July 29, 2011
Single-Minded: For public figures whose lives are open books, fans think no topic is off-limits.
July 6, 2011
With her Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl Web series, Issa Rae captures the angst of brown women everywhere -- and has caught Hollywood's attention in the process.
June 9, 2011
Single-Minded: Travel-obsessed blogger Ernest White tells Helena Andrews why black folks should venture abroad.
May 18, 2011
Single-Minded: When Don Lemon announced that he was gay, it made big news. But is this kind of revelation really so shocking?
May 5, 2011
Single-Minded: Just as the prince and princess married in a fantasy wedding, Barack Obama rode in to slay the dragon.
January 12, 2011
After a long hiatus, The Game is back, thanks to fervid fans lobbying for its return. But was bringing the soap back from the dead a good idea?
January 6, 2011
A recent study says that African-American women are more "socially invisible" than black men. This would not be news to Zora Neale Hurston. Or any other black woman who isn't Oprah.
October 21, 2010
In the season finale of Mad Men, Don Draper dumps his smart, professional girlfriend for his secretary. A lot of us "professionally single" women can relate.
July 29, 2010
The president made daytime talk-show history. And it was a snooze.
July 22, 2010
Enough, already! Playing chicken with your feelings can get old. Real old.
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