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The Dumbest Reasons Offered For Why Black Women Sh...

I have been actively working on being a smaller weight for about a year or so (inactively for a few years before that. I observed that my initial weig...
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BB&W’s First Annual “Sexiest Man ...

I got inspired to do this post because of the Adam Levine “Sexiest Man” travesty. Someone in the comments section said that we could do a ...
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Adam Levine “Sexiest Man Alive”…...

By Pella, BB&W Intern So the rumors are true Mr. Adam Levine was granted the coveted title of People’s Sexiest Man Alive, one which has been gra...
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***Spoiler Alert***: Swirling in Camelot

***Spoiler Alert*** Swirling in Camelot:  The Once and Future Queen For all you lovely and blerdie sci-fi fans, I have found a gem among the Netflix ...
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Would President Kennedy Have Approved of Interraci...

Today is the 50th anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy. He fought hard for African Americans to have basic civil rights, and I believ...
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His/Her Parents STILL Giving You Grief? Some Tips ...

It’s been over a decade since my first awkward “Guess Who” moment happened. But I still remember it–the tense first sit-down d...
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Photo of the Day: At the In-Laws Without ‘Th...

The kids and I flew in from San Diego last night to spend Thanksgiving with Grandma and Grandpa in Westport, Connecticut. For the first time since The...
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Book Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling

  I recently finished reading the The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith/J. K. Rowling http://tinyurl.com/lz788n3 No this is not a co-aut...
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New Web Series: The Pursuit of Sexiness

Excuse me, but could somebody find Keenan “They just never find ones that are ready” Thompson, tap him on the shoulder, and then point him...
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Rapper Nelly Is Still Blaming The Black Women of S...

Nelly gives us a perfect example of how you when you believe that it is your right to treat a black woman any kind of way and still expect her to trea...
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Somebody Call the GAT-DL! Another White Dude (Who ...

I’m admittedly not a fan of WWE, but I AM a fan of hot dudes. And I thought with all the negativity we might make a little fun. Ladies, feast yo...
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“Legion of Doom Mothers,” Lead Their C...

Last week, a power outage in our area left us with no cable television.  It was a little early for my children’s bedtime so I popped in a DVD...
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Sad News: Chris Silber, Creator of “My Last ...

Incredibly sad news: Chris Silber, screenwriter of My Last Day Without You starring Nicole Beharie lost his wife a day ago due to complication from ce...
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Jackie Ormes: First African-American Woman Cartoon...

  The home of all things random, I recently came across this blurb on tumblr regarding Jackie Ormes, the first African-American woman cartoonist:...
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