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Check out this bonus clip from her Saturday Night Live dress rehearsal.
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On the Jewish holiday, we look at blacks who have a close relationship with Judaism.
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by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMay 13, 2011
In today's link roundup: An interview with Bridesmaids star Maya Rudolph, a question about what became of the racial progress The Cosby Show achieved and more.
October 1, 2010
Jay Pharoah has joined Tracy Morgan, Chris Rock and Eddie Murphy in the pantheon of black alums of Saturday Night Live. The Root counts backward to the first black cast member of the late-night comedy sketch show.
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- Why I chose to attend a historically black college- as a white person
- Historically black colleges are seeing an increase in white students
- Doing away with food deserts in the District
- State of Equality and Justice in America: The Presumption of Guilt
- Black Conspiracy Theory 101: Did The White Author Of ‘Black Like Me’ Die From Skin-Darkening?
- Golfer Makes Fried Chicken Joke About Tiger Woods
- NBA’s Kevin Durant Donates $1 Million To Oklahoma Tornado Relief
- Man Sets Up Cameras In House To Find Ghosts, Catches Girlfriend Sexing Son
- Ga. Woman Allegedly Stabs Step-Dad Multiple Times