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Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

Is Hip-Hop Still ‘CNN For Black People?’

The prevailing opinion is we have to look to the past for the days when hip-hop stirred the political pot. But a new generation of rappers has plenty …

Rappers over 40 who are still going strong

NPR Music declared August 11, 2013 – the 40th anniversary of the first party thrown by Clive “Kool Herc” Campbell at 1520 Sedgwick in the South Bronx – as hip-hop’s 40th birthday. Most observers and critics also agree with that party as the birth of hip-hop, but the genre wouldn’t begin its climb …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How Gregg Popovich Built A Billion Dollar NBA Franchise In Small Market San Antonio

Gregg Popovich earned win No. 1,000 Monday night when the San Antonio Spurs beat the Indiana Pacers 95-93 on the road. He became only the ninth NBA coach to reach the milestone and just the second after Jerry Sloan to do it with one team. His .684 winning percentage trails only Phil Jackson (.704) …

NBA

Study Shows Heavy Adolescent Pot Use Permanently Lowers IQ

Marijuana smokers have long been characterized as dimwitted and slow. They tend to shrug off these stereotypes as artifacts of how they are when they’re on the drug. If you’ve ever had the misfortune of enduring a pot smoker who takes you through the “beneficial” effects of marijuana on the brain, …

RIDE OR DIE CHICK: Gabrielle Union CHECKS Charles Barkley After Saying Dwyane Wade Didn’t Deserve To Make All-Star Team

If you mess with <b>Gabrielle Union</b>’s husband <b>Dwyane Wade</b>, expect to get checked! Gabby threw the ultimate shade towards retired NBA baller <b>Charles Barkley</b> …

RG3 touchdown run – without helmet logo – featured in latest anti-’Redskins’ ad

Robert Griffin III runs 76 yards for a touchdown – without a Washington Redskins logo on the side of his helmet.<p>That's the latest visual from a group that opposes the team's name.<p>The National Congress of American Indians on Friday released a 38-second online ad coinciding with the run-up to the …

Kim Kardashian, Pissed Off Kanye West Featured In Hilarious Super Bowl Selfies

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attended the Super Bowl last night, because of course they did, but while Kim's Super Bowl commercial showed off all …

Kevin Hart Declares War On Drake And Marlon Wayans For Mocking His Ridiculous Leather Outfit

Only hours before lip syncing with Will Ferrell and Jimmy Fallon after the Super Bowl, Kevin Hart declared war on rappers Drake and Meek Mill in a war of unmerciless mockery. The powder keg was Kevin Hart’s admittedly laughable leather outfit, which Kevin Hart posted to Instagram, much to the …

Fox News’ war with Jay Z: Why it picked the wrong fight this time

<b>Jay Z, Bill O'Reilly (AP/Robin Harper/Kathy Willens/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Jay embodies Fox’s American Dream — millionaire businessman, “job creator,” family man. Except for maybe one thing<p>Matthew Pulver<p>January 26, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Fox News picked the wrong fight, once again, when Sean Hannity …

Black Panther

Here’s What We Know About the Next Kanye West Album - XXL

Times Square Goes (Red) with a Surprise World AIDS Day Concert<p>It seems like 2015 is the year we'll finally get to hear that long-awaited followup to …

Marshawn Lynch happily answers questions in Skittles ad

He'll talk if you ask him about blimps and cat videos. And give him Skittles. And pay him.<p>Marshawn Lynch *will* answer questions in a press conference. You just have to give him a bowl of Skittles and pay him a lot:<p>Reporters can't pay Marshawn, but have they tried the Skittles thing?<p>Anyway, this is …

6 Dog Breeds With Secret Superpowers

Unlike the lazy, couch-hogging fatbodies they tend to be today, dogs used to be required to work for a living. For centuries, "man's best friend" was …

Climbing in St Lucia: the best view in the Caribbean

After flying west, you wake early. For a night owl like me, this is a wonderful bonus. On my first morning in <b>St Lucia</b>, with my body clock five hours ahead of local time, I was wide-awake soon after 4am. By well before six I had wandered out on to the balcony of my room to enjoy the warm air and …

New Music: Lil Wayne – 'Fingers Hurting'

Hours after announcing his mixtape release date, Lil Wayne debuts the full version of “Fingers Hurting,” which he previewed in his <i>Sorry 4 the Wait 2</i> …

Lil Wayne

Inequality is threatening to tear our democracy apart, yet the Government is only encouraging it

In the Eighties I wrote articles on ghastly yuppies, effervescing with expensive champagne and inflated egos. One of them poured his bubbly over my …

NBA scores 2015: The Pistons are unstoppable and 3 other things we learned

The Pistons won their ninth game in the last 10, Kevin Garnett headbutted Dwight Howard and the rest of the action from Monday night in the NBA.<p>The Detroit Pistons are the story of the season. Over the last 10 games, they've outscored opponents by 110 points and only the Hawks can match their 9-1 …

Kendrick Lamar Shuts Down ‘The Colbert Report’ with Untitled Track

Kendrick Lamar and the neo-soul avengers sent off The Colbert Report as the final musical guests with an untitled song that was jazzy, soulful, and …

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Bill O'Brien Comments on Jadeveon Clowney's Rookie Season with the Texans

Jadeveon Clowney has been the target of criticism during a disappointing rookie season, but don't include Bill O'Brien in that group.<p>The Houston Texans head coach, via ESPN.com's Tania Ganguli, defended his No. 1 overall pick, who has been unable to make a significant impact due to a variety of …

Kanye West’s performance at World AIDS Concert was 100% Kanye — watch

To mark World AIDS Day, a number of big-name acts popped up in New York City’s Times Square for a surprise show. As his image took over the jumbo …

If TCU, Baylor win, Big 12 will have co-champions

The Big 12 is the only Power Five conference not to play a conference championship game and every single team will face one another over the course …

Weed Could Block HIV’s Spread. No, Seriously.

But the U.S. government won’t let scientists try out this promising treatment on humans.<p>On a warm summer day in Chicago at the International …

Law & Hip-Hop

A lawyer’s office is the last place most people would expect to find anything hip-hop related. But at least one firm has taken Biggie’s famous lyric about needing “lawyers watching lawyers so I won’t go broke” to heart. The Dallas, TX firm of Caldwell, Cassady, and Curry has taken hip-hop into …

Pot sellers push 'Green Friday'

Who said Black Friday had to be so materialistic?<p>Taking a page fromtheir fellow retailers, Colorado's newly legal marijuana stores are offering killer deals on the day they're dubbing "Green Friday."<p>Denver's The Grass Station is offering limited deals including an ounce of marijuana -- normally …