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Daily Word: Get Used to Giving!!

Happy Giving Tuesday! Welcome to the day set aside to give back! No Really…. Today is Giving Tuesday! We had a day for giving thanks (#Thanksgiving), and two days for getting deals (#BlackFriday &#CyberMonday). This year, let’s help create #GivingTuesday™, the giving season’s opening day. Today is the day that charities, families, businesses and individuals… Read more »

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“Bosslady” Debuts Reebok Custom Kicks

NYC-based and Australian-bred, multi-media personality, Simone “Bosslady” Amelia, recently celebrated the Atlanta launch of her “Betwixt” Reebok collaboration at My Fair Sweets, a popular bakery in the heart of Atlanta’s midtown. Numerous key influencers, trendsetters, and sneaker enthusiasts, including DJ and super producer Don Cannon, DJ Trauma, Diego Cash (Lala’s “Full Court Life”), DJ Princess… Read more »

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Daily Word: Live Life to the Fullest!! (It’s Later Than You Think)

Happy Cyber Monday! Welcome to the start of a great week and the day you decide to take back control of your life! Fact: Your attitude is what determines the direction of your life! Complain and wish things were different, and you will continue to attract your current circumstance! But give gratitude and appreciate all… Read more »

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Big Screen Boyz: Travis Porter Premieres New Feature Film “Red Rock”

Last night (November 19), Decatur’s own Travis Porter debuted their new feature film, Red Rock, to a packed-house at the Plaza Theater in Atlanta. The movie, about the group’s escape from a tour stop gone awry, was directed by Ryan Lightbourn. In addition to the feature, Travis Porter also debuted their documentary, From Day 1,… Read more »

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I Don’t Camouflage: Poet Aja Monet Rediscovers Herself

“There was something unique about bringing my bloodline to places that they’ve never been before…” The I Don’t Camouflage series hung out with Cuban/Jamaican poet Aja Monet, just a day before she flew back to Paris where she currently resides. Check out a video below as she discusses what she discovered about herself in her… Read more »

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Documentary On Rudy Ray Moore a.k.a. “Dolemite” Reveals His Impact on Hip-Hop and His Hidden Sexuality

The Blaxploitation era will NEVER be the same! Along with the likes of Shaft, Superfly, and Sweet Sweetback – Dolemite was one of the signature characters that created the macho-pimp hero in urban filmmaking throughout the 1970s. Even today, that era has influence in film and music, with many cats in Hip-Hop and pop culture… Read more »

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