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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-04-04 21:06:18 -0700 | arts-culture-news

The intermission is now over; the second half has begun. The sixth part of this saga deals with the idea that not opening up books is considered to be cool in the Black culture. Let's look at some literacy rates....
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-29 05:23:28 -0700 | arts-culture-news

We close out the first half of this saga as we deal with Part 5. The topic for this part is the lack of family structure. After the 2010 census was done, something very disturbing was found about the family...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-27 19:09:51 -0700 | arts-culture-news

The fourth part of this issue deals with crack cocaine. Black culture was at its peak in the 1970's after the positive results of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 were in full motion. However, all of the progress that...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-27 22:20:02 -0700 | arts-culture-news

The third part in this saga is for parents to stop giving their children names that sound African, but do not have any meaning. I am fed up with parents that think that they are so smart and so creative...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-26 05:56:45 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Part two of this journey deals with heart disease. Although 14.2% of the population in the USA is African-American, those who are African-American that die from heart disease is 24.5 percent! Those statistics are disproportionate for African-Americans. We need to...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-25 05:37:44 -0700 | arts-culture-news

I am starting a 10-part series on ten different things that could be done to positively impact Black culture throughout the USA. The first thing that needs to be eliminated from Black culture is extra-long church services. The first thought...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-02-13 12:18:40 -0800 | odd-news

During this time of economic upheaval, times have been hard for the elderly. Rising inflation coupled with near zero-percent interest rates have decimated pensions to the point that many of the elderly are not financially prepared to retire. Some of...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-01-24 09:35:20 -0800 | entertainment-news

If you are a music artist from any genre and if you feel that you are not receiving the airplay that you feel that you deserve, then you have come to the right place. Send me a link to your...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-01-11 23:43:46 -0800 | your-story

Many people made up resolutions for this year that have already been broken. Fortunately, I have chosen to keep my New Year's Resolution for 2014 intact. After reading the poem, you could probably add my resolution to the list of...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2013-12-09 15:36:46 -0800 | your-story

This poem in this week's edition of 'The Poet's Corner' takes a controversial look at certain myths about the holiday known as Christmas. Due to the nature of this ode not complying with the Terms of Use Agreement policies of...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2013-11-28 04:45:12 -0800 | your-story

When the front doors of the store open up on Black Friday, Then you really need to get out of my way. I'm really pissed off that I had to stand in this line all night long. I really need...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2013-11-18 18:21:52 -0800 | your-story

Throughout life, there will be times of pain and travail. Endure to the end so that you will eventually prevail. The ones that stab you in the back are the closest to you; they claim to be a brother's keeper....
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Posted by: JanetFears

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2013-10-19 09:58:46 -0700 | entertainment-news

Have you ever read a book that seemed boring...or a book that used so many quotes from others that it seemed inpersonal, like it was written by the famous authors that the quotes came from. Maybe you've read a book...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2013-09-27 19:18:00 -0700 | your-story

This poem is intended for viewers over the age of 18. This poem proves that anyone can write deplorable hip-hop lyrics that degrade women. Here is the proof below. The Poet's Corner: Ode to Vulgarity (NSFW)
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Posted by: JanetFears

Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2013-08-13 06:27:26 -0700 | entertainment-news

So you had your first book signing and it didn't go as you expected it to. Your sales were low and the customers didn't seem to respond to you at all. Well don't be to dis-hearted, it's hard for unknown...
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