Support for Obama, in Black Greek Colors

In today's link roundup: A group of young professionals are finding creative ways to make the re-election campaign cool for their peers. Plus: Joan Smalls named new MTV host. 

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Support for Obama, in black Greek colors: ElevenSixTwelve, founded by four young black professionals to "use fashion and social media to make voting for president Obama 'cool' again," has announced the launch of a website featuring T-shirts -- including some designed in the colors of black Greek-letter organizations -- whose sales will support the re-election campaign.

Joan Smalls named new MTV host: The model talked to Ebony about her new gig and how she hopes to increase awareness about models and designers of color.

Garcelle Beauvais on dating and race: Her oldest son's father is black, and despite popular belief, she has never closed the door to Haitian men, the divorced mother of three told the YBF.

Sasha and Malia's DNC style: The girls are following in their mom's fashionable footsteps; check out pictures at the Huffington Post.

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