Black History Month Special! Twenty-nine individuals are featured in this compilation of African-American achievements & acknowledgement from the live television production of Around The Rim recorded during Black History Month from 2012 – 2020.

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2012
Willie Thrower (2:42)
Don Cornelius (3:30)
Whitney Houston (5:31)
Anna Cooper (6:36)

2013
Barbara Jordan (7:58)

2014
Morris Turner (10:09)
Brian Thompson (11:36)

2015
Charlie Sifford (14:18)
Alice Coachman (15:32)
Bayard Rustin (17:06)
Bantu Stephen Biko (18:15)

2016
Dr. James West (20:22)
Beverly Harvard (21:11)
Johnathan Iverson (22:05)
Zelda Valdes (23:01)

2017
Floyd Norman (25:20)
Andrew Hatcher (27:06)
Dr. Ossain Sweet (28:26)

2018
Yasuke (30:36)
Cherokee Bill (32:19)
William DeHart Hubbard (34:03)

2019
Joseph Winters (36:31)
Bass Reeves (37:48)
Cathay Williams (38:45)
Bill Pickett (40:37)

2020
Doris Miller (43:09)
Leonard Fillyaw (44:36)
Jeremiah Hamilton (45:53)
Gladys Bentley (47:19)

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Fantasy Sports & Arcade Games! Twenty-four hours removed from inauguration, Mayor Gary Christenson talks about The Avengers, Baker Mayfield, Steph Curry & Galaga!

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Inauguration (1:55)
The Rookie’s Guide to Fantasy Football (7:53)
Fantasy Sports (10:00)
Handheld Old School Arcade Cabinet (26:55)
Old School Arcade Games Remembered (29:01)
Mayor’s Office Annual Holiday Skit (37:26)
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They’re Watching You! Is your on-line secure? Has your social media been compromised? Yvens Riviere, Information Technology Security, here to share some information about the Interwebs!

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Are they watching you? (1:02)
A Cyber Privacy Parable (24:13)
How to protect yourself (27:40)
Cybersecurity 101 (47:31)
Contact information (51:04)
The Make It Rain Podcast plug (52:31)
Close (54:25)

Milestone Icon! Escaping from a damaged alien starliner Arnus, from the planet Terminus, life-pod crash lands in a cotton field deep in the American South in 1839! Alan Vickers, from New England Comics, here to have a conversation about Milestone Comics first Superhero named Icon!

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The Creators (1:29)
Who is Icon? (11:05)
Verb: That’s What’s Happenin’ (26:59)
1993 (30:51)
Superpowers (44:06)
Close (57:14)

Malden Overcoming Addiction pt2. Paul Hammersley, President of Malden Overcoming Addiction (MOA), talking about the latest endeavors of this non-profit organization.

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Peer-to-Peer Recovery Center Update (1:23)
Addiction Recovery Resource Specialist (10:20)
Donate (22:33)
The Science of Addiction (23:33)
Recovery is Possible (27:49)
Narcotics Anonymous (46:26)
Candlelight Memorial Vigil (47:35)
Kiss Forever Rocks Addiction Fundraiser (51:11)
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Malden Overcoming Addiction. Paul Hammersley, President of Malden Overcoming Addiction (MOA), talking about the first three years of this non-profit organization and future plans moving forward.
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3rd Annual Vigil (3:26)
Recovery Coach Academy (5:50)
Donate (21:29)
2018 #MaldenStopTheStigma (24:09)
Stigma Day (30:04)
Fundraiser (51:32)
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Conspiracy Connection! Who shot JFK? Moon Landing
Machination? T.C. Restani, Executive Producer & Host of the 5 times award winning Late Night TV Talk Show & Podcast “After Hours w/TC Restani” shares his views on these conspiracies. #TConmyTV.
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JFK conspiracy (3:50 – 27:35)
A Sabulous Second (27:37 – 29:10)
“We choose to go to the moon” (29:11 – 31:11)
Moon landing conspiracy (31:13 – 44:38)
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Kennedy, King, Kennedy. Community Television Executive Producer & Host Josephine Royal talks about the assassinations of JFK, MLK & RFK through her pre-teen & teen-aged eyes.
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JFK (2:42) – 20:43)
SocialSecurity.org PSA (20:45 – 21:45)
MLK (21:47 – 36:02)
Dept of Education PSA (36:03 – 36:29)
ProtectMassChildren.org PSA (36:32 – 37:30)
Demand a Plan (37:32 – 38:15)
RFK (38:17 – 51:42)
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Richie Rich & 24 Karat Funk! World traveling independent music artist & band based in Boston, MA. Richard McCreary talks about his musical beginnings including working for Duke Ellington & Rick James as well as friendships with George Clinton & Bernie Worrell. Also, live performance of original tune Bebop Get Your Dance On!
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Beginnings (1:36 – 26:28)
“Bebop Get Your Dance On!” (26:29 – 32:47)
Present to date (32:50 – 55:09)
Close (55:10)