A Proposal For Pro-Wakanda Activists

I’m sincerely glad to hear that people are enjoying Black Panther, and I’m also glad that, like Obama’s election, it seems to be giving black Americans something that makes them feel hopeful and empowered to be great and successful. Anything that gives Americans of any group that kind of positive encouragement should be applauded, and […]

Tuesday Open Thread

Lonely cow walks near an abandoned tank and a burning oilfield during the Gulf War. Kuwait, (1991). https://t.co/uKgTE9DMrx

Sunday Open Thread

William Harley and Arthur Davidson (1914)

Sunday Open Thread

Albert Einstein discusses Relativity with students at Lincoln University (PA) in May 1946

Monday Open Thread

Weary Marines displaying captured Japanese flags after 23 days of fierce fighting in the jungles of New Britain during Operation Dexterity, (Papua New Guinea, 1944). https://t.co/UjVOOFPLoH

Top 5: Small Towns

Thrillist has a nice list up of the best small towns in Europe, two of which I’ve been to, and many others I’m hoping to see someday. I think one of the biggest mistakes people make when they travel is to always stay in the big cities and never get out and see the small […]

Hostiles, Reviewers Make Up Their Own Movie.

Earlier this week we saw a link to Christian Toto’s website were there was a story regarding the movie 12 Strong and a condemnation of the film not quite based in reality. See It Here

Today I was cruising about the internet and came upon a review of the film Hostiles done by a […]

Monday Open Thread

On this date in 1879 a small contingent of British soldiers held off 4,000 Zulu warriors at Rorke’s Drift.

Sunday Open Thread

Louis XVI imprisoned at the Tour du Temple, by Jean-François Garneray(1755–1837)

On this date in 1793, King Louis XVI was executed by guillotine.


Thursday Open Thread 

On this day in 1778, Capt. Cook discovered the Hawaiian Islands