America Bullied a Bully into the White House

We did it. We elected Donald Trump as President of the United States. We let a misogynist and a bigot win on a platform fueled by racism and hate. We jeopardized our environment, our economy and most importantly our basic human rights, and we did so by failing to cover the issues that truly matter most….

Alright, It’s Time To Wake Up Now

Our species has been documented to have been around for over six million years and in the past two thousand years, all we’ve managed to do is destroy countless ecosystems and systematically oppress ourselves and every other known species on Earth. It’s 2015 and it’s still a common “issue” that we debate over our own rights….

Become a Real Pokémon Master with Pokémon GO!

Nintendo has announced its first mobile phone game, Pokémon GO, an AR experience that will direct players to various locations near them, or far away, where they’ll discover Pokémon in the “real world” that can be captured with the Go app. Pokémon Go is developed by Niantic and Junichi Masuda, who directed the Pokemon video…

Jay Rock Drops the Cover Art and Tracklist for 90059

Jay Rock’s long-anticipated sophomore set will finally see the light of day soon. The TDE camp released the iTunes preorder link for the album revealing the tracklist and album cover, but there is a catch. #90059 release date in the palm of y'all hand… #TDE A post shared by gwadpot (@dangerookipawaa) on Aug 19, 2015…

Watch “The Hateful Eight” Official Trailer on YouTube

The first trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s eighth film, The Hateful Eight has just been released online. The film takes place in post-civil war Wyoming, where a bunch of bounty hunters all meet amongst chaos and deception while trying to seek shelter from a blizzard at Minnie’s Haberdashery, a stagecoach stop on a mountain pass. The…

Cooker

I’m a terrible cook. It seems like every time I overcook pasta, they stick to the pot because they’re afraid of what I’ll do next to them. Just two weeks ago I almost burned my house down because of my faltered microwave skills of baking a potato. I remember the first time I tried stir…

Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright” Music Video Review

Without the video, the song “Alright” by Kendrick Lamar from his latest album To Pimp a Butterfly is a song that seems to involve a lot of discussion about Kendrick’s previous song on the album “u.” The ending of that song, which discusses Kendrick giving into his vices (alcohol and painkillers), is actually at the beginning…

1010 Mural Astounds at Street Art Doping

Poland’s acclaimed leading street art festival, Street Art Doping, is known for attracting some of the most unique, creative street artists around the world. These talented artists create intricate, stunning pieces of street art that captivate a wide range of audiences. One astounding piece was a mural by German artist 1010, who’s known for his…

After 50 Years US and Cuba Have Restored Diplomatic Relations

Last night, at the stroke of midnight, crowds gathered as Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodriguez presided over the flag-raising ceremony hours after full diplomatic relations with the United States were restored after an agreement to resume ties went into effect today, July 20, 2015. It marks the start of a new post-Cold War era, ending…

R.A.P (Rhythm and Poetry): Expanding your Hip Hop Horizons

As a young kid, everything I learned at the beginning was usually just experiencing what is on the surface. Whether it was learning how to add and subtract, how to write succinct paragraphs, or even learning to tie my shoes, everything learned begins by what is on the surface. Hip-hop or rap music is no…

Album Review: Vince Staples–Summertime ’06

Nowadays when it comes to street rappers telling their stories, most of them tend to speak about it in a way that could easily be taken as glorifying the lifestyle. But Vince Staples is a rapper who’s made it very clear with his music that his past lifestyle is not one to be bragged about….