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Question of the Week: “Is My Weight Keeping Me Out of the…

I decided to do the question of the week on location at the Georgian Terrace Hotel in Atlanta. Amber Nicole Smiley, an actress and resident, spoke with me frankly about some black women’s resistance to loose weight to score higher in the dating game.

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Ann Coulter: White Men Who Date Black Women Are “Freedom…

Frequent Fox News contributor and far right political pundit Ann Coulter is promoting a new book, thus we can all expect to get served double doses of extra-hot foolishness–otherwise known as “Quotes from Ann”–over the next few weeks as Ms. Coulter makes her rounds of the media.

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Video: My Atlanta Update–CNN, Bad Hairdressers, and Fancy…

In case you were wondering what I’ve been up to…

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RANT: BB&W Ads–Don’t Like Them? Well……

Love BB&W? Time to put your money where your mouth is!

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Beauty: Oldies But Goodies–Products that Stand the Test of Time…

The New York Times recently did a feature, “Old Stand-By’s, New Stand-ins,” about the standby beauty products that still deliver decades after they’re introduced. Check it out–it’s good stuff.

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Kerry’s BACK!! New Season of Scandal Premeires Tonight!!…

What are you guys hoping for in the next season? Dish!

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Attention: I Am Not A Slave And Neither Are You….…

First and foremost, please spare me the conspiracy theories, the abstract philosophies, or anything that tries to put shackles around my arms and legs in the year 2012. I am an American. And last time I checked, the period in the United States where it was perfectly legal to own black women as slaves is over.

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Genoa Style Minestrone Soup…

Minestrone, A thick soup of Italian origin containing assorted vegetables, beans, pasta such as vermicelli or macaroni, and herbs in a meat or vegetable broth and consisting of pasta, rice, vegetables or beans cooked in water, from Old Italian soups made with vegetables, often with the addition of pasta or rice.

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Shy Interracial Daters: Are You Wasting Your Time Being a…

“These are pillars of salt who stay stuck right where they are, in that detrimental mindset. Most will die having never married. Oddly enough, a well-seasoned POS will show younger black women how to repeat this flawed thinking, thereby perpetuating a nasty and unfair cycle.”

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Will You Be in New York to See the Work of Njideka Akunyili?…

Sultry. Sensual.

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Gender Equality Means Boys AND Girls Might Be Heaux, Study Says.…

It looks like girls are no longer solo in bearing the brunt of stigma for sleeping around. According to a study by the American Sociological Association, almost half of college students judge men and women with similar sexual histories by the same standard and hold equally negative attitudes towards both their male and female peers who they believe hook up “too much.”

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News Bits: Ann Coulter Says Civil Rights Just for Blacks?…

Every time this sandwich-hating skinny bee open her mouth I cringe.

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Recognize Yourself? Five Signs You Might Be a Love Addict…

If you recognize yourself, there’s still time to make a change.

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Plan Our D.C. SWIRLING Party and WIN a Free T-Shirt and Dough!…

Whoever comes up with the best and most usable idea the we use as the theme will win a free SWIRLING t-shirt, a FREE month membership with online dating site, DateWhoYouWant.com, and a $40 Visa gift card.

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Fall 2012 Preview– Statement Pieces…

Well it is officially Fall. My favorite season, although I am a Spring baby. I look forward to leaves changes there color and the air getting cooler. The smell of cinnamon and pie baking.

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Six Ways to Cut Your Homeowner, Car Insurance Costs…

Okay ladies, when times get tough, find a way to pinch those pennies until the squeal!

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Politics for Lazy And/Or Dumb People Brought to You By the Good People…

The air is rife with the stench of poli-tricks, and sometimes I prefer to read things on my own rather than allow a news broadcaster to inform me of HOW I should feel about a situation rather than providing me details of the situation. The Republicans are beating down political progress by voting against nearly every bill that makes its way into the Senate. The links to some bills are included, so feel free to read at your own leisure and come to your own conclusion.

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Matthew Hussey Takes on the Question of the Week, Part III…

This question came right off the board of Black Women with Other Brothers. Dee Dee Russell asked Matthew how men should deal with people who openly slight the women of another race in which they’re dating. The answer might not be what you think.

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Celebrity Swirling: Zoe and Bradley Back Together!!…

Aw…look at the HAWT love birds…

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London broil with Wasabi Potatoes…

This London broil recipe takes an Asian turn when you marinate the beef in teriyaki and oyster sauce and serve it with creamed potatoes spiked with wasabi, also known as Japanese horseradish.