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#DryerBuzz – Ebony Jet DryerBuzz | Iconic Conversations Continue

#DryerBuzz – Woke up and grabbed my phone. Same habit as everyone else I suppose. But I make it a habit to browse my Facebook memories before friends. I find scrolling my own memories a way to feel grateful before envy — a new natural occurrence of social media. Took one of those happiness challenges some time ago and results said I’m not as happy as I could be simply because I don’t savor my own accomplishments enough. So now each day, before seeing what friends are up to and…

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#DryerBuzz – Old Gay Bones – Barry Manilow Covers People

Harpo! So @people magazine had nothing better than to dig up old bones out of #barrymanilows closet. Hell I thought #Copacabana WAS a gay club … Wait … #Lola wasn’t a #dragqueen? Way Tony came across that bar at Rico, sounded like average #Atlanta gay club. Coming out at 99 years old just confuses people #DryerBuzz Extra BuzzCome Monday | Trump Pence Cam Newton Nelly and Dove | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz Buzz it or Bash it? Cam Newton Sexist? Watch Jourdan Rodrigue Exchange | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz Everybody…

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Hair She Buzz | Great Debate: When Annie Leibovitz photographs women, it leaves me confused #DryerBuzz

Great Debates:  The hard fast lesson learned when I first picked up a camera to start blogging for in 2002 was that photographers have to shoot what sells to get paid. The next was all the ish that goes along with getting paid.  There’s a formula that is not so nice.  So when Annie Leibovitz photographs women, the shots leave me confused. I watch those around me as they try with difficulty to let the harshness roll off to find the artistic.  In a photo of Viola Davis that…

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Ebony Trayvon Covers | Plus: Can Trayvon Save Others? Did Emmett? | DryerBuzz Poll

Should black America, again, choose one, to bring home message of injustice happening to youth in america? Can we deal with reality that hundreds are slain each day? Question from Can Trayvon save others? Did Emmett? Photo: Instagram delphinepub Scroll Poll: [poll id=”72″] Justice Clippings — You just got the buzz from — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life. Extra BuzzReclaiming our time with Walmart Pickup | Watch grocery haul | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz Watch Woman at Center of Kevin Hart’s Scandal in Press Conference…

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Hair She Goes! Kerry Washington Covers Ebony — Scandal Issue March 2013

Follow the Buzz via Kerry Washington on Facebook | Watch Scandal Episodes | Ebony Hair She Goes! — You just got the buzz from — Transforming the way we look — at life. Guest Blog or Pitch A Story, News or Opinion via Posted via email from DryerBuzz’s posterous Extra BuzzWonder Woman Can’t Save You | Follow #DryerBuzz Kathy Griffin Lawyered Up on War with President Trump | #DryerBuzz – Seacrest Moves In | How Long Before Kelly’s Out? #DryerBuzz – Are we searching for beauty or…

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Brother Buzz! Um No: Tyler Perry Covers Men’s Health Magazine

Not feeling this cover. Tyler Perry is covering magazines up and down the rack with his upcoming movie release as Alex Cross.  Men’s Health didn’t get right on this one. Clipped from Tyler Perry Covers Men’s Health Magazine | Filmmaker, actor, and philanthropist Tyler Perry is on the cover of the November 2012 issue of Men’s Health magazine. Inside, he talks about his new film “Alex Cross”, how he lost 30 pounds, and how he feels about starting a business with investors. He also talks about his road to…

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Living Atlanta Style! CONVERGE! Media Summit Convenes at Atlanta’s Airport Hilton on October 12, 2012 | Register Now

  “CONVERGE! Is a one-day media summit geared toward aspiring and published authors (books), freelance writers, and magazine publishers,” says host, Dr. Teresa Hairston.CONVERGE! will feature a series of seminars for those who are just beginning, and even seasoned writers and authors. What’s unique about CONVERGE! “I’m glad you asked!” Hairston exclaims. “How to write or publish a book or magazine is just the beginning! Today’s authors, writers and magazine publishers can no longer afford to be one-dimensional with their books or businesses, they must have a first-hand understanding of…

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HairSheGoes! PHOTOBuzz: Jill Scott Covers October 2012 Issue of Essence Magazine

