Friday, August 27, 2010

Celebrity of the Day: Fantasia Barrino

I’ve battled and have had to deal with that before. Lord forgive me and I don’t want to offend anybody, but when [I did 'Idol'], it seemed like everybody there was Barbied out. Slim, long hair, light eyes, light-skinned. And here I come with my dark skin, full nose, short hair and full lips — it was hard.
-- Fantasia Barrino via Vibe Magazine on how Hollywood media and peers tend to throw shade due to her African features

Source via That Grape Juice
Photo via Ask Men

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