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Marissa Alexander Freed From 20-Year Prison Sentence

Marissa Alexander, the mother of three, who was sentenced to an outrageous 20 years in prison for simply firing a warning shot to protect herself…

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Opinion: Should Chris Brown Take a Break?

Dude can’t be this utterly clueless. That’s the first thought that popped in my head as I tried to make sense of Chris Brown’s latest…

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3 Social Media Pet Peeves

We live in a day and time where most of us live our lives on the internet, more specifically we live our lives via social…

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Your Genes vs. Your Jeans

You spot them across a crowded sales floor, or maybe a congested thrift store rack. Denim works of art. The perfect pair of jeans, if…

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Beauty Habits That Must Die Now!

Old habits die hard and bad habits must die immediately especially when it comes to beauty. We have come up with a list of the…

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The Art of Jewelry Accessorizing

We all know someone who never fails to over-accessorize; the one who wears the gargantuan hoop earrings, a flashy necklace, a million and two bangles,…

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Click, Oops! My Bad!

We now live in an age where, at the click of a button, we can literally change our lives for better or for worse. We…

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Things I’ll Never, Ever Do in a Relationship Again

Denial, devastation, self-doubt. They’re three of the stages of recovery from the imploding of a relationship. Not the kind when you finally cut ties with…

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Black Folks Can Be So Embarrassing At Times

My, how I love my people and all of the idiosyncrasies of our Blackness. I do. But that doesn’t mean that every once in a…

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Man Down: 3 Ways To Tell Someone Their Breath Is Not What’s Up

Picture it. You’re meeting up with a friend or maybe a hot blind date for a night on the town. As they walk u…

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Things Women Should Know – The Basics

After writing my post a while back about women who can’t cook, I began to think about what other basic life skills there are that wome…

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Manners Still Matter: 20 Annoying Things People Do to Be Rude

I’m not a stickler for too many things—even though I’m a writer and grammar geek, I don’t even flinch when people say “conversate” instead of…

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22 Reasons to Get Your Black Card Pulled

I don’t like collard greens or sweet potato pie. I don’t eat grits—with sugar, eggs, shrimp, cheese or salt. Don’t eat them period. I’ve learned…

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Bag of Tricks: How My Purse Saves the Day

Satchel. Crossbody. Baguette. Tote. Hobo. Messenger. Bucket. Bowler. Clutch. Whichever style it is – whichever color, fabric, or hardware selected – a woman’s purse i…

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Stepping to the Side-Chick

It starts with that grating feeling in the pit of your stomach, works its way up to the base of your neck, and shakes your…

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Girl, You’re Doing Too Much

Has anyone ever told you that you wear too much make-up? Do you look caked, baked, and faked on? Do you sometimes get mistaken for…

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Black Hair: What Are You Teaching Children?

“Oohh Child! Nappy, nappy, nappy! We have to get you a perm! I can’t believe I have you out here on these streets with you…

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Indecent Proposal

I recently saw a posting for my dream job: “This position necessitates a stellar command of English and grammar, attention to detail, and experience with…

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3 Reasons “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” Is Totally Scripted

“Love & Hip Hop Atlanta,” VH1’s latest addition to its reality show lineup, seems to be a hit. The show that takes viewers inside the…

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Willow Smith Rocks A Tongue Ring: Would You Allow Your Child To Get One?

Piercings have long been a source of contention between conservative idealists and rebellious spirits with a pension for outward expression. While ear piercings at…
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