Runway Report: Nintendo Streetwear Fashion Launch – NYC

    Torrel Harris Sr., pioneer of the reversible NBA warm-up suit, is the first African-American to be licensed by the NBA and NFL to create fashionable apparel. Recently he teamed up with Japan’s third largest company, Nintendo, to launch the video games giant’s new apparel line, which aims directly for the urban streetwear market. The line debuted last… Read more »



You Got Served: Patti LaBelle

  Patti LaBelle has long been respected for her cooking skills and, of course, her legendary singing career. As the author of her own best-selling cook books, Patti has given the world some of the most delicious recipes you can imagine. If you’ve ever tried her “Over The Rainbow” Macaroni & Cheese, then you already know the deal.   On a very… Read more »



Game Review: Kane & Lynch: Dead Men

  Developer: Edios Interactive Platforms: PC/X360/PS3 Rating: C (3 out of 5)     Eidos Interactive has a history of bringing third person shooters to the home console, and the most recent Hitman, is even being adapted to the big screen. When the announcement came for a bank robbing shooting sociopath-based thriller, named Kane &… Read more »



NFL WEEK 11 Picks

So much has happened this week in NFL, I don’t know where to begin.  The Colts lost their 2nd straight game and DT Dwight Freeney who is out for the season.  Vikes’ RB, Adrian Peterson, has a torn lateral collateral ligament in his right knee and will probably miss this Sunday’s game.  And now, the… Read more »



Movie Review: This Christmas

  Released by Screen Gems In theaters November 21 Written, Directed and Produced by Preston Whitmore, II Starring: Loretta Devine, Delroy Lindo, Chris Brown, Regina King, Idris Elba, Columbus Short, Lauren London, Keith Robinson, Sharon Leal, Mekhi Phifer and Laz Alonso   “Hang all the mistletoe; I’m going to get to know you better, this Christmas”. Growing… Read more »



Alicia Keys: As I Am

They certainly broke the mold when they made Alicia Keys. While her third studio album As I Am [J Records] comes long awaited, it’s more than another blessed offering from the New York City songstress. As I Am is exactly as the title suggests – Alicia in her barest form, much more, nothing less. Songs… Read more »



Baileys Get Together With John Legend and Friends: Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC 11/9/07

Metropolitan was the theme and good music was definitely in the house, as the Bailey’s sponsored John Legend Showcase was in full effect. Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC was packed to the brim with hipsters and tastemakers all ready to see whether the Legend was myth or legit.The warm-up for the evening was a group called the… Read more »



Movie Review: Lions for Lambs

    In the Robert Redford-directed thriller Lions for Lambs, Derek Luke and Michael Pena play opinionated college students named Arian and Ernest respectively. At the head of the movie, these two friends ignite a fierce classroom debate that immediately forces the audience to stop and take a side on America’s fascination with patriotism.  … Read more »



NFL WEEK 10 Picks

After last Sunday’s game against the Colts, Bill Belichick and Tony Dungy met in the middle of the field for the ceremonial handshake that most coaches do after a game.  If you look closely at the video from the game, you’ll notice that Dungy tried to say something to Belichick during the handshake and Belichick… Read more »