Rap Beef 101

Conflicts make anything interesting. When it comes to rap, beef allows us to get a little more invested in the music. Kind of like fantasy sports where you have something to gain from a player's performance. Essentially, rap beefs transform us into a group of...

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The Kaepernick Stance and the Red Herring

Unless you've been living in an isolation bunker these past few weeks, you must've heard Colin Kaepernick's name mentioned in one way or another. If you're late to the party and you're wondering what all the fuss is about, here's...

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Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight – A Review

Travis Scott is an anomaly. At 24 years old, Scott's not your traditional rapper who spits 16 bars on every track like J. Cole or Kendrick Lamar. He's not an R&B singer who hits high notes like The Weeknd or Miguel....

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Mind’s Eye Horror- The Blair Witch Project’s Off-Screen Sound

Editor's Note: With The Blair Witch movie coming out this week, Matthew Turnbull walks us down memory lane and takes us back the the original movie.   The Blair Witch Project (1999) directed by Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sánchez was made with...

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Welcome To “Atlanta”

Chronologically speaking, when episode one of Atlanta starts with a banging, yet hazy rap beat, the slow-motion camera overlooks the Georgia capital through a bird’s eye view, taking its time to showcase the metropolitan area's landscape and dense vegetation....

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The Lena Dunham/OBJ Situation

About a week ago, Lena Dunham had a real Hannah Horvath moment and was back in the news because of comments she made during a Lenny Letter interview where she was interviewing Amy Schumer. At the beginning of the...

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Noble HellRaisers – A “Hell or High Water” Review

Disappointment and joy overcame me when I became aware of Hell or High Water. I was disappointed that I had no knowledge that this film was an Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival back in May, for the Un...

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Lords of War – A “War Dogs” Review

Can you be pro-war and pro-money at the same time?     Funny enough, if you have the utmost respect for the military and value each soldier's sacrifice, you should be both! (It’d be ironic to see someone veer into communist beliefs...

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Tribute To The Little Guys: 4 Great YouTube Editorial Channels with Under 100,000 Subs

  The vast majority of YouTube channels are for entertainment or to kill time when you’re bored. There is, however, the occasional YouTube gem channel, which can actually teach you a thing or two.  To be a critic of any kind is an increasingly harder with time. It...

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Social Media Criminals

Imagine if someone's constant posting and sharing of every personal, yet meaningless event in their life lead them to a jail cell.   It may have been the case for three Quebec natives who were recently caught smuggling $30 million worth of cocaine into Australia where cocaine is worth up...

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