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Entries from February 29th, 2012

“straight out of flint: girl boxer aims for olympics” via NPR

February 29th, 2012 No Comments

so poised and insightful for 16. so driven and fiesty, too. just all-around amazing! go claressa! go flint town! cutest quote: “whatever, i like boys. can’t help it.” smartest quote: “well, i’m strong minded, i’m not gonna let anyone put me off in the wrong direction.” funniest quote: “c’mon now, what kind of question is […]

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Ben Harper summer tour dates

February 28th, 2012 No Comments

gratuitous shot of ben harper coming in…whatever, it’s my blog.

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and this is why mos def is my favorite rapper.

February 26th, 2012 No Comments

jay + ‘ye get served thanks to the mighty mos def. shukran jazeelan habibi for being so damn smart and charming at the same time, that’s real class. now when’s the new black star album dropping???

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LA, All day

February 11th, 2012 No Comments

street art spotted @ melrose + spaulding mural by: gregory siff

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Happy Dilla Day Detroit

February 10th, 2012 No Comments

Surely if you are in the area and available, you should hit up Dilla Day @ the Fillmore. And forget Royce (Busta and Jay Electronica can sit down too), local homie Boldy James is on the roster and I love this guy’s flow, so sleepy and sharp at the same time… However, There’s too much […]

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sometimes you just need to post a justin timberlake song

February 7th, 2012 No Comments

old school JT? even better! this arrangement is on point, too.

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thanky banksy

February 6th, 2012 No Comments

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Last post about fake “Super Bowl”

February 6th, 2012 No Comments

I couldn’t resist the sweetness of the above image showing Gisele comforting Tom after the game… OR the feistiness of her telling cameras “My husband cannot f––ing throw the ball and catch the ball at the same time,” she said [Giselle’s note: good point], taking a dig at Brady’s receivers, and tight ends (Giselle’s addition), […]

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Best thing about the Super Bowl?

February 5th, 2012 No Comments

This commercial! And um, the fact that I’ve flirted with two-out-of-three of these dudes—to some avail. Very attractive. Oh yeah, I’m sold…Patriots who?

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Anthemic: New M.I.A. “Bad Girls”

February 3rd, 2012 No Comments

Love the Middle Eastern beat, love the video, straight-up love this girl: Just today on my morning bus downtown I was remembering Jay-Z cracking up during this 2009 performance, still makes me smile thinking about M.I.A. all ready to pop bouncing around the stage (bad quality = blame the RIAA):

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