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Gabby's Hair -- An Issue of Life and Death?

Michael49 Wrote: Aug 09, 2012 11:00 AM
Great article Larry. If most people read the article and try to understand the points you made, they should end up with food for thought. Also it was fantastic to have someone as talented as young Gabby representing the United States in the London Olympics. Her Mom has plenty of reason to be proud!!!
Gabrielle Douglas became the fourth American -- and first black female -- to win a gold medal in women's individual all-around gymnastics. Effervescent and attractive, Gabby stands to make millions of dollars in endorsements. But she has received criticism -- in the social media, via Twitter, Facebook and, according to The Daily Beast, several "black blogs."

It's about her hair:

"Gabby Douglas gotta do something with this hair! These clips and this brown gel residue aint it." "She needs some gel and a brush." "She has to 'represent.'" "My mama sitting (here) screaming at Gabby Douglas on...