The always beautiful and elegant Jill Scott is gracing the cover of the October 2012 issue of Essence Magazine. Inside, the actress/singer talks about her new TV movie, her new hairstyle, and her new mind-set about men. Follow the Buzz via PHOTO: Jill Scott Covers October 2012 Issue of Essence Magazine | #HairSheGoes — You just got the buzz from — Transforming the way we look — at life. Guest Blog or Pitch A Story, News or Opinion via Posted via email from DryerBuzz’s posterous Extra Buzz#LivingAtlantaStyle…

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HairSheGoes! Jones Magazine Presents 3rd Annual Fall Fashion Issue:

Hair She Goes!  — It’s that time of year again. It’s time to put fashion first! That’s why Jones Magazine ( is excited to present its 3rd annual Fall Fashion issue. As always, Jones is bringing its loyal readers up to speed on some of the hottest styles, looks and cultures. Showcasing the brilliant colors and styles of designers Bill Blass, Moschino, Jean Paul Gaultier and more (“Rock Stars,” page 62), Jones has the tips and trends that will give women the look and feel of fabulousness. Featuring wearable makeup…

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The Clippings: ‘Ebony’ Magazine Missed the First Wave | Launches Life Boat with Newly Revamped Site

Ebony missed the first wave and some would say the entire boat when it comes to carving it’s space as an online destination.  However, is it ever too late? Depends on who you ask.  Ebony is pulling back the curtain on a new website Wednesday, the latest step in Johnson Publishing Co. CEO (and former White House social secretary) Desiree Rogers’ effort to reverse years of ad declines and stay relevant with African-American readers. Shepherding the revamp is Ebony editor in chief Amy DuBois Barnett, who was hired away from…

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Hair She Goes! First Lady Michelle Obama Covers October Essence

ESSENCE magazine today announced that First Lady Michelle Obama will grace the cover of its October issue; with a revealing interview highlighting ESSENCE and the First Lady’s shared commitment to women and girls around the world.  For the annual October ‘Power Issue,’ First Lady Michelle Obama is also feted as one of the world’s most influential Black women on the magazine’s ‘2011 Power List.’   The October issue is available on newsstands as of September 12, 2011. “Michelle Obama is the quintessential ESSENCE woman; impressively defining herself on her own…

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August 27-28th: Have We Been Here Before? Poverty Politics Hurricanes | Jet Magazine Covers | Seeing is Believing

History is an archived of all things possible.  The good, the bad, and the buzz. Have we been here before?  Slow your scroll through a gallery of Jet Magazine covers published August 27th and  August 28th dating back to 1953.  Look familiar?  Click either cover to read the issue online. You might be surprise what you find. Cover Key and Links: Common Covers Jet Aug 27 2007 Spike Lee Katrina Covers Jet August 28 2006 Usher Covers Jet August 27 2001 Mary J Blige Covers Jet August 28 2000 Sheryl…

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Hair She Goes! Zoe Saldana Covers September Ebony | In this Issue: First-Ever EBONY Beauty & Grooming Awards!

EBONY rolls out the red carpet and shines the light on this season’s hottest fashion ideas, beauty products, and sizzling stars. Cover star and leading lady Zoe Saldana talks to EBONY about how she handles her rising star power, kicking butt in her new film, and the importance of working hard for what you want – no matter what color your skin is. “Why would I talk about how hard it is for Black women in Hollywood when there’s a Black president in my country,” says Saldana. “I’m going to…

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Hair She Goes! Tracee Ellis Ross Cover August Essence Magazine | Slow Your Scroll Poll

Tracee Ellis Ross is returning to television with Malcolm Jamal Warner in the the upcoming show REED BETWEEN THE LINES.  Ross will grace the cover of Essence Online September issue. In it, she talks with Essence about the show, her style, and her famous mother (Ms. Diana Ross). [poll id=”59″] Hair She Goes! — You just got the buzz from — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life. Submit a story, news, or opinion to Extra BuzzHair She Buzz | Watch Beyonce Formation…

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“Are …you still into Essence and/or is Essence still in to you?”

Was pulled into convo about Essence and other magazines this week on twitter. Then today on Al Sharpton’s show with the fill ins. I only heard a few minutes while in the car. But the question came up this week and previously – “Are you still into Essence and/or is Essence still in to you?” Is Essence having to compete for your attention on the racks, thus the very commercial change? via Facebook | Y. Lattimore DryerBuzz. That’s the question I posted to Facebook with a 140 version on twitter. …

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