Wow this is cool. So the Black Weblog Awards are happening, and yours truly is a finalist. Voting ends on August 31, so get on over there and do the voting thing. Democracy, my people! I'm a finalist in the "Black Blogger Achievement" category which is described as: 
This category is for bloggers that have been blogging visibly since January 1, 2003. This award can only be won once (sorry George and Lynne… we still love ya).