Hey Jen Archive: October, 2012

NeNe Leakes' Hollywood Hustle

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I wonder what Ebony’s founder, the late John Johnson, would make of seeing the loud-mouth reality TV star, NeNe Leakes, appearing half... Read more

Girls night out at SugarHouse Casino on Thursday

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What a woman really wants is a night out with the girls. Well, here’s your chance. I’ll be hosting a ladies-night out party Thursday... Read more

Taking the dread out of locs

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A column I wrote for Tuesday’s paper had the owner of Brownstone Natural Hair and Barber Studio at 17th and South streets squirming in... Read more

Fundraising effort for teenager killed crossing street

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It never occurred to the parents of Dajanique Brown-Rogers to get life insurance for their teenage daughter. Daja, as her family called her... Read more

Hillary Clinton: Women can too have it all

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Professional moms need to give Secretary of State Hillary Clinton an atta girl for standing up for women’s abilities to have it all as... Read more

First Big Bird, then "binders full of women"

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First Big Bird and then “binders full of women.” Use some awkward phrasing or catch TV viewers by surprise and the next thing... Read more

Forget about a black man being a star on 'The Bachelor'

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ABC is overdue to cast a black man to star as “The Bachelor.” I mean, c'mon. In all 16 seasons on the show, all of the guys given... Read more

Wedding planner suggests insurance in case of fights

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There’s life insurance, health insurance, home owner’s insurance but until today I’d never heard about wedding insurance... Read more