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The Other Side Of Lolo Jones

Shamara McCoy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
Shamara McCoy

I could go on and on about how there is more to Lolo Jones than a quirky sense of humor and the occasional questionable comment, but in the end, it's doubtful I am able to alter your opinion of her or stop the extremely harsh criticism she receives on Twitter or on the blogs.

Hey Girl... Happy Valentine's Day

Jen M.L. | Posted 04.15.2013 | Parents
Jen M.L.

I spent many a Valentine's Day home alone wishing someone would spend his allowance on a ridiculously over-sized teddy bear holding a plush heart that I could perch in the corner of my room as a constant reminder that someone loved me. I've written a letter to that girl.

Going Natural Without Joining The Movement

Contessa Gayles | Posted 09.08.2012 | Black Voices
Contessa Gayles

For many natural women today, self-confidence trumps racial pride and self-discovery takes priority over sisterhood. Convenience, time management, budget and health are on women's long and diverse lists of reasons to go natural.

The Perm Is Back

nytimes.com | HILARY HOWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Ms. Lamarre might be so bullish on perms because, when she came of age circa 1999, super-straight hair, as worn by Gwyneth Paltrow, was in vogue, the ...

Russia Nightclub Explosion Kills 76: Reports

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — An explosion and fire apparently caused by pyrotechnics tore through a nightclub in the Russian city of Perm early Saturday, killing 10...