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Don't get it Twisted. There is Plenty of Evidence from Reputable Sources Such as the L.A. Times, etc., to Prove That:

ML ·
1. Obama is a liar, unworthy of elected office. Slim chance exists where Obama will be elected President of the U.S.2. Congressman William Jefferson is a known liar and a thief, both of which make Congressman Jefferson unfit for elected office. Mind...
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Miners Trapped in S. Africa

HonestBrother ·
3,000 Workers Trapped in S. Africa MineJOHANNESBURG, South Africa "” About 3,000 miners were trapped underground Wednesday when a water pipe burst and probably caused a shaft to collapse in a South African gold mine, union officials said.An...
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Teen Charged in Memphis High School Shooting

EbonyRose ·
Teen Charged in Memphis High School ShootingDate: Monday, February 11, 2008By: Woody Baird, Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. - (AP) A feud between two high school students that began off campus culminated at a gym class Monday when one student shot...
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The invisible men:Black male students have the most trouble navigating the education

kresge ·
From St. Petersburgs TimesThe invisible menBlack male students have the most trouble navigating the education system. Few are making it through to college.By RON MATUS, Times Staff WriterPublished April 17,...
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Re: 'Diary of a Tired Black man' full length movie to be released soon

RadioRaheem ·
typical deflection. You seem to avoid the topic at hand. I was merely asking you to prove what you ware saying and explain you point about the black man versus black woman and black kids. It seem like that is the part you can't post. Maybe you, too, like many other Black women, are stuck in a holding pattern of 'Black woman, the flawless, queen of the world'/ Essence magazine is the new Bible. I thought the brothers that posted in this thread were using real talk and backing up their...
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Re: Juanita Bynum has filed for divorce

EbonyRose ·
What in the world is really goin' on here?? Bynum's Husband Says He's Contesting Divorce Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2007 By: Associated Press TUNE IN: TJMS Talks with Juanita Bynum Wednesday, September 12. ATLANTA - (AP) A minister accused of attacking his televangelist wife in a hotel parking lot will contest her petition for divorce, his lawyers said Tuesday. Randy Kessler, one of the attorneys representing Thomas W. Weeks III, said they are considering whether the counterclaim will...
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Re: The Paradoxes of Life and Relationships

roarin1 ·
I have tried MY very BEST to stay outta this thread...! I mean, every Man lives by some sort of 'rules.' One of the basic rules that I try to live by, is that I never speak unless spoken to. And no one has been spoken to specifically in this thread...however, Brother MBM, I can feel YOUR pain. And hopefully MY observation's will offer some relief. I'VE been married twice and do have Children therefore, I'M more than capable of relating to the breadth and depth of YOUR expression(s.)...
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Re: Don't get it Twisted. There is Plenty of Evidence from Reputable Sources Such as the L.A. Times, etc., to Prove That:

ML ·
Empty threats, and talk is cheap ..... ..... .........Come with it then, Merv Dymally , and you can even bring your cohorts in Kweli4Real, Kevin41, Yssys, ricardomath, etc., etc. This message is true, meaning Merv Dymally, nor the remaining misfits stand a chance . The exception to the rule being a truly dsyfunctional Black community.... ......criminal, unethical, illegal immigrant serving, incompetent, carpetbagging, sleazy, and/or treasonous individuals cannot compete with any honorable,...
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Re: Crouching Tiger, Tumbling US Economy

Raptor ·
Assume not what I believe, for the blade of grass that sticks out the farthest is the first to get clipped, so I suggest you stay withing context if you wanna rap with me on this one. Your attacking me only exposes that you have nothing remotely adequate to dispence. 'Telling me to look in the mirror and...dude -we've already dance to that song, which is warn out like an old leather belt your peops used to ware your azz out with. Consult your pitching coach; or that curveball will continue...
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Re: Pres. Obama's Q&A: Racial profiling and Skip Gates

Nmaginate ·
No, he did not. Constitutionally, the president is the chief law enforcement officer in the land. Unless he broke a law himself, he crossed no line(s) at all. Please. The arrest was groundless that's why the charges were dropped as fast as it was. Hell, it took Obama's quick to apologize and "recalibrate my words" azz took longer than CPD, etc. did. No if Sgt. Crowley would have... ... LEFT IT AT THAT then there never would have been an arrest. I mean, if anything, Sgt. Crowley could have...
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Re: Peer-to-Peer Software: What's Replaced Napster For You?

