WASHINGTON — When Miles Jai Thomas arrived at a party at the Craig Ranch North Community Pool in McKinney, Texas, on Friday night, the pool was open to everyone — until a security guard showed up and removed black partygoers from the area.
“Then he started making up rules to keep us out,” Thomas, 15, told The Huffington Post.
A white woman at the pool started making racist comments, Thomas said, such as telling black teens at the party to get used to the bars outside the pool because that’s all they were going to see. (Source: Read more)
Have you ever lost something valuable in public, like a wallet or a purse, a cell phone, or even just a big wad of cash? If so, your first reaction was probably to write it off as gone forever. After all, that’s how the world is these days, right?
But have you ever been completely surprised when you got it back? When someone actually went out of their way to return it? OTOH, have you ever found something, returned it, and were amused to see a shocked reaction from the owner? (Source: Read more)
My condolences goes out to the entire family of the late John Burgess Sr. Pinetops NC.
I have been knowing Mr. Burgess nearly all of my life. My dad Curmilus Dancy Sr. used to rent out the Burgess family farm for years. I was shocked to learn that Mr. Burgess has expired. You have our sympathy.
Script.: Read Eccles. 3 and know, “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven”
Song: Praying For You – William Murphy