Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Boyfriend tattoos huge shit on ex girlfriends back




Early Onset – Tattoo artist Ryan Fitzgerald from Dayton, OH was hit with a $100,000 lawsuit last week by his ex-girlfriend Rossie Brovent. She claims that her boyfriend was supposed to tattoo a scene from Narnia on her back but instead tattooed an image of a pile of excrement with flies buzzing around it. Apparently, Ryan found out that Rossie had cheated with a long-time friend of his, but instead of confronting her about it he acted like everything was normal and hatched a plan for revenge. Originally, Rossie tried to have Ryan charged with assault, but the ingenious tattoo artist had covered his bases by plying Rossie with wine and tequila shots and getting her to sign a consent form that stated the design was “at the artist’s discretion.” No word from Rossie on whether the illicit night of passion with Ryan’s friend was worth it. Moral of the story? Never cheat on a tattoo artist.

Hahahahaha, a back turd, siff!

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How Virgins Kiss [Video]



One mans pain is another mans source of entertainment. TLC reality show, the Virgin Diaries. Features two virgins who've never even kissed, kiss for the first time at their wedding. This is basically goin to make a lot of you glad you whored yourselves out at an early age. The kiss is just painful to watch.

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The Roots - Undun [Album Stream]


The legendary Roots crew, have linked up with NPR. To give you an early listen to their upcoming album "UNDUN," been listening to it all day, and I have to say the The Roots, have no match. Just plain quality music, no gimmicks, no fuss. So if your day is kind of bumming out I suggest you slip on some headphones and listen to this easy album. First listen here
Undun in stores 6 December.
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Lil Wayne confirms world tour with Eminem



Most of us know that Wayne, is due to perform in South Africa, with Rick Ross on the 9th and 10th of December. There was the whole debalce about the dates clashing with Drakes Castle lite performance, then an extra day was added, and so was Rick Ross' name. Now another surprise has just popped up.
Yesterday Wayne took to his Facebook page, to give thanks to the fans for Carter 4 going 2X platinum, as well as confirm his stops for his tour with Slim Shady, and South Africa is one of his stops.



Man this concert is lining up to be something epic, Ross, Eminem, Wayne, and mayvbe a little Drake thrown in for good measure. It's christmas bitches!!

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Friday, November 25, 2011

Amy Winehouse - Me and Mr. Jones [Video]




High5Collective have been keeping themselves busy as of late. Most recently, the LA-based team put together an R-rated video for Amy Winehouse’s Me & Mr. Jones, starring pornstar, Faye Reagan.Who says Porn can't be art?

R.I.P Amy Winehouse September 14 1983 - July 23 2011.

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Hot Chicks of Occupy Wall street [Video]



For those not in the know, Occupy Wall Street is a people-powered movement that began on September 17, 2011 in Liberty Square in Manhattan’s Financial District, and has spread to over 100 cities in the United States and actions in over 1,500 cities globally.

So powerful was the movement that we had our own OWS, only Julius changed the name, made it look like his brainchild, and his had a lot less staying power. Anyway, you can imagine the sort of person that would camp out on the street for days on end with no end in sight. That's right Hippies. Someone has done us the favour of sifting through al the hippies and unearthing the hotties.

America grew weary of all the dirty hippy unemployed  types that were now speaeheading the movement, and has nowe turned on them. Conan, sent Triumph the insult comic dog on location and some funny shit ensues. Just straight pissing on the cause...





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Super Racer


Headlining Super's winter releases is the Racer ($200) (do your own conversion), a classically handsome frame that you can wear with a pair 501s or a three piece Thom Browne suit. The frame will launch in three colors: Black, Transparent Caramel, and Havana Tortoise. Link

Ijust dig the look of these, not quuiote sure where to get a pair this side of the world, but if I were to proffer a guess. I reckon you try Eyetique in Melrose Arch. This Summer is to hot to be caught out there.

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The Weekend - The knowing [Official Video]



A lot of us weren't aware of his sound prior to his features on Drakes "Take Care" album, but the Toronto native has our ears, and he's struck while the iron is hot. With a sound that more closely resembles The Dream, and visuals of the Ferank Ocean variety, it's gonna be interesting to see how things pan out for The Weekend.

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Ex Men's Shirt [Video]



Haha, ladies this post is for you. It's basically an instructional video on how you ladies can take your old boyfriends dress shirt and turn that shit into a dress. I laugh because I find the timing of this thing to be perfect.
It's December, and as we all know it's the season for summer flings, so a lot of you are gonna be getting dumped this festive, in order to make way for a new Summer Bunny.

Now you need not fret, cause instead of giving back his favourite shirt, you can take liberties with that thing and wear it as your own. A little revenge for dropping you like a Christmas Poo.

P.S this only works if you're hot!

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Mandla Mandela: Sexaul age of consent a Western notion


Three prominent gender rights organisations met with Mandla Mandela yesterday. This, after he made statements regarding South Africa’s sexual age of consent last year, saying that when it comes to culture, the sexual age of consent is a “white, Western notion.” He was specifically referring to the ukuthwala practice, where girls as young as 14-years-old are abducted and forcefully married to older men.

