Jean Grae is a modern day superhero. Growing up in the Chelsea Hotel in Manhattan with her jazz musician parents, Grae first forged a reputation on the hip-hop scene in the mid-’90s before broadening her artistic powers.
Every weekend, as hordes of hungry diners wait in line for brunch, Extra Crispy will hit the pavement, visiting a neighborhood’s most popular spots and talking to people who love the meal as much as we do. For this installment of Street Meet, Extra Crispy went to the Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada.
If you’re a '90s kid, Meg Cabot probably helped you overcome your dislike for reading and better understand yourself as an awkward teen. The author of The Princess Diaries, which was adapted into two Disney movies starring Anne Hathaway and Julie Andrews, used her childhood journals as inspiration for chick lit.