Tag: February 2014

Mixed Chicks Black History Month – Lolo Jones

Feb 4, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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For today’s Black History Month figure, we profile Lolo Jones. Even though the 2012 London Olympics proved to be a less than stellar showing for the talented track star, Jones is not easily defeated. As soon as the Olympics were over, she started training for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi where she will compete [...]

Mixed Chicks Black History Month – Shonda Rhimes

Feb 4, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Shonda Rhimes is one of Hollywood’s most influential producers, writers and directors. The daughter of a college professor and administrator, Rimes grew up in Chicago with two brothers and three sisters. Like many aspiring screenwriters, Rhimes eventually made the trek to Hollywood to make her mark. Soon thereafter, she began finding work on different productions [...]