Here’s the full version of what he said:
The process of Ukuthwala had nothing to do with age and depended on whether the girl underwent the intonjane initiation, as arranged by her family. That is how culture works. When you are going to discuss culture do not even try to bring in white notions as such an approach will turn things upside down. Firstly, culture has no age. Age is something we learnt today because of our westernisation.
the Tshwaranang Legal Advocacy Centre, the Commission for Gender Equality and the Rural Women’s Movement. They asked him to acknowledge section 3(1) of the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act which states that all prospective spouses must be over the age of 18 to enter into a customary marriage. He was also asked to publicly condemn the abduction, kidnapping, assault and rape that currently accompany ukuthwala.

When put in context like that, the argument is more pro "kuthwala," than it is pro stautory rape. Dude has to realise though that as strongly as he wants to protect the culture, there's a vulture waiting to exploit a loophole in the law. It's there to protect children.

Like Mandla I'm surprised at how quickly these young things grow, but that don't make it right. Mandla is definately one of those guys that should look at this former Disney childstar hottie list

Maybe Mandla is like a coach that recognioses talent in it's raw form, you know, like how some guys have faith in a new sportsmen, and tell you to give him time.Mandla is that guy. Only he's watching Yo-Tv, picking the wheat from the chaff. Before you asy I'm writing some slanderous shit, please have a look at the mans track record...here

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Friday Links presented by Lacey Banghard


Her: Video + Video2
J.Lo won't set foot in the Bronx: dlisted
Rihanna video banned from France for being too sexy: huffpo
5 cover songs that stole the show from the original: cracked

50 sexy ladies to be thankfiul for: flisted
Passenger forced to stand  for 7hr flight, cause dude next to him wa too fat: mailonline
7 actors who have no credibility left, haha: guyism
Spiderman, Iron Man, and Batman getting jiggy with it: gorillamask

20 hottest former Disney stars: complex
10 commandments of watch buying: askmen
Carla Gugino looking extra hot: guyism

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Thursday, November 24, 2011

The Roots - Sleep [Video]



Legendary hip-hop group The Roots continues their onslaught of video releases to promote their forthcoming album undun. The latest highlights the Aaron Livingston-featured track “Sleep.” With the project’s drop date nearing – as it will be available on December 6 – expect no signs of letting up now

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How Rick Ross got Wale's album to number 1 on the Billboard [Video]



Keep in mind these are just debates and opinions, don't go around spewing these opinions like they're the gospel truth(which in itself has multiple angles for interpetation).


Wale saw a huge increase in album sales after signing with Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group. On Interscope Wale’s first album Attention Deficit sold 30k in its first week, fast forward 2 years and his Ambition album sells 164k first week and charts at Number 1 [Ed. note: No. 1 on the Hip-Hop R&B Charts in its first week]. Can this success be attributed to his affiliation with Rick Ross? The Friday Hip Hop Report crew discuss.

People get caught up in this Billboard ranking thing, and while it is a fun fact to know, people tend to forget that an album especially HipHop albums take ahuge dip in sales after week 1. I'd rather sell a consist
amount over a long period of time than fizzle right the fuck off.

Ludacris - BaDa Boom [Video]



The track that had the internet buzzing about, the so called "hashtag flow." Now gets a video, Luda made his point, but the indifference it was met with from both Drake and Big Sean, kind of fizzled the whole thing out rather quickly.

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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Young Jeezy ft. T.I - F.A.M.E [Video]



I've been seeing a lot of behind the scenes shit on this one, I never posted cause I hate to spoil a surprise. Finally the full visuals are out.
Fake Ass Motherfuckers Envy.
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Trailers from Ghana [Video]



Now for something a little closer to home. The blog has been accused of being too distant from local things, snubbing all things African. Now, while I might appreciate a well made German cabriolet, and display a particular penchant for technical merino cardigans, and bespoke suits, I just want you to know that I know what's goin on at home. From Black Tuesday, to Black Wednesday. I'm with it.



We just report on shit we find interesting, and this isn't some educational blog, plenty of that elsewhere.
Any way stumbled on the Ghanain gems for the latest blockbuster releases. I'm goin to hold my tongue on these clips. Cause I'm just dumbstruck..


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2012 Porsche 911 Cabriolet [Video]



Luxury automobile manufacture Porsche is set to debut its latest creation, the 911 Cabriolet. The drop-top coupe is unique in the sense that it welcomes a new innovative roof design, which among other things maximizes fuel efficiency while still paying tribute to the accustomed characteristics adorned by Porsche aficionados. The car highlights either a 3.5 liter 350 hp option or a heftier 3.8 liter 400 hp engine.

It's no secret that we are fans of the finer things in life, but this car goes beyond that, just steadily tweaked over the decades, each outing getting more refined, improving on perfection, to the point where we get to this junction. This car looks awesome and it's my lifes mission to own one.

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Kendrick Lamar ft. Busta Rhymes - Rigamortis (remix) [Audio]



Yesterday I posted a video where Kendrick brought Busta Rhymes out at a show to introduce a the remix to one of the years standout tracks, off of Kendrick's critically acclaimed "Section .80." Today, I post the full audio from the snippet we got yesterday.



