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Christmas Songs: “Christmas is All Around Me,” Sung by Bill Nighy as Billy Mack, From The Film, “Love Actually,” 2003

• December 9, 2013 • 1 Comment

LIVE STREAM: The Royal Baby Watch From St. Mary’s Hospital, Lindo Wing, West London

• July 20, 2013 • Comments Off on LIVE STREAM: The Royal Baby Watch From St. Mary’s Hospital, Lindo Wing, West London

Mr. Darcy (Er…Colin Firth Really) Rises From The Waters of The Serpentine

• July 8, 2013 • Comments Off on Mr. Darcy (Er…Colin Firth Really) Rises From The Waters of The Serpentine

Sidney Poitier as Seen by His Two Youngest Daughters on Father’s Day

• June 16, 2013 • Comments Off on Sidney Poitier as Seen by His Two Youngest Daughters on Father’s Day

Daddy Hugh Grant Makes Another Baby–A Boy–With Tinglan Hong

• February 16, 2013 • Comments Off on Daddy Hugh Grant Makes Another Baby–A Boy–With Tinglan Hong

The Most Powerful Black Women in Europe in 2012

• February 2, 2013 • Comments Off on The Most Powerful Black Women in Europe in 2012

A Little Sunday Music, “Morning Has Broken,” Cat Stevens (aka Yusuf Islam), from “Teaser and the Firecat,” 1971

• November 25, 2012 • 1 Comment

Gabrielle “Gabby” Douglas Triumphs at the Olympics…Despite Disses About The State of Her Hair and About Her Blackness

• August 4, 2012 • 2 Comments

Serena Does It Again at Wimbledon; Shares Doubles Title with Sister Venus

• July 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Serena Does It Again at Wimbledon; Shares Doubles Title with Sister Venus

Saturday Night Music, July 7, 2012: “Sowing the Seeds of Love,” Tears for Fears, 1989

• July 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Saturday Night Music, July 7, 2012: “Sowing the Seeds of Love,” Tears for Fears, 1989

Gymnast Gabby Douglas Taking Dead Aim at Gold in the Summer Olympics

• March 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Gymnast Gabby Douglas Taking Dead Aim at Gold in the Summer Olympics

Some Saturday Love: Eric Clapton, “Change the World,” 1996

• January 14, 2012 • 6 Comments

London Rings in The New Year

• December 31, 2011 • Comments Off on London Rings in The New Year

UPDATE: Heavy D’s Funeral Friday, November 18, To Be Live-Streamed; Plus Autopsy Results Prove Inconclusive and What Might Have Been

• November 18, 2011 • Comments Off on UPDATE: Heavy D’s Funeral Friday, November 18, To Be Live-Streamed; Plus Autopsy Results Prove Inconclusive and What Might Have Been

Hugh Grant, Baby Daddy

• November 2, 2011 • Comments Off on Hugh Grant, Baby Daddy

Beyoncé at Glastonbury Music Festival

• June 27, 2011 • Comments Off on Beyoncé at Glastonbury Music Festival

The President and The First Lady in Ireland

• May 23, 2011 • 1 Comment

Can Cuba Gooding Jr. Still Bust a Move?

• May 22, 2011 • Comments Off on Can Cuba Gooding Jr. Still Bust a Move?

The President’s Speech on Libya

• March 29, 2011 • Comments Off on The President’s Speech on Libya

Elizabeth Taylor, 79, Has Died

• March 23, 2011 • Comments Off on Elizabeth Taylor, 79, Has Died

Saturday Night Music, March 19, 2011: Sting, “Sister Moon,” 1987

• March 20, 2011 • 1 Comment

Racism at The BBC: “Top Gear” Hosts Castigated for Derogatory Remarks Against Mexicans

• February 6, 2011 • Comments Off on Racism at The BBC: “Top Gear” Hosts Castigated for Derogatory Remarks Against Mexicans

Julian Assange of WikiLeaks Granted Bail; Accused Leaker Bradley Manning Found in Extremely Solitary Confinement for Past Three Months; “Wiki Rebels” Documentary Released

• December 16, 2010 • Comments Off on Julian Assange of WikiLeaks Granted Bail; Accused Leaker Bradley Manning Found in Extremely Solitary Confinement for Past Three Months; “Wiki Rebels” Documentary Released

Trailer for “Venus Noire,” The Film About ‘The Hottentot Venus,’ Saartjie Baartman of South Africa

• October 20, 2010 • 3 Comments

The Ancestors Bring Historian Basil Davidson, 95, Home

• July 10, 2010 • 2 Comments