Archive for August 5th, 2014

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Chat On

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet His Excellency Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal, and Mrs. Marieme Sall, in the Blue Room during a U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit dinner at the White House, Aug. 5, 2014. [Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon]

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Aug
14

Night Owl Chat: New York City Electro, Circa 1982

You can’t really define electro music except by the way it makes you feel. Oh, you can say that it’s a mix of Kraftwerk and hip hop. But all you really want to do is get out on the dance floor and sweat. Many a dark and sweaty basement party in 1980s NYC was fueled by Africa Bambaataa and Planet Patrol. So, to lead you into the night, a little trip down my memory lane.

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Planet Patrol – Play At Your Own Risk

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Orbit – The Beat Goes On

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Aug
14

President & First Lady Host Dinner for African Heads of State

9:0 EDT: The President and First Lady host a dinner at the White House for African heads of state

Also at White House Live

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Aug
14

African Leaders’ Arrivals At The White House

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9:30 EDT: President Obama and the First Lady Host a Dinner for the U.S.-African Leaders Summit




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