Angela Bassett turns 52 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

THE DREAM SEED: Just as everything in life that grows is the result of a seed, the same is true for your dreams. Dreams are the starting point for success; the seed for success. Plant your dream deep. Water it daily and don’t let the weeds of doubt choke it. And your dream can and will become a reality.” -Willie Jolley, excerpt from the book, It Only Takes A Minute To Change Your Life

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Aug. 16: Actor Reginald VelJohnson (“Family Matters”) is 58. R&B singer J.T. Taylor is 57. Actress Angela Bassett is 52.

WEBSITE OF THE WEEK

This site recognizes the great black architects who helped build the US while facing enormous social and economic barriers: http://tinyurl.com/r5glk5

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

BLACK HISTORY

Aug. 16, 1963: On sale this day was a stamp designed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. It was designed by George Olden, which made him the first African American to design a U.S. postage stamp. (Source: www.BlackFacts.com)