I have read articles and book chapters about the marriage between Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, two of the most prominent figures of the American Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s. I have learned interesting facts about how they met and their courtship, and I have been made privy to various allegations of extramarital affairs (on both sides).
A 2006 New York Times article gives the following background on the beginning of their story:...more
Did you know that the International Monetary Fund used more than $9 billion in US taxpayer money to bail out European banks this week? That there are 275,000 educational employees who are losing their job this year because of budget cuts? California just announced $19 billion in budget cuts to family welfare, disabled and the elderly! This tragic loss of public services is crippling your community and fueling chaos and social unrest. Maybe you've felt it already with your school's budget getting cut, libraries closing, or mental health services eliminated....more
Yesterday, Penske South announced driver Sam Hornish, Jr. would be jumping from the IRL, where he had won three championships and an Indy 500, to Nascar full time in 2008. As of this post, Hornish has been unable to qualify for any Nextel Cup races and has been close to a disaster in the Busch Series races he has competed in, but has still chosen to make the move. (Hornish was driving for Penske Racing in the IRL)
Our bloggers tried out Panasonic's HomeTeam App. An online service that connects loved ones across generations and distance. Read more and see how they shared activities and built lasting memories. PLUS get a chance to win a $100. Read more
We tried Burt's Bees Renewal Face Care. It is a complete line of natural, nourishing products designed to work with your skin’s cycle of renewal. Check out their reviews to see the before and after results! Read more