Jack Daniels Created by Slaves
Jack Daniel’s Embraces a Hidden Ingredient: Help From a Slave By CLAY RISEN JUNE 25, 2016 LYNCHBURG, Tenn. — Every year, about 275,000 people tour the Jack Daniel’s distillery here, and as they stroll through its brick buildings nestled in a tree-shaded hollow, they hear a story like this:... Read more
Introducing Trevor Noah
Yea, you read the headline right. And you’re probably doing a double take right now, “Trevor who?!” Trevor Noah. If you don’t know the name yet, you will soon because he just got a huge promotion. Less than two months after comedian Jon Stewart announced he’s leaving The Daily Show, Comedy Central has found... Read more
Kendrick Scores First #1 Album With “Pimp” in Title
Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly has been getting rave reviews, and now it has set a new record. According to Billboard, Kendrick’s latest set is the first album with “pimp” in its title to be No. 1 on the charts. Previously, the highest charting album was Pimp C’s... Read more
Hip-Hop Royalty Art
If you’ve ever looked at a photo of a blinged-out Rick Ross and thought, Dude totally looks like Henry VIII, there’s a new Tumblr for you. The site B4 XVI (a.k.a. before sixteen) juxtaposes famous rappers with medieval and Renaissance artwork figures, and the effect is uncanny.  Cecilia Azcarate, the 31-year-old Spaniard behind the site, tells Esquire that the project speaks to her love... Read more
Worlds Oldest Tats

Worlds Oldest Tats

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It’s been over 20 years since the body of Ötzi the Iceman was found in the Alps on the border of Austria and Italy, but only now are scientists discovering the 61 tattoos that adorned his body. It’s believed that these tattoos are among the oldest ever found on... Read more
Kanye West MLK Tribute
Watch Kanye West recite a poem in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. as a child. This video represents how when your star shines bright it noticeable to all at an early age. keep dreaming folks! Read more
Black Head Coach in NY
the New York Jets hired the next man to lead their franchise, pivoting from a defensive-minded coach to…another defensive-minded coach by signing Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles to a four-year deal. In fact, by signing Bowles, the Jets kept alive their streak of hiring head coaches with a defensive... Read more
RIP Stuart Scott
Legendary ESPN anchor Stuart Scott has died at the age of 49 … after a long battle with cancer. The network made the announcement Sunday morning. Scott joined ESPN in ’93 as the host of “SportsNight” … and eventually became a staple on “SportsCenter.” He became a national superstar... Read more