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SheStillTweets [SpeakTruthMsK] I just watched the movie “Marshall” starring Chadwick Boseman. ( I know, I’m late). It’s pretty good. Did yall know… []

Open Culture [openculture] Christopher Hitchens Dismisses the Cult of Ayn Rand: There’s No “Need to Have Essays Advocating Selfishness Among H… []

Just Kev [kev_it_is] Couldn’t wait to see the Master Jam
He’s a one man band, in his own right
Jam-Master jams to the broad daylight
No… []

NERDSoul [OneYoungsta]@JediTimeSaiyan@nerdist@MarkBDonica@atorres890@JosephScrimshaw@TheRochaSays@KenNapzok@maudegarrett Well I be… []

BlackHistoryStudies [BlkHistStudies] Louis Armstrong serenading his wife in front of the Great Pyramids … love this picture []

Jake Rudh [JakeRudh] The Periodic table of Synthpop []

michael massenburg [mikemassenburg] Mark Bradford Appropriates Comic Books and Delves Into the Sublime [] via @hyperallergic

Illinois Press [IllinoisPress] Black Girlhood in the Nineteenth Century has been awarded the 2018 Honor Book Award from the Children’s Literature… []

Joyce Owens [JoyceOwens] I guess I should be flattered that my portrait of Lois Mailou Jones is attributed to her as a “self-portrait”…in… []

Codey Babineaux [Codeybab] Hi, I’m Codey Babineaux and I JUST GOT INTO PRINCETON 😭😭. It doesn’t even feel real . From rags to riches.… []

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] Louis Vuitton Names Virgil Abloh as Its New Men’s Wear Designer []