Thursday, November 23, 2006

pic of the day: the somali model, iman

since the 1970s, iman has become super famous as "that" african supermodel. she was the first black woman to grace the covers of many of the fashion magazines (like vogue.) and was once the highest paid model in the world.

although from a conservative muslim country, iman is well known for her support to the queers worldwide. for her first book, "i am iman," she posed extremely sexy pictures with lesbian comedian sandra bernhardt.

this year, she was chosen as one of out magazine's the out 100 for the december 2006 issue, in which she is also on the cover.