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Interesting facts about Anthony Anderson

Backtalk with Anthony Anderson

Whether he’s busting guts in cult classics like Two Can Play That Game and Me,…

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Media personality Randy Jackson

Backtalk with Randy Jackson

Diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2003, Jackson, now 56, will discuss how he manages…

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Backtalk with Iyanla Vanzant

Is it true that at one point you had Eminem as your ringtone?
“Lose yourself in…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Backtalk with T.I.

Since his meteoric rise, the lyricist, husband, and father of five has become a household…

By Kenya N. Byrd

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Backtalk With Jordin Sparks

What was it like working with Whitney Houston?
Amazing, because I grew up singing her songs.…

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Sherri Shepherd Talks Return to Comedy, Launch of Wig Collection

If you thought marriage and 'The View' were it, you have something else coming

It doesn’t matter whether or not you respect Sherri Shepherd’s unadulterated opinions as a co-host…

By Kenya N. Byrd

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Backtalk with Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric the Entertainer is bringing soul to TV Land. Since earning critical acclaim as a…

By Kenya N. Byrd

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Backtalk with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Since retiring from the Los Angeles Lakers in 1989, Kareem Abul-Jabbar continues making his mark…

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Backtalk with Tasha Smith

Tasha Smith is the around-the-way girl from Camden, New Jersey, who fans know as the…

By Kenya N. Byrd

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Backtalk with Debra Martin Chase

Academy Award- and Emmy-nominated producer Debra Martin Chase is the first African American woman producer…

By Darralynn Hutson

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Backtalk with Lalah Hathaway

Contemporary R&B vocalist Lalah Hathaway has created a catalog of music that spans more than…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Backtalk with Robert Townsend

Robert Townsend broke into acting more than 30 years ago, but branched into writing, directing,…

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Backtalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson

Over the years, Neil deGrasse Tyson has become perhaps the most recognized scientist in the…

By Alan Hughes

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Backtalk with Antonio “L.A. Reid

Antonio “L.A.” Reid has stayed professionally in tune since the 1980s, when he was part…

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Backtalk with Quincy Jones

Renowned musician and producer Quincy Jones started his six-decade career as a trumpet player before…

By Marc Lamont Hill

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Backtalk with Yolanda Adams

Yolanda Adams has touched the lives of many with her angelic voice and inspirational songs.…

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Backtalk with Lil’ Jon

For most of his career Jonathan “Lil’ Jon” Smith has been known as a rambunctious…

By Anslem Samuel

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Backtalk with Bishop T.D. Jakes

Widely known as senior pastor of the Potter’s House, a nondenominational megachurch in Dallas, Bishop…

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Eugene Robinson, Washington Post columnist

Backtalk with Eugene Robinson

Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson can be found regularly providing his insightful commentary

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Swizz Beatz

Backtalk with Swizz Beatz

Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean has been producing music since the age of 16, crafting hit…

By Anslem Samuel

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Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
First…

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Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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