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Staying Centred

So I was watching a Janelle Monae interview while waiting for a connecting flight at the Madrid international airport when she said something that struck home for me. 924 more words

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The First Kung-Fu Fighter

So I have sketched here a prehistoric Chinese (Huanxi) character named Huang Di who becomes the world’s first kung-fu fighter. Actually he develops his martial arts skills after slavers ship his teenage self off to Africa, where he escapes to the ancient kingdom of Zembwe (don’t Google that; I made it up) and trains to join their elite warriors’ ranks. 114 more words

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Perseus to the Rescue

In Greek mythology, Perseus was a son of Zeus who became the first of the heroic demigods. He’s best known for lopping off Medusa’s head and starring in the… 135 more words

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KENDRICK LAMAR - ALRIGHT.

With all the things that have been going on in the black community for the past year, this video is defiantly a statement!  Kendrick Lamar dropped a visual for his new single “Alright” from his latest album “To Pimp A Butterfly”.  93 more words

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Livin' the Pharaoh Life

Originally designed with tattoos in mind, this later evolved into something better suited for T-shirts or other clothing. The title was a tough call; I wanted something both Egyptian and hip-hop-sounding, so I settled on “livin’ the Pharaoh life” (“living the tomb life” might have sounded better, but it would be more appropriate for a mummy than a live subject). 28 more words

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Samantha’s Story…My Story…

The Supreme Court of the United States has been particularly busy recently. Last week they legalized gay marriage and upheld the Affordable Care Act’s (Obamacare) subsidy provisions.  708 more words

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