Jasmine ·
Lime Wire is THEE best peer to peer /file sharing program out there. No ads/no spyware and it works & connects quickly. I've used Kazaa, Kazaa Lite & Ares in the past and I had problems with all three. Kazaa had so much spy ware, Kazaa lite would make ads pop up all over my computer and Ares took FOREVER to connect and find a song (which is sad because I am using a cable modem).
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Re: Where are the WMDs, Mr. Blair?

Comrad (Guest) ·
Saddam Hussein could tell you how to get away with it, if you can find the little cockroach. And don't be naive. You know that all Blacks do not think alike as well as all whites do not think alike. Where are you trying to go with this? We cannot find Saddam Hussein. We cannot find Bin Laden. We cannot find the weapons of mass destruction. It does not mean they do not exist. It only means we cannot find them. And General Vincent Brooks is Black. He supports the war. First Sergeant Edward...
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Re: Where are the WMDs, Mr. Blair?

Kevin41 ·
Comrad posted, We cannot find Saddam Hussein. We cannot find Bin Laden. We cannot find the weapons of mass destruction. It does not mean they do not exist. It only means we cannot find them. And General Vincent Brooks is Black. He supports the war. First Sergeant Edward Smith is Black and he supported the war. Lance Cpl. Marcco Ware is Black and he supports the war. And you are way out of line trying to compare our redlining, racial profiling and other forms of discrimination with the Iraq...
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Re: Rhode Island and the Slave Trade: Buying and Selling the Human Species

Dusty Elbow ·
Brown vs. Brown: Brothers Go Head to Head Thursday, March 16, 2006 BY PAUL DAVIS Journal staff writer In 1770, the Rev. Samuel Hopkins preached his first sermon against slavery and the slave trade, calling them terrible sins. His message surprised church members, some of them slave traders. One family left the church. The notion that slavery was immoral was slow to take hold. The Quakers were among the first to question the practice and, in 1773, they asked members to free their slaves. Not...
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Re: 'Rosa Parks Act' Would Bring Pardons

EbonyRose ·
Some Ask: Why Seek a Pardon For Rosa Parks If She Did Nothing By BOB JOHNSON Associated Press Writer MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) _ During the 50th anniversary of the Montgomery bus boycott last year, civil rights leaders called for a pardon of Rosa Parks over her arrest for refusing to give up her seat to a white man. But now, some _ including the pastor of the church Parks attended in Montgomery _ are coming out against the idea. With a bill moving through the Alabama Legislature to pardon Parks...
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Re: ALTERNATIVE BELIEFS

Oshun Auset ·
I'm tired of our excuses as a people. I'm what you would call an African Amerikkkan also,(I call myself an African born in Amerikkka)...so that is no excuse. My family arrived in Amerikkka in 1623 via Haiti via Benin. I'm one fo the one's who is lucky enough to be able to track this info, but before I even had a clue where my ancestors came from I had visited two different forms of African deviners and stydied it at length. I'm not(nor is my family) rich nor do I have accesss to some kind of...
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Re: 'The Objectives & Effectiveness of Affirmative Action' or 'Does Lofton Have A Point'?

Constructive Feedback (Guest) ·
I appologize in that my LACK OF CLARITY allowed you to twist my words. Rather than "manfucaturing", which GM is surely of this type I should have said "COMMODITY Manufacturing of Low End Items". That would be your toy companies, your textile firms, your widget assembly firms that are increasingly sending their jobs over to China and other places. *** By the way the USA had standards like those of Cambodia and other nations in the past. It seems to me that one key strategy for LABOR should be...
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Re: 'The Objectives & Effectiveness of Affirmative Action' or 'Does Lofton Have A Point'?

HeruStar ·
wow... I didn't think you'd take it there. That's pretty racist
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Re: 'The Objectives & Effectiveness of Affirmative Action' or 'Does Lofton Have A Point'?

Constructive Feedback (Guest) ·
Earlier this year I went shopping with a student that I mentor. We went to an URBAN SHOPPING MALL to find him a SWEAT SUIT (if this is what they call them). I pulled out a piece of paper to document the COUNTRY OF ORIGIN of all of the major lines of clothing: Fubu, Phat Farm, G-Unit, Academicks, Sean Jean, Pablo and all of the rest of the major labels. ALL OF THEM WERE MADE OVERSEAS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! From Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Haiti, India, and the other "sweat shop"...
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Re: "If you are interested in Planet of the Apes DVD, here are some other Ape movies"

James Wesley Chester ·
I was chuckling even as I reached to open this thread saying, 'Oh, no.' You'll appreciate this. I was standing at the nurse's station yesterday at a local hospital. What looked to be a private-practice doctor was sitting within the enclosure talking irritatedly to someone about 'business'. He about 3/4's turned away from me. The conversation shifted to the Rose Bowl game. My doctor-guy said, 'Yeah, he got a lot of numbers, but those guys don't pan out in the NFL. Look at Cunningham, and...
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Re: Women Who Shape The World

