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Tyra Banks describes her book tour: "At the Barnes & Noble in Union Square, a 13-year-old girl was talking about how big her forehead is. I told her she had a big forehead like me, but I love it and it's beautiful. I said, 'Yeah you're insecure about it, but there's something about it that you're wearing with pride because your hair is slicked back in a bun.' And she cried in my arms." [WSJ]