Black Sports : no afro for swoopes

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  1. jamesfrmphilly

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    sherl swoopes of houston was being interviewed and was asked to say one thing she would never wear.
    she said "an afro" and everyone laughed.
    i turned the channel.
     
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    I Do not wear Afros, I guess your going to put me on perma ignore right?
     
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    afro style is now out but the true nature of it will always be
    i don't have an afro but indeed all natural low cut .
    but i do feel where this went how can she diss her true style for the relaxer
     
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    I don't know if I'd ever wear an afro. Not because I think it's ugly...just because I don't think it would look right on me. I do know that Swoopes thinks she's fine as old wine, but she might be able to rock an afro because he hair dos now ain't "do"ing it.
     
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    maybe, do you laugh at people who do ?
     
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    Yea I laugh at folks who wear afros and they look ugly on them. Just like I clown folks who look stank with dreads braids and anything else that look crazy.
     
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    If you rockin' a messy fro' that's one thing, but the new age fro' is tight to me. I really like it. I like the styled confusion. It's an art to a tight fro. That's just me speaking though.
     
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    I think afros are cute...but like Royal T, I could not wear one. My face is already round...I would look crazy with an afro.
     
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    i remember a time when everyone wore them, even little babies.
    it was also a time when black peoole were most happy and friendly toward each other.
    co incidence?
     
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    I'm just curious to know if it's the actual afro that people don't like ( a simple style) or "nappy"/natural hair that some folk are opposing. If it's just the style....you really can't beef that. I don't like spiral curls...but I don't care about someone having a perm/relaxer.
     
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