In an effort to reclaim Black History Month 2019, let’s reflect on those figure skaters and gymnasts who have inspired us over the years. These are some of my favorite routines from these wonderful athletes.
With Katelyn Ohashi wowing audiences (get that NCAA Floor title, girl) and Simone Biles being Simone Biles, I thought it would be nice to reflect on awesome gymnasts from the past you may not be familiar with.
I’m sorry to do this to you on a Thursday, but prepare yourself for a nice little ugly cry. This is a heartwarming story about true friendship. It has also sort of inspired me to look for a good friend I lost contact with in grade school.
Well, it’s bitter, but there’s still sweetness. Check out this video of Charles Jackson’s family and friends greeting him upon his release from prison. Mr. Jackson was imprisoned for 27 years for a crime he didn’t commit (although, the prosecutor agreed he should be released, the DA has not determined whether they…
I’m sorry, but this never gets old.
“If they can’t beat Simone today, they never will!”
Simone Biles and the US Women’s gymnastics team is in Doha, Qatar for World Championships.
Sorry if these pics are huge. I’m posting from my phone.
So, the language isn’t the best, I admit. But, I couldn’t help but laugh with actual tears. I hope y’all can appreciate. Spoilers, obviously. Enjoy!!!
Did Wendy’s hire a Black PR firm? Because their social media presence is on point.
Hey, it’s a snow day so I have plenty of time to be petty.
Both seats are FL4:
So, one of the things I love to do is read or watch what other folks have to say when they visit the US. Even though all of us belong to “sub-cultures” so to speak, there is a general American culture which we are a part of and I love to see what sticks out about us to non-Americans (Have you ever read a tour book for…
Now, let us give thanks for the extraness of our kinfolk. lol
I’m just going to leave this here...