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Scumbags Oscar Picks 2016

THE REEL SCUMBAGS OSCAR PICKS FOR 2016 What up Scumbag faithful! Welcome to our new home here on With the 88th Academy Awards around the corner, we thought this would be the perfect time to post our very first blog post (we gotta ride that buzz). @Slick_Vs_Vic & @TheVoice30 will be covering the ceremony […]

5 Street Style Celebrity Fashion Inspirations

1. Trouser Power That pair of pants in your closet is a source of thousands style inspirations, you can either use it for a casual day-out or attending a formal event. For celebrity fashion, you can play around with various cuts of trousers. You can do skinny and grunge like Rihanna or don boyfriend pants […]

#TBT Washington Heights on MTV

This piece was initially featured on in January 2013. Enjoy this #TBT                         Now the home of The Heights, MTV’s latest reality TV free-for-all, New York City’s Washington Heights neighborhood continues to be one of America’s most intriguing and arguably controversial locales in not just […]

From Uptown With Love… Azealia Banks on Hot 97

  Hot 97 and its listeners, received a dose of what a real magical Uptown Black girl is like, in the early part of December. And since this was a Hot 97 exclusive, meaning that there wasn’t a counterpart interview with Power 105’s Breakfast Club, this interviewed garnered over 2 million hits, to close/start the years […]

#TBT Divino DeNegro talks with Immortal Technique @ BK Bowl (2012)

Originally  posted on     On Decemeber 18th, 2012, while at the Sandy Relief event which featured, the Rebel Armz, Immortal Technique, Akir, Poison Pen, Swave Sevah, Pumpkinhead, C-Rayz Walz, Rebel Diaz, Hasan Salaam, Majesty, Jean Grae, Pharoahe Monch & others, I got a chance to converse with Tech about the organization of the Sandy […]

Masters of Conspicuity: Blatant Poetry

  Poetry… KRS-One called it the language of imagination. T.S. Eliot, (which has touched every project housing in the United States) is considered one of Europe’s best poets, of all time, even beyond the existence of King James. Although that was always difficult for me to gauge (although accepted) since I never knew quite exactly […]

Ray Rice, Rewind, Not Televised

It made the cover of the New York Times. Ray Rice will not be indefinitely suspended by the NFL because he could not be punished for the same offense twice. That offense, being, punching his wife in the face, and knocking her unconscious. What’s the big deal? I mean really, what is the big deal? Is […]

Ps4 new feature – share play

TECH-KNOW TUESDAY Sony’s new PS4’s Firmware 2.0, enables you to pass the controller to a friend as if you were sitting on the sofa together. Except the sofa is now the internet – if you’re friends with someone, you can play multiplayer games with them, or even let them take control of your machine as […]

Playstation tv has arrived

TECH-KNOW TUESDAY The PlayStation TV arrives in U.S. and Canada today, bringing with nearly all the powers of a PlayStation Vita. And while I’m in it for playing my favorite Japanese role-playing games from the Vita, PSP and PS1 Classics era on my television, many others are excited about the prospect of streaming PlayStation 4 […]

The Sacred F-Word

I was really struck by Elizabeth Plank’s remark that the public shouldn’t attack celebrities who identify themselves as “feminists.” ( Why? Because I critique mainstream celebrities all them time, and I’m not going to stop. For someone like, ummm Beyonce, to never post a pic of the way she looks when she actually just woke […]

artist makes custom Castlevania super nintendo

TECH-KNOW TUESDAY If you were ever a fan of the hit nintendo game Castlevania, then you will be impressed what artist Vadu Amka turned his PAL SNES console into. It’s a Castlevania-themed one, and it’s not just a repaint, it has a huge whip, an additional skull, a coffin, and other emblems of the series: You can […]

GoPro announces new Hero 4

TECH-KNOW TUESDAYS Earlier this week,  Go Pro announced three new cameras at three different price levels: the new flagship Hero4 Black, which can shoot 4K video at a full 30 frames per second, the new Hero4 Silver, which is an updated 1080p camera with a touchscreen display, and a new entry-level Hero camera that costs […]
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Woman Love and Image Making Capacity

  I was so pleased when my dear friend invited me to see “Through The Lens Darkly”, ( a documentary that explores a history of African American photographers and “image making capacity.” The phrase, image making capacity, used frequently throughout the film, describes the way people present their models in planned portraits or photos. Of […]

XBOX One to be first main console in China in 14 years

TECH-KNOW TUESDAYS Today Microsoft announced that the Xbox One will go on sale in China on September 29. Microsoft says it will be the first game console to launch in the mainland in 14 years. If you may or may not be aware, video game consoles were illegal in China. Ironically, the Wii, the PS3 […]

Hands-on with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus!

TECH-KNOW TUESDAYS With Apple’s highly anticipated iPhones due to release this Friday, some bloggers were lucky enough to get an early shipment to their doorstep. If you would like to see how it these bigger iPhones look on one’s hand, below is a hands on video of how huge the phone or may not look […]

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Whats the word this week??

Wassup everybody? This weekend will be an interesting one, we have quite a few events that you should look into and attend. For starters on Friday the Capicu  Open mic is back with Papo Swiggity and Xmental Inc co hosting the Back to school  Drive. Featuring will be the one and only True, who is […]


  The only thing I know about this 1921 project is that it comes from Detroit rapper Quin’Ton from the group Room 500. It’s a solid project & worth supporting. Of course, if you can’t purchase, you have the option of entering 0 for the free download. Click the artwork to have a listen.