Archive | April, 2008

She’s Pretty … For a Black Girl

It was like a modern-day version of the famous Clark doll test from the 1940s. Back in the early 1990s, several of my cousins, a friend Melinda and I were hanging out in my aunt’s kitchen looking at a Victoria’s Secret catalog. That’s what women sometimes do: we page through catalogs of beautifully nipped, tucked, […]

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No, He’s Not a Stalker

That man behind the shrub is Michael Alexander and he’s peeking at his lovely wife Bianca. They operate a company called Planet Media Inc., which puts on a weekly television program about environmentally conscious living, plus does planning and consulting work for “green” events. They were featured in an April 2008 feature story in Black […]

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