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How Perfect! Lena Waithe Got A Pair Of Engagement Sneakers From Her Fiancée Instead Of A Ring

It's no secret that Lena Waithe is a big sneaker head.<p>When the sneaker collector proposed to her fiancée, Alano Mayo, in 2017, instead of a ring, …

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10 Times Lena Waithe Was A Style Trailblazer

As a very-open member of the LGBTQ community, she teaches us that the best thing we can ever do is to be unapologetically ourselves, even when it …

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Lena Waithe Recognized With MTV's 'Trailblazer' Honor

MTV will honor Lena Waithe and her groundbreaking career with the Trailblazer Award at this year’s MTV Movie & TV Awards.<p>“Through writing and acting, …

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Lena Waithe Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex | Sneaker Shopping

Emmy award winner Lena Waithe goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex's Joe La Puma at Stadium Goods in New York City and talks about growing up in …

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Lena Waithe receives Trailblazer Award at the MTV Movie and TV Awards for her ‘passion for equality and inclusion’

MTV has announced that <b>Lena Waithe</b> will receive the honorary Trailblazer Award at the 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards, which will be presented on Monday, …

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Lena Waithe Joins GLAAD, WME Panel on LGBTQ Inclusion in Hollywood

Emmy-winning actor and producer Lena Waithe on Tuesday will join a GLAAD and WME panel to discuss the state of LGBTQ inclusion in film and …

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Lena Waithe Discusses Growing up in Jordan Era in Chicago

Wearing Wotherspoons, a Janet Jackson shirt and Spike Lee cap, <b>Lena Waithe</b> is the latest subject on <i>Sneaker Shopping</i>.<p>Popping up in a recent Nike …

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Lena Waithe's Hot Streak Continues With Trailblazer Award At MTV Movie & TV Awards

The 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards are about to get a lot more inspiring with Lena Waithe in attendance. The Emmy winner will be honored with this year's …

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Emmy Award-winning writer, actress, producer Lena Waithe

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9 Amazing Fan Illustrations of Lena Waithe in Her Rainbow Cape

After the Met Gala, artists took to social media to pay homage to Waithe and her incredible outfit.<p>Let’s not mince words: Lena Waithe came to Vogue’s …

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The Best Dressed Women at the Met Gala Didn't Shy Away From the Theme

• Popsugar<br>• Fashion<br>• Lena Waithe<p>Met Gala Best Dressed 2018<p>The Best Dressed Women at the Met Gala Didn't Shy Away From the Theme<p>Shares<p>Most stars arrived at …

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God Is a Gay Black Woman

The theme of the 2018 Met Gala is "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination," but Lena Waithe made a statement on the red carpet: God is a gay Black woman, and we need to bow the fuck down.<p>Sporting a tailored tuxedo and a flowing silk rainbow Pride flag, Waithe used her first Met Gala …

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Lena Waithe's rainbow outfit at the Catholic Church-themed Met Gala sent a powerful message

On Monday, the Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute hosted its annual gala, where hundreds of celebrities, designers, and tech moguls showed up to see the museum's new exhibition.<p>This year's exhibition is "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination," which includes more than 40 …

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Lena Waithe's rainbow cape at the Met Gala mirrors Philly's LGBT flag

The rainbow cape that queer black actress Lena Waithe wore Monday to the Met gala in New York included black and brown stripes, mirroring the pride …

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How Pope Rihanna and Lena Waithe Won the Met Gala Red Carpet

The theme for the Met Gala was the opening of ‘Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.' Rihanna proved she had the most faith, and …

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Lena Waithe walked the Met Gala red carpet in a Pride flag and everyone’s in love

We can definitely get into a good theme, but ‘Catholocism’ doesn’t exactly put us in the partying mood.<p>But that’s the category attendees of the 2018 …

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From Amal Clooney to Zendaya, check out our hand-painted illustrations from the 2018 Met Gala

Blame it on a theme that let celebrities channel angels, saints, queens, knights and even the pope, but there’s no doubt Monday night’s Met Gala …

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How Lena Waithe Represented The LGBTQ Community At This Year's Met Gala

"You were made in God's image."<p>Monday night's Met Gala found attendees channeling religious imagery for the theme "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the …

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Lena Waithe wears a rainbow Pride flag to Catholic Church-inspired Met Gala

Lena Waithe sees your religious-themed event and raises you a colorful protest.<p>At Monday night's Met Gala, themed "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the …

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Lena Waite wears LGBTQ pride inspired cape at Met Gala

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Why Lena Waithe’s Met Gala Look Is So Important | V Magazine

The world always needs more statements of pride. As the LGBT community continues to face constant oppression and injustices worldwide, seeing people …

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Lena Waithe makes powerful statement at Met Gala with rainbow cape

Dubbed the “Oscars of the East Coast,” the annual Met Gala is dependably a star-studded affair with celebrities and other public figures dressing to impress. The standout star at this year’s event, which was held Monday at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, was actress, producer and …

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Lena Waithe Rocked a Pride-Flag Cape at the Catholic-Themed Met Gala

<b>Lena Waithe</b> just made history at the 2018 Met Gala. She became the first person to rock a pride flag on the infamous red carpet.<p>Waithe donned a pride …

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Lena Waithe Wore Her LBGTQ Pride on Her Sleeve With This Powerful Met Gala Look

Lena Waithe didn't leave her Met Gala look up to interpretation — she made it crystal clear. The talented actress and screenwriter showed up to fashion's biggest event of the year rocking the hell out of a rainbow cape. In case you missed it, the gala's theme is Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the …

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Lena Waithe Wore A Rainbow Cape To The Met Gala & Twitter Is So Proud

The Met Gala might have been asking for a little bit of controversy with tonight's theme. The current exhibition at the Costume Institute in the …

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Met Gala: Lena Waithe Wears a Rainbow Pride-Flag Cape

The actress and writer told Vanity Fair earlier this year about her style, “I don’t want to blend in.”<p><b>Lena Waithe,</b> who became the first black woman to win an Emmy award for comedy writing last fall, has claimed what must be another landmark: the first person to wear a pride-flag cape to the Met …

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Lena Waithe Wore a Rainbow Cape to the Met Gala and We're LIVING

It seems like every year, the celebrity lewks at the annual Met Gala in New York City get more and more fabulous and extravagant—and we LOVE every …

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Lena Waithe’s Pride Cape Is A Middle Finger To The Met Gala Theme

We love a statement!<p>The 2018 Met Gala theme is centered around the intersection of Christianity and fashion. Rihanna showed up in a full papal look. Lena Waithe? Girl pulled up in a giant rainbow Pride Flag cape. Take that, church. Hello, statement!<p>Really, though. It's more of a statement than a …

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‘Dear White People’ Cast Talks Lena Waithe’s Hilarious Character in Season 2 (Video)

While attending the red carpet screening premiere on May 2, the cast of Dear White People spoke exclusively with EBONY about Lena Waithe’s addition …

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Lena Waithe Wears Rainbow Flag Cape at the Met Gala 2018

It made a powerful statement.<p>The Met Gala is undoubtedly an event where fashion and beauty moments take center stage, but in an era where fashion can also be political, some stars are using this year's red carpet to make an important statement.<p>For proof, look no further than Lena Waithe's outfit as …

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