Monthly Archives: October 2007

“A Night At The Atrium”: A BWFO Fundraiser

  Listen to Patricia Wilson-Smith and Brenda Johnson of Black Women for Obama on WAOK 1380 Atlanta!  The Georgia Black Women for Obama Chapter is SO excited to announce the first ever fundraiser for Senator Barack Obama!  “A Night At the … Continue reading

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Vickie Juanetta White: Rest in Peace

By Patricia Wilson-Smith  This week, I lost a sister and a friend. On Tuesday, my sister-in-law, Vickie White, died of an extremely rare disease called “Scleroderma”. Vickie was 43 years young. She was a mother of five children (three step-children, and two … Continue reading

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Translating Hype Into Votes

By Patricia Wilson-Smith I had an interesting conversation with a friend today.  We were discussing Senator Obama’s ‘hype-factor’; how he seems to have the market cornered on pure [blank] appeal - you can literally plug sex, mass, whip, broad, cross-over, or almost … Continue reading

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Obama Video of the Day – 10/21/2007

You have to love the You-Tubers! The creativity and passion with which YouTube dwellers have embraced the Obama cause has been nothing short of incredible! Now, I find that one Bubaloo37 has created a short video that is a testament … Continue reading

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Commas for Obama – “We Pause for Thought”

If you’ve read any of the past “Commas for Obama” posts, you know that the goal here is to seek out opportunities for dialog for the political edification and reading pleasure of BWFO readers. And so today, in a new installment of … Continue reading

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