Paula Patton and Adepero Oduye Featured in ‘Vanity Fair’s’ Hollywood Issue

Paula Patton and Adepero Oduye grace the 2012 Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue, so we guess that black is back in fashion — well at least this year. After much debate about last year’s lack of color, the mag rolled out the red carpet for African American actors — or did they? Well, if you pull out a stack of Vanity Fair magazines from the past decade, there have been a maximum of two black Americans on the cover at a time. Take a look at a few Vanity Fair covers from the past couple years and tell us your thoughts about the infamous Hollywood Issue:

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