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Natural Hair’s Love Letter to Black Women

Dear Black Women, I want to start off by thanking for you finally embracing me the way you always should have. I had my time in the spotlight decades ago, and ...

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Stay-cations: What They Are and How to Do Them Right

’Tis the season…for overeating and overspending. And in the midst of the chaos, sometimes you just need a break. With the price tag that often accompanies the holidays, sometimes it’s ...

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Why White People Need to Give Up on Discussing the N-Word

It is amusing that in 2014 so much polarizing discussion around race has been bubbling over in spurts as social media rallies, rages and questions as think-pieces and op-ed's are ...

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En Vogue Will Always Be En Vogue

The other night an En Vogue song came on the radio and I was in all my 90's girl feels. I tweeted the following: God. En Vogue was pure perfection. We ...

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Phaedra and Apollo: When Do You Stop Standing By Your Man?

The Real Housewives of Atlanta made its long-awaited return Monday night and no time was wasted when it came to the couple of the moment – Phaedra and Apollo. The ...

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5 Skin Care Mistakes to Avoid

The road to picture perfect skin can be a complicated quest, filled with constant breakouts, scarring, oily T-zones and skin envy towards those with blemish-free faces. After so long, these ...

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Vanity Fair’s 2014 Hollywood Issue Features Black Hollywood

Vanity Fair’s 20th annual Hollywood issue has some of Hollywood’s brightest stars. The three-fold panel, shot by Annie Leibovitz, features Oscar nominees Julia Roberts (August: Osage County), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave), Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club), and Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave),...

Financial Woes At Wal-Mart Tied To Food Stamp Cuts & Bad Weather

Bad weather and federal cuts to the food stamp program are the reasons cited by Wal-Mart for its lowered fourth-quarter profit expectations. According to Wal-Mart’s CFO Charles M. Holley Jr., although the holiday season went really well for the big box retailer, SNAP reductions were  “greater...

ICYMI: Watch Bruno Mars’ Super Bowl Halftime Show

So he wasn’t Beyonce, or Prince or even Madonna, but Bruno Mars held his own during the Super Bowl Half-Time Show.  Mars’ 12-minute set had everything from ’60s Motown, disco, funk and pop music. Also let’s not forget the cameo by The Red Hot Chili Peppers....

Jordan Davis Murder Trial Begins Today

Last year, months after the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, 17 year-old Jordan Davis was shot and killed by Michael Dunn in Florida. Davis was at a gas station when Dunn began to complain that the music he was playing in his car was too loud....

Seahawk’s Russell Wilson Makes Black History

Last night, Russell Wilson led the Seattle Seahawks in 43-8 victory at Super Bowl XLVIII.  Russell Wilson became the second black quarterback to start and win the Super Bowl. Wilson—whose grandfather, Harry B. Wilson, Jr. is a former president of the historically Black university Norfolk State...