That was quite some eulogy President Barack Obama delivered today. And quite some song.
Watching the "forever moment" in POTUS' speech, the entire internet took a collective gasp and whispered "OH MY GOD," then collectively cried.
The president was in Charleston to honor the death of Reverend Clementa Pinckney and 8 members of a church where a white supremacist went on a racist gun rampage last week.
Black Twitter was watching the speech, and was *on it.*
A jury in South Carolina today convicted Dylann S. Roof in the racially motivated killings of 9 black people in a church in Charleston. He faces the possibility of a death sentence.
It’s about time. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, just now: “”The Confederate flag is coming off the South Carolina Statehouse. Tomorrow morning at 10:00am, we will see the Confederate Flag come down,” she added, “with dignity.”
South Carolina’s Senate passed legislation Tuesday to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.
For all their amazing growth over the past 25 years, the most impressive thing about the monumental rise of Amazon might be the speed and sophistication of their lightning-fast delivery network. Sometimes it doesn’t even take 24 hours for the idea you ordered to be perched right on your front porch, ready for use. The […]
You could actually watch a Tyrannosaurus Rex walk down your street right now. And no, this isn’t the latest Jurassic Park sequel. Of course, it isn’t real either, just a Google recreation of some pretty realistic looking dinosaurs transplanted right into any environment around you courtesy of augmented reality. Yet it’s just another example of […]
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