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Too Much Truth Recap: Paul Ryan’s RNC Speech; How Did You Feel About It?

As many of you know, this week is the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida and Wednesday night there where many great speeches given by Vice-President Candidate Paul Ryan and former Secretary of State Condoleeza […]

WAOK-AM–08/30/2012

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Going For The Golden Arches – McDonald’s And The Olympics

Exploring the relationship between McDonald’s – both as a food and a brand – and the Olympics.

08/20/2012

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The Politics Of Black Hair: The Impact Hair Has On The Life Of The Black Woman

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we talked about all of the drama surrounded around Olympian Gabby Douglas hair.  The controversy has opened up the discussion about hair and how it affect the status of the African American woman.  […]

WAOK-AM–08/19/2012

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GOSPEL NEWS: SUNDAY MORNING PRAISE SALUTES GOLD MEDALIST GABBY DOUGLAS

If you’ve been watching the Olympics, you have been amazed at the performance of Gymnast Gabby Douglas. She has won two gold medals and the hearts of millions of people around the world. In an interview, she said […]

WAOK-AM–08/12/2012

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Gabby Douglas Being Recruited By Spelman

ATLANTA (WAOK/TMZ)-16-year-old Gabby Douglas is reportedly being recruited by one of the most prestigious black universities in the country, Spelman College. According to the website TMZ, Spelman school president Beverly Daniel Tatum has even flown […]

WAOK-AM–08/10/2012

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[AUDIO] The Princess Monique Show 8/5/12

SUNDAY 8/5/12 ON THE PRINCESS MONIQUE SHOW (4-6pm) *Golden girl Gabby Douglas has won Olympic Gold! So why is the focus on her hair and not her achievement? *Chick-fil-A’s Dan Cathy serves chicken and his […]

08/05/2012

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Gabby Gets All-Around Gold Medal

LONDON (AP) — Make it a pair of golds for Gabrielle Douglas, who added the all-around title to the one she won with the U.S. team two nights ago. Douglas became the third straight American to […]

WAOK-AM–08/02/2012

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[AUDIO] 8/1/12 Mo’s Things To Know!

Get your daily dose of what’s happening in political, national, and local news. As well as everyday information that you need to know from Mo’s Things To Know! Voters say No to T-SPLOST President Obama […]

08/01/2012

Team USA (L-R) McKayla Maroney, Jordyn Wieber, Gabrielle Douglas, Alexandra Raisman, and Kyla Ross victorious on medal stand after winning Women's Team All-Around Final gold medal at North Greenwich Arena. London, United Kingdom 7/31/2012 CREDIT: Peter Read Miller (Photo by Peter Read Miller /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images)

The Sports Kings: US Women Win First Gold Since ’96…

The U.S. women’s gymnastics team is the Olympic champion for the first time since 1996.  The American squad of Gabby Douglas, Jordyn Wieber, Aly Raisman, Kyla Ross and McKayla Maroney won the gold medal in […]

08/01/2012

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[AUDIO] The Mo Ivory Show: Is The Media Ignoring The African American Olympic Athlete’s?

There are several black athlete’s competing in the Olympic’s this year,  Mo feels like they aren’t getting a fair amount of coverage. Black Olympic athlete’s , Gabrielle Douglas and Cullen Jones thrived this weekend at […]

07/30/2012

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