Karen Hunter

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Karen Hunter is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, a celebrated radio talk-show host, and coauthor of numerous New York Times bestsellers, including Confessions of a Video Vixen, On the Down Low, and Wendy’s Got the Heat. She is also an assistant professor in the Film & Media Department at Hunter College.

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STOP BEING NIGGARDLY with yourself....

In her new book Karen Hunter offers practical, sensible advice to African-Americans looking to improve their communities.

My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. I won't fight over crumbs, I'll simply make another pie.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Magneto from X-Men

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. "As" by Stevie Wonder, "Rolling in the Deep" by Adele, "Whenever You're Around" by Jill Scott, "I Get So Lonely" by Janet Jackson, and about 30 songs by Michael Jackson

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Dishonesty

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Pancakes

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