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Old 02-18-2007, 12:07 PM
 
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I can't think of any black person I like
LOL... you gave me a good laugh.

There has to be at least one actor that has made you laugh or entertained you. What about Eddie Murphy? Will Smith?
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Old 02-18-2007, 01:18 PM
 
Location: SE Florida
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Sojourner Truth
Rosa Parks
Nelson Mandela
Colin Powell
Oprah Winfrey
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Old 02-18-2007, 01:20 PM
 
Location: SE Florida
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I can't think of any black person I like
Then why would you respond to this thread?
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Old 02-18-2007, 02:06 PM
 
Location: Bay Area, CA
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Then why would you respond to this thread?
Because some people just love to spread their ignorance...
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Old 02-18-2007, 02:08 PM
 
Location: Bay Area, CA
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To answer the original question, I'll say Rosa Parks, MLK jr., Billie Holiday, and Langston Hughes... many more great Black people in history, but these are the ones that came to mind.
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Old 02-18-2007, 04:21 PM
 
Location: Orange County
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Maya Angelou. She's a fabulous writer and poet.
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Old 02-18-2007, 05:22 PM
 
Location: So. Dak.
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Definitely Collin Powell and Condie Rice. They are neat!
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Old 02-18-2007, 05:38 PM
 
Location: Comunistafornia, and working to get out ASAP!
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? I don't have any favorite But I will say Bill Cosby at least he tells his own people to get their act together
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Old 02-18-2007, 07:31 PM
 
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? I don't have any favorite But I will say Bill Cosby at least he tells his own people to get their act together
That's true, I like him! Why didn't I think of him????
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Old 02-18-2007, 07:39 PM
 
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I have quite a few: Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, Denzel Washington, Will Smith, Samuel Jackson, Barry White (ooooh baby! That voice!), Whoopie Goldberg, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Aretha Franklin...

I think I could go on and on...
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