5, 2011 By Midwest Book Review (Oregon, WI USA) … 108 more words

U.S. History