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Gladiators unite! Just in time for the new season premiere of Scandal, Kerry Washington and The Limited are bringing Olivia Pope style to women everywhere! Take a…

Preachers of L.A.,” premiering Wednesday, August 20 at 10 PM ET/PT. The highly anticipated series gives viewers a candid and revealing look at six boldly different, world-renowned mega-pastors in Southern California: Bishop Noel Jones, Minister Deitrick Haddon, Bishop Clarence McClendon, Pastor Jay Haizlip, Pastor Wayne Chaney and Bishop Ron Gibson. The men  are  the feature of […]

Meagan Good is usually a good sport with a tough skin. You would have to have tough skin to work in Hollywood. She has had enough though. Take a look at her recent posting on facebook. Good was born in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California. Her mother, Tyra Wardlow-Doyle, worked as Good’s manager into her […]

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Shapewear couldn’t do its job if it wasn’t tight. Unfortunately, this leaves your stomach, intestine and colon compressed, which Dr. Kuemmerle says can worsen acid reflux and heartburn. Restrictive clothing can also provoke erosive esophagitis. Your digestive tract is also affected, explains Dr. Erickson. The intestines are supposed to contract and move food along, but […]

Fashion weeks roll around with change of season.The first New York Fashion Week (which was then called “Press Week”) was the world’s first ever organized “fashion week”. First held in 1943, the event was designed to attract attention away from the French fashion during World War II, when fashion industry insiders were unable to travel […]

Fashion weeks come and go each year.  The one person that seems to be left out of the mix is the modest woman. We like fashion too. We want to wear clothes that make us look great, but we want to honor our temple. Here are 25 great looks that I found that did that […]

Supermodel Tyson Beckford roams the rooms of New York’s famed 110-year-old Mansfield Hotel (history has it that Max von Gerlach, the rumored inspiration for F. Scott Fitzgerald’s hero Jay Gatsby was a longtime resident)

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While ankle injuries like sprains and breaks are common in our society (especially for those avid athletes and children whose bones are still growing), is this necessarily something that SHOULD be expected to happen? I was just reading an article about how obesity can cause a strain on the feet (as well as the knees, […]

Grammy ® Award- nominated, Dove, Stellar, GMWA, NAACP Image Award-Winning Singer DOTTIE PEOPLES teams up with Divine Dzion to create her signature line of pantyhose, “I Got This” Diva Line Hosiery, available online and in stores starting today. “I’m excited to embark on this new adventure,” said Dottie. “In addition to music, I have always […]

Forget the white wedding dress try black! In ancient Egypt, an integral part of the first civilization that recognized the idea of marriage in law. Other civilizations of the time soon had wedding laws in their cultures, since it was seen as a positive and stabilizing factor in society. The Roman Empire handed down to […]

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