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Bill Traylor is a self-taught artist born in Alabama in a 1854.

His life spanned slavery, Reconstruction and Jim Crow- he never lived to experience any civil rights or freedoms that white Americans were handed at that time. Read More

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A Detroit man who served 45 years behind bars for a crime that he didn’t commit, is forced to sell his personal collection of artwork that he made in prison. Richard Phillips, 72, Read More

Title / Domestic Gross in 2013 (in millions usd $$$)

  1. Iron Man 3  $409 m
  2. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire  $391 m
  3. Despicable Me 2  $367 m
  4. Man of Steel  $291 m
  5. Monsters University  $268 m
  6. Gravity  $254 m
  7. Frozen (2013)  $248 m
  8. Fast & Furious 6  $238 m
  9. Oz The Great and Powerful  $234 m
  10. Star Trek Into Darkness  $228 m

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Forbes released its 2013 list of the most miserable cities in the United States of America. Forbes cites Detroit’s high unemployment, violent crimes, shrinking population, and its financial crisis as reasons for giving the city the title.

Here are the United States’ 20 Most Miserable Cities of 2013:
Detroit, Michigan
Flint, Michigan
Rockford, Illinois
Chicago, Illinois
Modesto, California
Vallejo, California
Warren, Michigan
Stockton, California
Lake County, Illinois
New York City, New York
Toledo, Ohio
St. Louis, Missouri
Camden, New Jersey
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Atlanta, Georgia
Cleveland, Ohio
Poughkeepsie, New York
Gary, Indiana
Youngstown, Ohio

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