This summer a movie will open that will make slavery a punchline….
Yesterday I discovered possibly the worse book/movie plot ever; it irritated and offended me on so many levels I’m having a hard time writing this because I’m so annoyed. If you plan on seeing or reading Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter, please skip this post.
The plot, in short: As a child Abraham Lincoln finds out that not only are vampires real, but that his grandfather and mother were killed by them. He vows to wipe out vampires, and forms an alliance with a good vampire that teaches him how to kill bad ones. For years Lincoln goes around killing vampires one-by-one. Then one day while in the South he sees a slave auction and follows the slave master home. GASP! The master is a vampire and the slaves were bought as food! The only logical next step? Lincoln becomes an abolitionist in hopes of cutting off the food supply of the vampires. He begins a political career by day, and kills vampires at night. A conspiracy ensues where Lincoln uses his powers to end the vampire population’s growth and power by ending slavery–and starting a Civil War…
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I am SUPER pissed off with a movie coming out this summer. Find out which one and why in the next 4 hours…
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Please do not forget Trayvon Martin. His killer, George Zimmerman, still has not been arrested.
What you can do: Call, fax, or email the District Attorney’s office, Sanford Police, and political representatives to ask them why Trayvon Martin’s killer has not been arrested.
1. State Attorney’s Office - Sanford
Attn: Florida District Attorney Norman Wolfinger
State Attorney’s Office
Criminal Justice Center
101 Bush Boulevard
PO Box 8006
Sanford, Florida 32772-8006
Telephone: (407) 665-6000
2. Sanford Police Department
Sanford Police Department, Attn: Police Chief Bill Lee, 815 West 13th Street, Sanford, FL 32771
Telephone: (407) 688-5070
3. Florida Governor
Office of Governor Rick Scott, State of Florida, The Capitol, 400 S. Monroe St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001
Governor’s office Telephone: (850) 488-7146
4. Florida legislators
(a) The Florida state senator for Sanford, Florida is David Simmons.
David Simmons, 251 Maitland Avenue, Suite 304,Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
Telephone: (407) 262-7578
(b) The Florida state representative for Sanford, Florida is Jason Brodheur.
Jason Brodheur, District Office, 114 West First Street, Suite 208, Sanford, FL 32771-1273
Telephone: (407) 302-4800
(c) The US representative for Sanford, Florida is Corrine Brown.
Representative Corrine Brown, 2336 Rayburn HOB, Washington, D.C. 20515
Telephone: (202) 225-0123, Fax: (202) 225-2256
Senator Marc Rubio, 317 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington DC, 20510
Telephone: (202) 224-3041
Senator Bill Nelson, 716 Senate Hart Office Building, Washington, DC 20510
Telephone: (202) 224-5274
“It’s been a long time coming…” -Sam Cooke On March 22, 2012 something that’s been hundreds of years in the making is happening. This date will mark the groundbreaking of The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) will break ground in Washington’s National Mall. The NMAAHC is a branch of the prestigious Smithsonian that will focus exclusively on the role of African Americans in national and international history…. READ MORE
“It’s been a long time coming…”
On March 22, 2012 something that’s been hundreds of years in the making is happening. This date will mark the groundbreaking of The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) will break ground in Washington’s National Mall.
The NMAAHC is a branch of the prestigious Smithsonian that will focus exclusively on the role of African Americans in national and international history…. READ MORE