Rowe ·
Judge Alexander Nation's first African-American Chief United States Magistrate Judge On January 2, 1996, Judge Alexander was sworn in as the nation's first African-American Chief United States Magistrate Judge. The first African-American woman Chief Judge of any court in Massachusetts, Judge Alexander was also sworn in as the country's first African-American woman United States Magistrate Judge, and one of the youngest, in August of 1979. She presides in the United States District Court for...
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Re: Linux

Xumbrarchist ·
Here are some quotes I found on the net. Reference: I have a Linux book from 2001 that talks about the planned obsolescence of computer software. Do you really believe all of these SW changes are necessary? I was talking to users complaining about changes in word processing software in 2001. There are corporations still running COBOL programs from the 60s. The technology is being manipulated for the money. I'm not getting into the interactive software debate... But what you just said about...
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Re: Shocking Black male employment data for many cities.

Xumbrarchist ·
And what about the women's lib effect that started in the 60s? White women that didn't need jobs because their husbands had decent ones but went to work to prove their equality with White men. Adam Smith had it right long ago. Employment is the wrong focus. The focus should be on NET WORTH. But Adam Smith did not live in a planned obsolescence culture. How many billions have gone through Black Americans hands since the 1950s. What was it spent on? I can't explain how sick I am of listening...
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Re: REPORTS: GADHAFI DEAD

Noah The African ·
How did “Christian” Europe rationalize the enslavement of black people? It’s simple. They controlled the information and hence they portrayed Africans as savage, backward people who would benefit, although enslaved, from living among Europeans in the West. Thus, by denigrating the humanity and culture of Africans, it had the impact of having their(whites) BAD DEEDS, look good. Only someone with their head stuck up their ass, or someone else’s ass, would not realize that there is always a...
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Only 54 Black Owned Bookstores Remain in America

sunnubian ·
Only 54 Black Owned Bookstores Remain in America 84 Comments This is a follow up to an article, “ Death of the Black Owned, Independent, Bookstore , ” which was originally published here on March 25, 2012. The article highlighted the fact the we had lost 66% of our Black owned bookstores, in the United States, over the previous decade. That was and remains an astonishing statistic. Two years later almost half of the stores still open in 2012 have closed. You read that correctly, ALMOST HALF!
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Black Minister Leaves Southern Baptist Convention Over Its Support of Trump, Alt-Right

sunnubian ·
Black Minister Leaves Southern Baptist Convention Over Its Support of Trump, Alt-Right By Tanasia Kenney - July 19, 2017 Minister Lawrence Ware has served the Southern Baptist Convention for nearly 10 years. (Image courtesy of Oklahoma State University). In a scathing open letter published in The New York Times this week, an African-American minister announced his departure from the Southern Baptist Convention over the church’s reluctance to denounce white supremacy and its outward support...
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Black Pastor Cuts Ties With American Evangelical Organization

Kocolicious ·
Black Pastor Cuts Ties With American Evangelical Organization Lawrence Ware has had enough of white evangelicals’ love for Trump. By Carol Kuruvilla Lawrence Ware Lawrence Ware is the co-director of the Center for Africana Studies at Oklahoma State University. Growing up Baptist in Oklahoma, Lawrence Ware said it was hard not to come into contact with the influence of the Southern Baptist Convention, America’s largest Protestant Christian denomination . As a child, Ware attended youth camps...
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Egypt Secretly Working To Remove Sudan’s New Prime Minister

sunnubian ·
Africa Egypt Secretly Working To Remove Sudan’s New Prime Minister By Editorial_Staff - Apr 28, 2020 Prime Minister of Sudan Abdalla Hamdok (C) attends closing session of the 33rd African Union Heads of State Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 10 February 2020. AFRICANGLOBE – As part of its efforts to end negotiations on the Ethiopia dam project , Egypt has been working to undermine and remove Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok because he fully adopts the Ethiopian vision , internal...
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Justice Or Else Gathering

sunnubian ·
RadioRaheem A1 4 minutes ago Originally Posted by sunnubian: Originally Posted by RadioRaheem: are people still arguing light vs dark in 2015?? Evidently. well, while they are arguing that...i'm repping this... 10-10-15 Justice or else!! https://www.justiceorelse.com By The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan This October will mark the 20th Anniversary of the Million Man March, which was the largest public gathering in the history of America and the largest gathering of Black men in world...
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Prime Minister: Barbados Needs to Adopt ‘Fox Mentality’ to Be Protected From Western World Threats

