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Book Review: 'Hood Health' Offers Practical Advice for Hip Hop Generation

In order to interest members of the Hip-Hop Generation, the chapters have been given catchy titles like "Teefus," "When Gold Grills Go Bad," "11 Things Not to Get from th

You can't help but take notice when Dick Gregory gives a how-to book promoting health a ringing endorsement


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Clarence Thomas' Ex Expounds in Steamy Memoir Vindicating Anita Hill

Jurist Lillian McEwen reveals extent of Justice's sexual escapades

Judge Lillian McEwen recently published her memoir, "D.C. Unmasked & Undressed," a steamy tell-all chronicling her sexually-adventurous private life, paying particular attention to her longtime relationship with a prominent colleague, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
In the process, McEwen belatedly resurrects the reputation of Anita Hill by offering proof that the disgraced law professor was telling the truth ...


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'Pass It Down' Cookbook Chronicles Recipes from Notable Black Chefs

The book is part history lesson, part community recipe collection

Last year, love advice books were all the rage in publishing, at least in terms of the African-American demographic. But judging from the e arly offerings of 2011, it looks like the how-to focus has shifted from the bedroom to the kitchen. After all, it's only March, and the "Pass It Down Cookbook" already represents the fourth opus I've reviewed


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Book: 'D.C. Undressed' Reveals Clarence Thomas' Love Life

Jurist Lillian McEwen reveals extent of Justice's sexual escapades

When Clarence Thomas' wife, Ginni, placed a phone call to Anita Hill last fall asking for an apology for the tawdry testimony during the Supreme Court confirmation hearings which had almost torpedoed her husband's candidacy, little did she know the extent to which the ill-advised request would only open up a can of worms.

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