In the five years of her talk show—which ends its run at the end of this week—Tyra has single-handedly familiarized a nation with weaves, wigs, tracks, and extensions. Here, we look back at her contribution to society.
This week, Tyra henchman/runway coach extraordinaire Miss J. Alexander stopped by the Hue-Man Bookstore to promote his book. He talked about being the seventh of ten children, coming out, and the son he had with a French lesbian.
Tyra had a bunch of Top Model alums on her show today to "do good deeds." Her first guest was Fatima, the contestant from Cycle 10 a Somalian-born model who underwent genital mutilation at the age of 7, as part of a custom meant to preserve girls' sexual purity. She discussed this on her cycle of ANTM, but she never…