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As we approach the national holiday celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., let us remember a film that debuted on this day (Jan. 12) 23 years ago. Our Friend, Martin is nostalgic cinema that every 90's kid recalls watching in their adolescence. Watch the film inside.

On Saturday (October 2), WOL News Talk 1450 in Washington D.C. celebrated its 42nd anniversary – a moment which showcased the perseverance and tenacity of its founder, Urban One maven Cathy Hughes.

Breaking down some very interesting facts about the late legend.

The love birds recently celebrated one year of blissful love together... head inside to see what Common had to say about his lady.

Forrest Gump starring Tom Hanks was released on this day July 6, 1994. For 27 years, Forrest Gump has provided outstanding cinema for its fans across the world to enjoy. We will happily take you through a world of behind-the-scenes moments you have yet to discover. 

American Idol is responsible for launching some of the biggest names in music from season one champion Kelly Clarkson to R&B sensation Fantasia, and widely successful country star Carrie Underwood. This year we celebrate the anniversary of the show and Black Music Month alike, with the four Black American Idol winners.

It's a special day for Ari Lennox! Head inside for a message from the rising star.

Parks and Recreation premiered April 9, 2009 to NBC. We compiled a list of our favorite moments from the show in celebration of the twelve year reunion. Get ready to laugh and reminisce on some of the greatest moments from the show in this thread.

10 Things I Hate About You was released 22 years ago today. The film is loosely based on Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew and launched the careers of many actors who appeared in the cult classic movie. Let's dive into how it became the catalyst to the success of actors we know and love today like Gabrielle Union. 

Billie Eilish seemingly became an instant success with her debut album When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? was released. Eilish released her first album two years ago, which catapulted her into superstardom and elevated her to the next step of her career. Fans celebrate the two year anniversary on social media. 

Time sure does fly. It is crazy to believe the classic comedic film, Mrs. Doubtfire celebrates 27 years today, Nov. 24. It still manages to bring viewers joy and laughter over the years. Robin Williams stars in the film alongside Mara Wilson from Matilda, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan, Lisa Jakub and Matthew Lawerence.