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Issa Rae, the CoverGirl

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at July 18, 2018 20:35:54 July 18, 2018 20:35:54

At the 2017 Emmys, Issa Rae had just been named CoverGirl’s latest face. Issa was asked about what working with CoverGirl meant to her in almost every red carpet interview that night.  “I remember just being in high school, seeing the ads, but you never, ever imagine 'someday I could be a CoverGirl. Full Story

“Single. 30. Thriving”

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at July 10, 2018 17:20:32 July 10, 2018 17:20:32

Those words open the Insecure Season 3 trailer. I don’t think it’s a coincidence that “single” is the focus here. Issa is living with – but not sleeping with – Daniel. Molly is allegedly done with Waste Man Dro and Kelli is living her best life as usual dropping comedy gems. Full Story

Your Monday cry

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at June 25, 2018 19:00:56 June 25, 2018 19:00:56
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Paul Archuleta/ Earl Gibson III/ Paras Griffin/ VMN18/ Leon Bennett/ Getty Images

The first trailer for The Hate U Give dropped during the BET Awards last night. If you’ve been reading this site, you know how I feel about Angie Thomas’s novel The Hate U Give. You know how Lainey feels about it. We’ve haven’t been subtle about how much we were moved by the story of Starr Carter and her best friend Khalil. Full Story

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Issa Rae, for the culture 

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at June 5, 2018 17:08:22 June 5, 2018 17:08:22
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Let me tell you all the ways I love Issa Rae. She's given me a lot of reasons to love her lately. First, let's start with the CFDAs. She hosted the awards, looking flawless per usual, rocking the sh-t out of a Pyer Moss gown. The gown is great but it's the belt that I want to focus on. Issa's belt reads: Every N---- is a Star  The belt was Pyer Moss designer Kerby Jean-Raymond's idea. Full Story

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TOO MANY HANDS

Sarah Posted by Sarah at May 18, 2018 12:36:49 May 18, 2018 12:36:49

Next week is GQ’s comedy issue, and in advance they’ve released the cover which features Kate McKinnon, Sarah Silverman, Issa Rae, and HANDS. SO. MANY. HANDS. It creeps me out. Which is the intent, based on the satirical write up accompanying the cover, calling the plethora of HANDS “egregious mistakes”. Full Story

Golden Globes: Issa Rae’s table

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at January 8, 2018 14:40:49 January 8, 2018 14:40:49
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The obvious best table at the Globes was the Oprah/ Gayle/ Stedman/ Ava/ Pauletta/ Denzel/ Viola/ Julius table but the one I wanted to be at most was Issa Rae’s. You may have missed it but for a glorious split second, we got to see Issa Rae and Zoe Kravitz Full Story

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Issa’s best life

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at December 12, 2017 16:06:07 December 12, 2017 16:06:07
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Aspirational. It’s a word typically reserved for celebs behind the goops and the Draper James and the Maisie Jasper Asher Imogens or whatever the latest celebrity lifestyle brand is. We’re supposed to look at Gwyneth or Reese or Jessica Alba and want their life, then subsequently want their advice on how to live life. Full Story

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