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“When they tell you that you’re angry or nasty, you tell them that they’re mistaken. This is me being resolute and standing firmly in my truth.” @ImAngelaBassett took us to church!! 🙌🏾 #BlackGirlsRock
Today marks what would have been Whitney Houston's 56th birthday. May she rest in eternal peace. 🙏🏾
Steph Curry on getting married at 23: "Why waste time if you've found the right one?"