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  • THE (07-11-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 11, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *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. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE There is no greater agony than bearing an […]

  • Notes and Thoughts from Maya Angelou’s Mememorial Service

    Jun 7, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via MSN News) – Maya Angelou liked to say that people will forget what you said or did in your life, but they will never forget how you made them feel. Former President Bill Clinton, First Lady Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey said Saturday they were among the millions touched by Angelou’s wisdom when they […]

  • Watch the Services for Maya Angelou HERE

    Jun 7, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The memorial service for poet and author Maya Angelou will be held today at Wake Forest University. Wake Forest says Angelou’s family is holding a private service Saturday at the university’s Wait Chapel. The literary pioneer and champion of civil rights and began teaching at Wake Forest in 1982 after she first visited the university […]

  • OWN to Air Maya Angelou’s Memorial Service; Michelle Obama, Bill Clinton to Attend

    Jun 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will simulcast Dr. Maya Angelou’s private memorial service in celebration of her legacy being held at Wake Forest University in North Carolina this Saturday, June 7 at 10 a.m. ET / 7 a.m. PT. Winfrey has been in North Carolina helping to organize the service, to be held at Wait Chapel on […]

  • Was Maya Angelou’s Past As A Sex Worker ‘Guarded?’

    Jun 6, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Dr. Maya Angelou was as fine as they come in her youth. In the photo above, writer Langston Hughes was just one of a whole lot of dudes anxious to be in her company. Always introduced with the greatest respect, whether in the presence of dignitaries such as Bill Clinton or Barack Obama; or the […]

  • John Singleton Talks Casting Maya Angelou in ‘Poetic Justice’

    Jun 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *In John Singleton’s 1993 film “Poetic Justice,” the lead character, Justice (played by Janet Jackson) writes poems which she delivers throughout the movie — poems in fact written by Dr. Maya Angelou. In the following essay, Singleton recalls casting and directing the late poet/author, and reveals the impact she had on his life. [This story […]