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Hip-Hop

How One Line Derailed Ludacris' Rap Career<p>Aaron Williams 03.23.18 1 day ago 9 Comments<p>Lil Skies Has The Stage Presence Of A Seasoned Rap Veteran Already<p>Aaron Williams 03.22.18 2 days ago 3 Comments<p>A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 4 …

Hip-Hop

How Killer Mike Was Wrong — And Right — About Black Gun Ownership<p>Aaron Williams 03.26.18 10 hours ago<p>How One Line Derailed Ludacris' Rap Career<p>Aaron Williams 03.23.18 3 days ago 10 Comments<p>Lil Skies Has The Stage Presence Of A Seasoned Rap Veteran Already<p>Aaron Williams 03.22.18 4 days ago 3 Comments<p>…

Drake Opens Up About Meek Mill Feud for First Time: ‘Nobody Told You That This Was a Bad Idea?’

The rapper talks for the first time about the ghostwriting allegations that sparked his highly publicized beef with the Nicki Minaj paramour.<p>It was …

Rap & Hip-Hop

This Trans Waitress Had The Perfect Response To A Child Asking 'Are You A Boy Or A Girl?'

We could all learn a thing or two from Liv.<p>The Internet has fallen in love with a transgender woman who had the perfect response to a child's question about her gender identity.<p>While working at her restaurant in Minneapolis, waitress Liv Hnilicka experienced something that can be a common …

Guilt, Shame, And Quiet: Women In 'Metal Gear Solid'

<i>[Content warning: an attempted rape scene will be described and discussed.]</i><p>Everyone’s afraid of Quiet. When she arrives on Mother Base in the early parts of <i>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain</i>, soldiers glare at her unfamiliar face, suspecting the sniper who’d tried to kill their leader shouldn’t …

Metal Gear

Six money milestones to hit while you're in your 30s

There's something about being in your 30s that feels more adult.<p>You may be making more money now and — after some trial and error — are better at managing your finances.<p>But that doesn't mean you're exactly where you want to be. You might still be paying off student loans and credit card debt. That …

Personal Finance

25 of Drake’s Most Memorable Motivational Quotes

Drake is arguably one of the best artists in music today. What a lot of people don’t know about him is his extreme motivation to reach a certain …

How Drake Won Over Serena Williams

Welcome to the Aubrena era, Internet.<p>Let’s talk about a little boy from Toronto by the name of Drake (by way of wheelchair Jimmy, by way of Aubrey …

The Pulp Fiction Pimp Who Inspired Chris Rock, Jay Z, and Snoop Dogg

Robert Beck was the godfather of Blaxploitation, one of the 20th century’s most influential African-American voices—and also among its most violently …

Pulp Fiction

Your salary shouldn’t be your only source of income

Millions of words are written everyday about personal finance. Most of these are sensible, but lack the psychological and behavioral aspects that help people break bad financial habits. In the meantime, the advertising world bombards you with great ways to separate you from your money, by blurring …

Retirement

Why You Need To Understand Utilization If You Want A Good Credit Score

Obtaining a credit score above 750 makes life cheaper. You will be able to obtain mortgages and auto loans at the lowest possible interest rates. Having a good credit credit score can even be more important than avoiding a DUI to get the lowest auto insurance rates. In recent years, many very smart …

Personal Finance

Attacker slain by West Virginia woman may have been interstate serial killer

An escort managed to turn Neal Falls’ gun on him – and police say his end may have saved the lives of many more women after years of mysterious deaths<p>When a woman in Charleston, West Virginia, opened her front door to greet a stranger she had arranged to meet through an escort ad she had placed …

Crime

Sony's Playstation Vue Streaming TV Service Launching Soon

Sony is launching its PlayStation Vue streaming TV service within the next two weeks in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia, reports The Wall Street Journal.<p>The service will launch in these three cities shortly after invite-based tests there, and will roll out across the US by the end of this year. …

Televisions

Chaos of the human brain: How our random thoughts inspire genius — and self-destruction

Visionaries throughout history reported that intrusive ideas helped them create and caused them anguish. Here’s why<p>The obsessive thoughts of OCD are different to those that tend to dominate other types of mental anguish. Recurring and distressing thoughts are not always an obsession – at least not …

Stuart Scott dies at age of 49

Stuart Scott, a longtime anchor at ESPN, died Sunday morning at the age of 49.<p>Among the features of the new ESPN studio in Bristol is a wall of …

Michael Jordan

New Mavericks Point Guard Rajon Rondo Breaks Down His Unique Hoops DNA

Link to Media<p>New Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo has always adjusted quickly to complex tasks.<p>He learned how to ride a bike at four.<p>Algebraic equations became easy in elementary school.<p>"He was like a Rubik's Cube, always asking why," said Will, his older brother of five years. "He can …

Basketball

An Invitation to White People

Let's assume that you're white and reading this blog post. Perhaps you've read about the St. Louis County grand jury's decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown. Maybe you don't know what to think, or you've already picked a side: "The kid was a thug, and …

Read the Infamous Letter the FBI Sent to Martin Luther King Jr.

An uncensored and infamous letter sent to Martin Luther King Jr. following his 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech serves as a chilling reminder of the federal government’s ability to do wrong.<p>The letter, which berates King as an “evil, abnormal beast,” ends by attempting to convince the civil rights …

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed | Inc.com

As entrepreneurs, leaders, managers, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think actually matters. If we are seeking success, we must think successful, inspiring, and motivating thoughts.<p>Read on to find the words of wisdom that will motivate you in building your business, leading your …

Motivation

10 Huge Time-Wasting Mental Habits | Inc.com

All of us seem to feel as though we don't have enough time, but few of us consider that we're indulging in behaviors that suck up our time for no possible purpose. Here are 10 common time wasters that we can all live without:<p>1. Wondering what other people are thinking.<p>Until such time as we invent …

Self-help

Paul George's injury a tough blow for both U.S. team, Pacers

Paul George's broken right leg has left two teams reeling.<p>The U.S. men's national team, too emotional to finish the exhibition game it was playing when George suffered the gruesome injury Friday night in Las Vegas, had to shift its focus away from the World Cup of Basketball to thinking about an …

Basketball