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The civil rights leader Martin Luther KIng (C) waves to supporters 28 August 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC (Washington Monument in background) during the "March on Washington". King said the march was "the greatest demonstration of freedom in the history of the United States." Martin Luther King was assassinated on 04 April 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee. James Earl Ray confessed to shooting King and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. King's killing sent shock waves through American society at the time, and is still regarded as a landmark event in recent US history. AFP PHOTO (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Reflections On Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Dream

In recalling the very day Rev. King was assassinated, not only was I angry, I was saddened and frightened not knowing the real significance of his tragic and unforgettable death.

01/20/2015

Ground beef, cabbage, hot peppers and cheese egg roll at Asian Corned Beef in Detroit. (credit: George Fox/CW50)

Asian Corned Beef Fries Up Uniquely Delicious Egg Rolls

It’s like I died and went to Chinese Hot Pocket heaven.

01/08/2015

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Guide To The Fashion In Detroit Event 2014

After a year break, Fashion In Detroit (FID) is back in a major way to celebrate its 4th anniversary with plenty in store for local fashion lovers to enjoy.

09/23/2014

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My Newbie Experience In Model Aviation And Hamburg Flyers R/C Club

I’ve caught some heat over my new interest in radio controlled flying. Opening packages containing toy quadcopters and talking about going to R/C club meetings has garnered reactions from my colleagues and family ranging from “that’s cute” or “you’re a huge nerd” to “you owe me big time for dragging me to this”.

09/22/2014

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Watch This Exhilirating Run At An Italian Mountain Bike Park

I’m not an extreme sports guy, but I love watching what these athletes can do.

08/21/2014

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This Minor Key Version Of Madonna’s ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’ Sounds Sad In A Good Way

Holfelder transposes the key of the music from major to minor.

08/21/2014

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Thousands Watching Aquarium Fish Play Street Fighter Streaming Online

A 23 year old Canadian software developer created a video stream featuring two aquarium fish playing Street Fighter II Turbo on the SNES.

08/21/2014

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Fash Bash 2014: What To Wear Guide

Slip on that show stopping dress, step into those envy-worthy stilettos, and save the date for an evening of high fashion and fine art. The DIA’s Founders Junior Council and Neiman Marcus have returned with the very popular fashion and art event, Fash Bash.

08/12/2014

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A New Way To Look At A Store’s Price Tag

Money-conscious consumers love a smart buy, even if sometimes that means driving an extra 15 minutes to save 20 percent.

08/08/2014