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All those times Buick LaCrosse made a cameo in film and you kind of gasped

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The internet is amazing – granted – but when we set out to research the Buick LaCrosse in film or TV, we didn’t anticipate finding a populated find-your-car-in-media database. Or did we?

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Women in STEM: 10 quotes by GM’s Alicia Boler-Davis

See how she got to the top and why she’s staying there

We curated Boler-Davis interviews and speeches on YouTube, and here are 10 direct quotes from the mind making the connection between GM and you. Number one is ridiculously inspiring. Let’s start with the basics. Boler-Davis recently – and by recently we mean earlier this month – told Fortune Magazine how she discovered her potential in engineering; she wasn’t born a VP, you know.

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The perks of owning an American classic car

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Nothing can compare to the nostalgia you feel when you’re sitting at a stoplight and you see a well preserved El Dorado drive pass you. Everybody is looking.

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10 auto-loving quotes from a man who devoted his life to car design

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Edward T. Welburn – most of us in the automotive industry may have heard the name – but let me introduce you to the legend. Welburn has been a General Motors employee for 35 years. He’s the current and first GM Vice President of Global Design. Yes, they actually created a VP position and title for him.

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Remember the time Buick retweeted your here’s-my-new-car photo? We do.

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There’s nothing like when somebody you admire retweets your tweet, right? You take a screenshot and tweet that because you want everybody to know important people see, read and retweet your Tweets.

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Tigers seek pre-Christmas fix to backside pain

Familiar aches evident as Memphis gets thumped by Oklahoma State’s Cowboys.

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When ‘Black Men Run,’ kids win!

A St. Jude “hero’s” marathon story, with a dedication to two young people who lost their battles with cancer.

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Distrust, fear mar police-community relations for many African Americans

Rubik’s Cube, disappearing powder, whatever – nothing short of a miracle will create real trust between the police department and the African-American community, some say.

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‘Take Me To The River’

My take on the Greater Memphis Chamber of Commerce Annual Chairman’s Luncheon.

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WHAT’S HAPPENING MYRON? – Soul singer still going strong.

Lenny Williams – A conversation with a tower of power

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GASOL SCORES 30, GRIZZLIES BEAT MAVERICKS 114-105

Chants of MVP as Grizz center Marc Gasol comes up big against Dallas with another 30-point outburst

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Roundup: News briefs - 12/10/2014

Tennessee gets grant to expand preschool; Senate confirms TVA nominees; Tea party challenges House Speaker Harwell; more!

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USHER CROONS AND MOVES TO DELIGHT

Almost four years to the date of his last appearance in Memphis, Usher Raymond IV graced multiple generations of fans at the FedExForum on Monday night (Dec. 8).

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TENNESSEE BAPTIST CONVENTION ELECTS ITS FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN PRESIDENT

Tennessee Baptist Convention elects its first African-American president

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STILL LOOKING FOR CHANGE

COMMENTARY: “The old political agenda is not the primary agenda of our young people. We fell head over heels for politics to solve our problems; they are using economics.”

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CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS FINANCIAL GIFTS

ON OUR WAY TO WEALTHY: Consider sharing a gift with a financial twist. The children may not appreciate it right away. However, over time they will grow to love it.

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From Trayvon Martin to Michael Brown to Tamir Rice

“We have to turn the slogan ‘Black lives matter!’ into a reality because our lives do matter. – Benjamin Crump

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Historic New Sardis marks 140th anniversary

The historic congregation in southeast Shelby County recently marked the founding of its church 140 years ago.

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FOR MEMPHIS UNITED, HOLDER VISIT IS A HIGH-PROFILE STAGE FOR ONGOING CONCERNS

Coalition of grassroots organizations, community groups and Memphis residents is on a mission to confront structural and institutional racism.

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PHARRELL IS A MUSIC GENIUS BUT NAIVE ON RACE RELATIONS

OPINION: I would like to personally invite Pharrell to shut up on any commentary that isn’t related to music, especially if that commentary is related to race.

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