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Washington DC Chinese New Year Parade 2017

Washington DC Chinese New Year Parade 2017

The 2017 Chinese New Year parade will take place in Washington, D.C.’s Chinatown. The parade will be filled with beautiful music, colorful dragons, martial arts demonstrations and more. Location:  H Street NW, Washington, D.C. between 6th and 8th Streets Date:  Sunday, January 29, 2017, 2 – 4:30 p.m. Time:  2pm – 5pm (firecracker will be […]

Ben’s Chili Bowl removes Barack Obama, Chuck Brown, Bill Cosby and Donnie Simpson mural

Ben’s Chili Bowl removes Barack Obama, Chuck Brown, Bill Cosby and Donnie Simpson mural

Murals removed from Ben’s Chili Bowl (photography by Christopher Fields) The original Ben’s Chili Bowl located at 1213 U Street in Northwest Washington, D.C. is known around the world for their half smokes; surviving the 1968 riots and their famous mural. The mural of comedian, Bill Cosby; former President of the United States, Barack Obama; […]

Optical Illusion: Old Man and Old Woman or Musician, Man and Woman

What do you see in the image up above? I see an elderly couple facing one another (woman on left and man on right) under a light. I also see a man on the right and a man playing a guitar on the right with a woman peeking out from a doorway behind him.

Many Still Try To Hang ‘Strange Fruit’ From American Trees [video]

The above painting is entitled Black in America by Laurie Cooper When I first saw this image last year so many emotions ran through my mind. I had to sit down before they all collided. One of the first thoughts that rushed into my mind (as I am sure is the same that rushed into […]