SEATTLE SEAHAWKS

The Seattle Seahawks Have Apologized For A Controversial Martin Luther King Jr. Tweet

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The Seattle Seahawks are celebrating their NFC Championship win with a twitter controversy.

SELMA

‘Selma’ Couldn’t Use MLK’s Real Speech Because Other Studios Own The Rights, But Here It Is

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'Selma' had to paraphrase MLK's speeches because Warner Bros, Dreamworks, and Steven Spielberg had licensed the rights.

Snow

Snow’s ‘Informer’ Was Part Of MLK’s Dream, Too

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Azealia Banks is not gonna like this post one bit.

WILT CHAMBERLAIN

Wilt Chamberlain, Richard Nixon, Martin Luther King’s Funeral & The NBA

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Forty-five years ago today, Martin Luther King took his final breath on the second floor balcony of Memphis' Lorraine Motel, forever altering the scope of history as we've come to know it.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

10 Other Historical Figures Who Deserve A Movie After Abe Lincoln

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As we all know, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a factual account of our 16th president's secret life.

VIDEOS

On Martin Luther King, The Old Man & Ralph Waldo Emerson

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There's not much else to be said about <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/dr-martin-luther-king-jr">Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.</a> that has yet to be mentioned in documentaries, books and news reports.

#AMY POEHLER

1.16 The Cooler

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Shorty Long

When A Dream Never Dies

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The term "Black Jesus" is not to be used loosely.

Spotlight

Is This Really Dr. Michael King Jr. Day?

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<a href="http://hotword.dictionary.com/martin-luther-king/"> Pardon my ignorance but this has baffled me for twenty-four hours. Were we all aware that Dr. King never <a href="http://hotword.dictionary.com/martin-luther-king/">legally changed his name</a>, instead his father simply told his congregation that he wanted to be referred to as "Martin Luther King," his so - being a junior - should be called the same and everybody ran with it.

The Speeches Mixtape

Greg Street Presents Dr. King – The Speeches Mixtape

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With Haiti continuing to buzz with every newsflash, it can be easily to forget why you actually have the day off.

SNEAKERS

And1 ME8 Tribute

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One of the various ways to pay tribute to MLK.


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