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Department stores are offering “the slave look” for sale

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April Taylor Colorlines recently reported on a British supermarket, Sainsbury’s, who has taken an interesting approach to advertising the movie, “12 Years A Slave.”  Aside from the general display of a graphic from the movie and the movie title, the store also decided to dress a mannequin in the clothes worn by the main character Solomon Northrup. The clothing is a beige, loose-fitting shirt with holes in it along with…

12 Years A Slave Actress Is Now The Face Of A High End Fashion Brand

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert “It’s a new era in fashion – there are no rules. It’s all about the individual and personal style, wearing high-end, low-end, classic labels, and up-and-coming designers all together.” This powerful quote by Alexander McQueen holds true to many models. It definitely holds true to the model, Lupita Nyong’o. Nyong’s is the new face of Miu Miu fashion. Miu Miu is a high fashion brand of women’s…

African Americans Who Have Won Academy Awards

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Best Actor: Sidney Poitier, 1963, “Lilies Of The Field” Denzel Washington, 2001, “Training Day” Jamie Foxx, 2004, “Ray” Forest Whitaker 2006, “The Last King of Scotland”   Best Actress: Halle Berry, 2001, “Monster’s Ball”   Best Supporting Actress Hattie McDaniel, 1939, “Gone With The Wind” Whoopi Goldberg, 1990, “Ghost” Jennifer Hudson, 2006, “Dreamgirls” Mo’Nique, 2009, “Precious” Octavia Spencer, 2011, “The Help”   Best Supporting Actor: Louis Gossett, Jr., 1982, “An…

Octavia Spencer Takes Nasty Spill During NAACP Image Awards

Octavia Spencer Takes Nasty Spill During NAACP Image Awards

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    While posing for pictures at Friday’s NAACP Image Awards, Spencer lost her footing and took a spill off the stage. But the actress, who stunned in a floor-length blue Tadashi Shoji gown, was back on her feet in no time after getting a hand from her The Help cast mates and crew (one of whom appeared to tumble with her). Despite her fall, the actress walked away from…