Linda Jones

Happy Nappy New Year!
Happy Nappy New Year!
While I will be giving you a few things new, I won’t stray from the tried and true. That means that I will continue to devote some columns to answering your questions about natural hair-care.
The Kinky Advisors of a Nappy Administration
The Kinky Advisors of a Nappy Administration
Among the colorful personalities that you nominated for president were a promoter (Don King), a P-funk master (George Clinton) and a real life politician (Barack Obama) and a poet (Toni Morrison).
Kinky Nominations are Winners!
Kinky Nominations are Winners!
It should be of no surprise that Angela Davis -- the professor and activist whose legendary Afro of the '70s was both intimidating and empowering -- got several nods for president.
More Hairepy for Hot-Comb Survivors
More Hairepy for Hot-Comb Survivors
I want a style that will be easy to manage and will look good, too. What products do you recommend to soften my naps so they won't feel so hard after washing?
Answers for your questions
Answers for your questions
But my disclaimer about not being a professional hair stylist has not stopped readers from seeking me out for facts about their follicles. Since I promised never to leave you ‘stranded,’ I will occasionally use this space to answer your questions about hair care.
Nappy for President!
Nappy for President!
I asked them to tell me which nappy they would pick for president. and who should be the vice. I asked them to name who they would like to see serving as secretary of state and who should serve on the “kitchen” cabinet.
Ahoy Ye Nappies!
Ahoy Ye Nappies!
Maybe it’s a good thing that I couldn’t make it on the cruise this year. The last time I went, I failed miserably in my attempt to comfort any permed-challenged souls.
Do Black Blondes Have More Fun?
Do Black Blondes Have More Fun?
I was drawn by the teeny, weenie platinum blonde Afro. “Do nappy black blondes have more fun?” I asked her pointedly.