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N.W.A’s gritty, complicated history deserves an equally complex film adaptation, something closer to the “reality rap” its members claimed to create.
The short has been hailed as, among other things, being among the greatest baseball films ever.
“Cleopatra was known for her beautiful, long, luxurious pubic hair, which she proudly wore brushed and oiled, and she was known to admire — and display — her pubic hair in the shiny marble floors and the light, diaphanous gowns of the time.”
In 1983 a teenaged Andre Young ventured into a Hollywood punk rock club and West Coast hip-hop changed forever
Bedbug bites are far from the worst outcome in this, one of the lowest rungs of housing insecurity, just steps away from homelessness.
“It’s going to come as a shock to people, but these days [musicians] have other pursuits.” Martyn Leaper says. “This is a good thing.”
Dock Ellis and Gaylord Perry, together again. A visual meditation on cheating, from my enhanced ebook Beyond Ellis D, produced with Thor Swift.
The chef had cooked at some real quality joints, including Laguna Beach's Picayo. And while he'd served his fair share of petulant customers, he had not officially cooked for babies.
Bigotry in America has marginalized a diverse range of minority culture. “I was expecting it to get more attention as well, the numbers are so startling,” says Turner....
The Pacific Northwest has a relationship with hip hop culture that is complex and, on occasion, commercially exceptional.
Steven Villegas fancied a man-skirt. Turns out he wasn't the only one.
I’d come to Compton to talk to its mayor about what’s going on in this old city with a young population and an outdated reputation for all manner of blackness.
by Donnell Alexander, taken from ESPN The Magazine's 2009 "bookazine" on Michael Jordan.
Early in the spring of 1982, when he was a skinny freshman at North Carolina, before he had enough fans to start his own religion, Michael Jordan was largely unknown outside the state.
DJs Egyptian Lover and Arabian Prince return to celebrate an unsung chapter of L.A. hip-hop history
Los Angeles City Beat 07/28/05
Contains a print narrative, three short films, and audio components. (Books with interactive features may work best on an iOS device. iBooks on your Mac requires OS X 10.9 or later.)