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Black Girl Problems: You Over Spent During The Holidays...Now What?

Over spending during the holidays means that you have to cut back on some things. Kym now can’t get her hair “all the way done,” she can get the braids but not the weave sewn in. So, she looks like Queen Latifah from Set It Off . What did you cut back on to save money?
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Sybil’s Big-A Word: Epistolary

Today Sybil’s Big-A Word, is epistolary. What would you guess epistolary means? An epistolary is defined as a body of work in the form of letters. For example, in The Color Purple Ms. Celie and her sister had an epistolary relationship, because they wrote letters. Another example in pen pals, when...
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It’s A Guy Thing: Why Do Men Take Forever To Text Back

There are a lot of things that guys do that women don’t understand, so Guy breaks it down. A listener asked Guy why men take forever to reply to a text message. Well, it could be a number of things…maybe you’re his “plan B.” Or, maybe he’s married and was with his wife when you text him. But, you...
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Roland Martin: Why Are They ‘Dissing Angela Davis?'

Angela Davis was supposed to receive the Fred L. Shuttlesworth Human Rights Award from the Alabama civil rights museum but they’ve changed their minds. Roland Martin is frustrated because all they have said is that Davis “does not meet all of the criteria” and they have received criticism from...
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Top Of The Morning: How Many Lies Can Trump Tell?

Last night Trump addressed the country and of course he lied, a lot. People actually were taking bets on how many times Trump could lie. How sad is that? People expect the President of the United States to lie so much they set out to make money from it. The saddest thing about last night is that...
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Sybil’s Big-A Word: Sesquipedalian

Who remembers Sybil’s Big-A word? Well, it’s back! Do you know what sesquipedalian means? It’s an adjective meaning “the use of big words.” Sybil is a sesquipedalian. So anyone who uses the word sesquipedalian is a sesquipedalian. So the next time someone uses a big word around you, say “you are so...
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Inside Her Story: Cyntoia Brown Has Been Granted Clemency

After reports that Cyntoia Brown would be released from prison came out thousands of people rejoiced! Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with two women who have been fighting for her for years, Ashlee Henderson and Brittney Pascal. Just before Christmas it was announced that Governor Bill Haslam...
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Top Of The Morning: The Shut Down Is Still Going

Donald Trump still has the government shut down and it’s all because he wants his wall. Sybil calls it “the biggest temper tantrum,” ever. There are people working without pay that have turned to social media to ask for help paying their rent. Knowing all of this Trump has no desire to reopen the...
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Inside Her Story: ‘Surviving R. Kelly’

Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story about the Surviving R. Kelly documentary on Lifetime. It digs into the disturbing allegations again R. Kelly that everyone has been talking about for years. The documentary features interviews with his alleged victims and a few celebrities. The first two hours...
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Morning Minute: ‘We’ve Got Our Speaker Back’

Chris Paul is happy Nancy Pelosi is the speaker and the House is run by Democrats! He’s so happy that he has to sing about it. He remixed Justin Timberlake’s Sexyback to say, “we’ve got our speaker back,” and you don’t want to miss it. Listen to the audio.
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