Henry Simmons turns 40 today

Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE.

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us. – Helen Keller

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

July 1: Bluesman James Cotton is 75. Gospel singer-choir leader Andrae Crouch is 68. Singer Victor Willis of the Village People is 59. Singer Evelyn “Champagne” King is 50. Actor Andre Braugher is 48. Actor Henry Simmons (“NYPD Blue”) is 40. Rapper Missy Elliott is 39.

WEBSITE OF THE WEEK

Looking for bios/info on historical African Americans? A good source is Enchanted Learning: www.EnchantedLearning.com.

Submit your favorite website to us along with a 15-20 word (or less) description via www.eurweb.com/?page_id=17.

BLACK HISTORY

July 1, 1870: James W. Smith of South Carolina entered West Point. Smith, the first black student, did not graduate. (Source: www.BlackFacts.com)