sunnubian ·
Prime Minister: Barbados Needs to Adopt ‘Fox Mentality’ to Be Protected From Western World Threats July 26, 2016 | Posted by Kiersten Willis Tagged With: barbados prime minister , Freundel Stuart , National Societal Consultation , western world pressure Barbados Prime Minister Freundel Stuart (Facebook) Barbados Prime Minister Freundel Stuart Monday sought to underscore the importance of protecting the society from various threats, while reiterating that the island is not just an economy,...
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Remembering Dr. Ralph Bunche: Activist, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize winner

sunnubian ·
Remembering Dr. Ralph Bunche: Activist, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize winner By Denise Oliver Velez 2016/08/07 · 09:01 Dr. Ralph Bunche, the first black recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, statesman, and scholar. We just finished celebrating the birthday of our first black president, Barack Obama, on August 4. Yet it seems few people will be marking August 7, the birth date of a black man who broke national and international barriers as a “first” in multiple arenas. Born in...
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Howard's Student Newspaper Halts Publication

NSpirit ·
By Shauntel LoweBlack College WireHoward University administrators have halted publication of the university's student newspaper, the editor in chief and the university spokesman told Black College Wire this week. thehilltoponline.com Drew Costley, a...
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Malia and Sasha Obama Attend Their 1st State Dinner

sunnubian ·
Malia and Sasha Obama Attend Their 1st State Dinner; President Says ‘They Grow Up Too Fast’ Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who, as the son of a former prime minister, knows what it’s like growing up in the spotlight, commended Malia and Sasha for their “extraordinary strength and ... grace.” BY: BREANNA EDWARDS Posted: March 11 2016 10:26 AM Malia Obama attends a state dinner at the White House in Washington, D.C., on March 10, 2016. Hosted by President Barack Obama and first lady...
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Oakland Minister Fights Inner-City Gun Violence with Successful Ceasefire Strategy, as Legislators Obsess Over Gun Control

sunnubian ·
Oakland Minister Fights Inner-City Gun Violence with Successful Ceasefire Strategy, as Legislators Obsess Over Gun Control July 25, 2016 | Posted by Shaundra Selvaggi Tagged With: Ceasefire strategy , Live Free Campaign , Pastor Michael McBride , PICO National Network , rampant gun violence Pastor Michael McBride, director of the Live Free Campaign and founder of The Way Christian Center in California. Twitter. “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the...
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The Black Gotham Experience Tour Tells NYCs Unsung Black History

Kocolicious ·
The Black Gotham Experience Tour Tells NYC’s Unsung Black History From uprisings to the Transatlantic Slave Trade, NYC is the black history hub you never knew of. 02/08/2017 05:31 pm ET 120 Zahara Hill Black Voices Editorial Fellow, The Huffington Post X Educator Kamau Ware is on a mission to educate others about New York’s rich yet rarely told black history. In light of his passion for pursuing history, Ware created the Black Gotham Experience in 2010, which offers walking tours throughout...
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[BUT SHE TOLD THE TRUTH] French Minister Back-Pedals After Comparing Muslim Veils to ‘American Negroes Who Were in Favor of Slavery’

sunnubian ·
French Minister Back-Pedals After Comparing Muslim Veils to ‘American Negroes Who Were in Favor of Slavery’ March 31, 2016 | Posted by Ricky Riley Tagged With: Conservatism , France , French far right , French slavery , Islamophobia , Laurence Rossignol , racism in france Photo by Thomas Samson via European Pressphoto Agency The French Minister for Family, Children and Women’s Rights compared Muslim women wearing veils to the brutality of American slavery, in an interview Wednesday with the...
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Kinda long........."Rich People Have Access To High-Speed Internet; Many Poor People Don’t"

Kocolicious ·
Rich People Have Access To High-Speed Internet; Many Poor People Don’t Left behind at school, at home and at work: “The civil rights issue of our time” 05/12/2016 05:00 am ET | Updated 2 hours ago 662 Allan Holmes, Eleanor Bell Fox, Ben Wieder and Chris Zubak-Skees Center for Public Integrity ELEANOR BELL FOX/CENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY Curtis Brown Jr.’s business used to earn him and his family thousands of dollars a month, but now he makes $400 a month and lives on food stamps because of...
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And then there was one [ultimately a sad ending for these four beauties]

sunnubian ·
Catherine Fultz Griffin, 56, the last surviving Fultz Quad, looks at a portrait of the girls at Annie Penn Hospital, their birthplace. (James Parker/ ©News & Record ) And then there was one 8-4-02 By LORRAINE AHEARN, Staff Writer News & Record REIDSVILLE -- Any other night, she might have paused at the glass case in the hospital lobby and stared past her own reflection at the color portrait on display. It rests between some yellowed newspaper clippings and antique surgeon's tools --...
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Re: Obama son!!

