Posts tagged "good hair"

Isaiah Mustafa Apologizes After Saying He Wants His Wife, Kids To Have “Good Hair”

Don’t you hate it when one of your favorite hunks opens his mouth and says something boneheaded? Old Spice Guy Isaiah Mustafa got in trubs this weekend when he made…

Jessica Wakeman | October 3, 2011 - 1:40 pm

African-American Ladies Get “Juicy,” Their Own Celebrity Rag

Lots of our beloved magazines have been flushed down the tubes. Au revoir, Gourmet! Goodbye, Modern Bride! We’ll never forget you, Domino! But it’s not all dark clouds at the…

Jessica Wakeman | January 27, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Trailer Park: “Couples Retreat,” “An Education,” And “Good Hair”

OK, it’s officially fall now, so it’s probably about time to look for new winter boyfriends, un-mothball the sweaters, and mourn the passing of the Indian summer. The best way…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 9, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Whoopi Goldberg: “The Reason Black Women Want Straight Hair Is Because It’s Manageable”

Today on “The View,” the ladies discussed “Good Hair,” a documentary by Chris Rock. Whoopi Goldberg made the startling revelation that black women don’t straighten their hair because they…

Annika Harris | October 7, 2009 - 4:50 pm

Director Of “My Nappy Roots” Sues Chris Rock Over “Good Hair”

Chris Rock’s “Good Hair” hasn’t even come out yet, and he’s already being sued. Filmmaker Regina Kimbell filed the suit, claiming that the flick infringes on the copyright for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 7, 2009 - 4:20 pm

We See Chick Flicks: Chris Rock’s “Good Hair”

Starring Chris Rock, Nia Long, Al Sharpton, Raven-Symoné, and Andre Harrell
Directed by, Jeff Stilson
Written by Lance Crouther, Chris Rock, Chuck Sklar, and Jeff Stilson

Have you ever…

Annika Harris | October 7, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Black Hair: The Debate Untangled

To straighten or not to straighten is still a heated debate within the black community, as the New York Times article, “Black Hair, Still Tangled in Politics” points out. The…

Annika Harris | August 28, 2009 - 2:30 pm

“Good Hair” Documentary Looks Promising

We were really intrigued by “Good Hair,” Chris Rock’s documentary that explores the idea of “good hair” in black culture, when it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival

Annika Harris | August 4, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Tyra Banks Has No Business Discussing How Black Hair Affects Self-Esteem

Tyra tackled the issue of black women and girls hating their natural hair and examined the lengths they go to straighten it. I found it extremely sad that…

Annika Harris | May 13, 2009 - 5:20 pm

Chris Rock Knows “Good Hair”

The subject of “good hair” wasn’t given much attention in my family growing up. Hair was as good as you made it and it didn’t matter whether your…

Annika Harris | January 26, 2009 - 4:00 pm