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mya-speeks's picture
Dec.31.2012
Greetings Family, The “Blues” was conceived out of love and a want for better understanding of who we are as Black Americans.   Discovering the connection between our African heritage and our American upbringing is one of the single greatest journeys that I will continue on throughout my...
farzana-versey's picture
Dec.28.2012
A still-born baby would not be news. Unless the baby is a dead lamb with a human-like face. Evolution throws up such surprises. How we react to them also shows how we perceive our evolvement when confronted with other forms. Erhan Elibol, a vet, had to perform a caesarean on a sheep in a Turkish...
jane-wilson's picture
Nov.20.2012
First-time readers, kindly find the first entry on October 27, 2012, when this story began . . .                                  ...
steven-belanger's picture
Nov.19.2012
  Photo: Todd Akin's official 109th Congress photo, from his Wikipedia page.     [This entry is the second half of the most recent one, below, posted a few days ago.]   So, a few things:   According to his Wikipedia page, Akin graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute...
terence-clarke's picture
Nov.14.2012
A new HuffPost piece of mine, published today...
steven-belanger's picture
Nov.12.2012
Photo: Todd Akin's official 109th Congress photo, from his Wikipedia page.   And so this begins a long series of blog entries chronicling the recent election.  There's a lot I want to go over here, including, in no order, why Obama won, why Romney didn't, the election results, the nine...
farzana-versey's picture
Nov.03.2012
The Chinese man who sued his wife for being 'ugly' and won the case can be seen as a study beyond beauty. Jian Feng did not know about the lack of pulchritude in his wife. When she delivered an “incredibly ugly” baby, he figured out that this is what she looked like. She had, in fact, undergone...
lou-allin's picture
Nov.02.2012
  One father was all I needed. I had five mothers and loved each one in different ways. They were born between 1890 and 1925.  The year I came along, the oldest was fifty five and the youngest was eighteen.               My birth...
patricia-thomas's picture
Oct.26.2012
Just when you think women have achieved equality and respect in the world, you read about politicians who make comments such as, "women who are raped don't usually become pregnant because the female body has a way of shutting down when that happens" or "if a woman is raped and becomes pregnant...
rhonda-frost's picture
Oct.26.2012
When my daughter Shanae and I wrote our book "Why Do I Have to Think Like a Man? How to Think Like a Lady and Still Get the Man", it was offered as the woman's perspective on dating and relationships. We talked about the real *ish we go through in the crazy world of dating. Its intent was to...