Flashback

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Flashback

The pressures of school and her parents were those she hated — and also what played to her advantage

A still of Jodie from “Daria.”
A still of Jodie from “Daria.”
Photo: MTV


Flashback

She may have been Rory’s best friend, but she was more than that to Asian American audiences

A photo of Lane Kim from Gilmore Girls.
A photo of Lane Kim from Gilmore Girls.
Photo: Warner Bros. Television


Flashback

It was a clash of memories, but overall, the rivalry was awkwardly one-sided

A photo of Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell posing together for the camera.
A photo of Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell posing together for the camera.
Models Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell pose backstage during the 38th annual NAACP Image Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on March 2, 2007. Photo: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for NAACP


Flashback

While she didn’t intend for the song to be an LGBTQ anthem, its lyrics were an inspiration amid the AIDS crisis and homophobia

Gloria Gaynor, London, 1975. Photo: Michael Putland/Getty Images


Flashback

The film, featuring Sanaa Lathan, gifted us a woman coming into her own as a writer, steeped in the womanist tradition

Sanaa Lathan and Taye Diggs in “Brown Sugar” (2002). Photo: Fox Searchlight Pictures


Flashback

She was not Miranda Priestly: She was ours, and we recognized her struggles to get ahead

Photo: David Giesbrecht/Getty Images

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