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Poetic justice

...lake will forever bear it.But he was so right that beauty dieth not. And such is the case with America's poet, Maya Angelou.Ms. Angelou's poetic beauty was well-enough known. She spoke at Bill Clinton's inauguration, and became...
Social Media reaction to the death of Maya Angelou

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What would Jesus do? Not this!

...Topeka, Kan. The family once protested a theatrical production of Frosty the Snowman. Their vitriol so sickened poet Maya Angelou that she once canceled an appearance near Topeka. Meanwhile, back at the office, Phelps and Co. found bizarre succor...
Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

NEW YORK - Maya Angelou, a modern Renaissance woman who survived the harshest of childhoods...famous. But it won't be for singing."After renaming herself Maya Angelou for the stage ("Maya" was a childhood nickname), she toured in...
Rants & Raves

...Washington, D.C. They need to be fired ? all of them. KUDOS FOR RICK MCKEE and his wonderful cartoon, the tribute to Maya Angelou. It should get an award. That is his best-ever tribute. I HOPE MAYOR DEKE Copenhaver will think twice before converting...
President quietly turns to faith for strength

...written for him and sent to his BlackBerry, weaving together Scripture with reflections from literary figures such as Maya Angelou and C.S. Lewis."I've certainly seen the president's faith grow in his time in office," said Joshua DuBois...
Augusta native Jessye Norman receives NAACP's top honor

...chairman of the NAACP board of directors. Past recipients include talk-show host Oprah Winfrey, poet and educator Maya Angelou, political and religious leader Jesse Jackson and baseball player Hank Aaron.
Author speaks at night event excerpts from her book."I think it's kind of tortuous for an author to read, unless it's somebody like Maya Angelou," she said. "I like to involve people in the process because then it's not a bore."
So what makes Hillary and Bill run?

...cannot accept the fact that Barack Obama has had more than 90 percent of the black votes for a long time now? It was Maya Angelou who some years ago proclaimed Bill Clinton our first "black" president -- a "coronation" that was eagerly embraced...

...on her mood. "When I get bored, I like to make up stories to pass the time," she said. Her influences include Maya Angelou, Alice Walker and Nikki Giovanni. They inspire her through their diversity in their work and personal qualities of...
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