There was a time when I did a weekly roundup that I titled Rear View Mirror – My Week in Review. I would recount all
Today is the 87th birthday of the poet Shel Silverstein. He has played an important role in a lot of children’s lives. His books and poems
Today is the 92nd birthday of the Civil Rights Activist Malcolm X. The world is a better place because he was in it and still
Today is 89th birthday of the iconic fashion maven Carrie Donovan. I am a sucker for huge glasses, truth be told. You have got to OWN
Today is the 115th birthday of the artist William H. Johnson. His primitive style of painting African Americans during the Harlem Renaissance has become the
Today is the 106th birthday of Butterfly McQueen. Everyone knows her from her famous (and often horribly misquoted and impersonated) line from Gone With the Wind.