Romulus Burnett ·
Obama City in Japan Wednesday January 21, 2009 There is a city called "Obama" in Fukui Prefecture. "Obama" is written with a combination of kanji character for "little" and "beach." It is a former fishing village and well known for hand-painted lacquer ware (wakasa-nuri). Obama's success in the US presidential race has brought welcome publicity to the city. It has been featured numerous times in domestic and international media, and the number of visitors has increased 20 percent. The city...
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Re: Women of Color Must Survive on our Own - BC

leart ·
Women have constanty put themselves at an extreme disadvantage by allowing themselves to become Pregnant at an inopportune time. For most women, after that happens, it's downhill for then on, and few ever recover to reach their full potential as successful productive individuals. If African American Women found a way to delay having children until they ware either self sufficient adults, and/or in a successful committed Relationship that had some form of economic security, they and the...
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Re: Women of Color Must Survive on our Own - BC

Malik ·
If that's the central problem, then Black men bear every bit as much blame for it. Women don't get pregnant by themselves, and if you're not mentally, morally and financially prepared to take care of the seed that can result from "just seeking physical pleasure" then you need to seek pleasure from your palm.
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Re: I'm Just Speechless. Seriously. What can be said?

OhBlackButterfly ·
Free Republic Browse · Search News/Activism Topics · Post Article -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Skip to comments. Students suspended after "Rape Dance" Investigation WREG ^ | 5/06/2008 | Tom Powell Posted on Saturday, May 10, 2008 1:02:44 PM by forkinsocket A video posted on YouTube.com is causing a lot of concern among Memphis City School parents. Now were trying to find solutions. The clip labeled, "Mitchell High School Memphis ... Rape...
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Re: Mexicans being told they have a 'black' 'African' identity...heritage

Oshun Auset ·
African By Legacy: Mexican By Birth (2) Afternoon scorches the sleepy lagoon pueblo of Corralero, Oaxaca, host to the 9th annual Encuentro de Los Pueblos Negros. A day's worth of plenary sessions finds a young mother narrating her miseducation and subsequent struggle for consciousness as an Afro-Mexican. Local fisherman recount recent efforts to organize 13 nearby villages into a unified political force to protect the saltwater lagoon that has been the economic heart of their communities for...
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Re: Obama Won't Put His Money Where His Mouth Is?

NSpirit ·
yeah, Florida is probably the worst place in the nation to be a voter, especially a minority voter... but then again, an ex-felon can get their voting rights restored in FLA, their vote just don't count anyhoo, here's some interesting info about the history of the primary process. It indicates that primaries/caucuses are actually a tradition...not a constitutional mandate... just in case anybody is ever on jeopardy... Wiki Blurb on Presidential Primaries " There is no provision for the role...
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Re: Afrikans in science

Empty Purnata ·
The oldest human civilization known to date was the Zingh civilization in central Africa, which apparently began around 15,000 BC as a bunch of tribes. It became a powerful civilization around 10,000 BC and declined into exinction around 7300 BC. Zingh is a documented civilization, though next to nothing is known about it other than the possible range of time it existed: http://www.authorhouse.com/BookStore/ItemDetail~bookid~7283.aspx It was around what's now modern-day Mauritania and Mali.
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Re: What Sign Is Your True Love?

Fabulous ·
I'm supposed to be more compatible with a Gemini, Aquarius, Taurus or Pisces. But I never meet men under these signs [that I'm a ware of] ... supposedly Gemini & Aquarius are more easy going, therefore, better suited for me. Guess I'll never know. lol
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Re: What Sign Is Your True Love?

Black Viking ·
No kidding... Black Viking: <------------ Gemini
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Re: What Sign Is Your True Love?

Fabulous ·
Really? Fabulous: <------------Libra When Libra Dates a Gemini By TAROT.COM Libra and Gemini are both air signs, and it may be hard for a Libra and a Gemini to keep each other grounded when they're both so busy dreaming and scheming. Libra and Gemini both live in a world of ideas and ideals. The attraction between Libra and Gemini is more mental than physical, and communication is important to both of them. Gemini will stimulate Libra's creativity, and Libra will teach him or her how to...
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