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Drake Interview on Chelsea Lately [Video]



To further promote his sophomore album "Take Care," Drake dropped in on Chelsea's show to talk about meeting Lil Wayne, his relationship with Nicki Minaj and more.Having seen Chelsea interview rappers in the past, I'm expecting a pretty entertaining interview.

The number s are in this week though and Drakes sophomore album has sold 659 190 units in its first week. Making it the 2nd highest debut for an HipHop album this year, after Lil Waynes Carter 4. For those of you that like to crunch numbers Drakes first album " Thank me Later," moved 447 000 units in his first week.

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Mercedes Benz C63 AMG Coupe Balck Series [Video]



Mercedes-Benz once again proves to the world what they are capable of accomplishing with the introduction of the C63 AMG Coupe Black Series. The fourth model to receive the flagship-in-performance “Black” labeling, this newly designed two-door coupe features a 6.3-liter naturally-aspirated V8 with 517 hp and 457 lb-ft of torque with a 0-60 mph dash time of 4.2 seconds.

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Kendrick Lamar debuts Rigamortis remix onstage with Busta Rhymes [Video]




This is a track that showcases Kendricks technical rap abilities, his increased cadence, breathe control and projection over a verse. The quckfire staccato flow is something that seems to be making it's way back to the fore.

Busta, Em, Kendrick, Cory & Tech 9, seem to be the guys who do it well. Kendrick enlists Bustsa to help him out on the remix to "Rigamortis." Can't wait to hear the official audio of this remix.

How humble is Busta? A legend in the game!!

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Young Jeezy - .38 [Short Film Full]



The Movie that's meant to accompany his December release of TM103.  Sound off in the comments on wether the snowman should pursue the acting career, or stick to the booth.

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Converse 2011 Chuck Taylor All Star Coated Canvas Boot



Converse‘s newest All Star Coated Canvas is a high top amalgamation constructed to be the successor to the label’s previously seen All Star Classic Boot. The sneaker exudes qualities of the aforementioned boot featuring metal lace loops and a sturdy leather and canvas upper all sitting atop the All Star’s signature rubber sole. The All Star Coated Canvas in this earth-toned Candied Ginger/Brown colorway can be had at Converse’s official shop

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Lil Wayne Public Service Announcement 2 [Video]



Lil Wayne puts out another Public Service Announcement, but this time aroundf instead of letting you know what space his head is in, he uses the time to introduce you to Young Moneys latest acquisition 14-year-old Torion Sellers. He sings he dances and let's us in on his other talents in the video above.

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Tuesday Links presented by Tyra Banks



Her: Video
J.Lo lets us all know she's back on the market, Godamn!!: dlisted
Paula Patton video and spread for Complex Magazine: complex
5 Insane Celebrity conspiracy theories that make absolute sense: cracked

5 easy ways to date a 10: askmen
6 of the best drinking games and why: guyism
Drake respnds to Ludacris diss: globalgrind

How to handle being out of your depth, 6 tips from a con man: artofmanliness
How to pretend you're listening to your girlfriend: holytaco

So last  night I happened to catch a glimpse of the Teen Choice Awards 2011, Tyra was up there handing out some award dressed in leather and shit, and I thought to myslef."She still has it." Irritatting as she is, she's still breaking dicks at 38.

Friday, November 18, 2011

25 ways to wear a scarf [Video]



I see a lot of you men out there wearing scarves in this blazing African Summer. It urks me, I mean, "Why?" I thought I'd offer you some variations, if you insist on wearing them. Educate yourselves.


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Busta Rhymes and Birdman confirm signing [Video]



To showcase his latest acquisition, Birdman puts Busta on a video, just to let you know that the rumours are true.

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2012 Porsche Panamera GTS [Video]



The once divisive Porsche sedan, that I happen to love, gets the GTS treatment, the GTS is differentiated by a modified 4.8-liter V8 tuned to develop 430 horsepower at 6,700 rpm (that's a 30 horsepower bump over the standard 4S model) and 384 pound-feet of torque. I could live with that, only problem is I might forget I'm shuttling around three other passengers.

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Big Sean responds to Ludacris [Audio]



This is in the wake of Ludacris' latest mixtape, some rappers were in his crosshairs. Big Sean was one of them. Big Sean, takes the diplomatic approach to the whole debacle.

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Friday Links presented by Sandy Capetinha


Her: Video
Ten Celebs who should grow a moustache for Movember: complex
Girl eat raw food: Vice
7 Worst things men put up with for sex: guyism
Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore divorce, bringing all cougar dreams tumbling down: dlisted

How to grow your own Ganja Garden: coedmagazine
11 Sounds future generations will never hear: mentalfloss
6 Everyday Items that should require alicense to operate: smokingjacket

7 Dumbest things students do when cramming for exams: cracked
10 simple ways to impress women: askmen
"Stuck Up," book containing  X- Rays of people with strange things up their ass: brobible

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Thursday, November 17, 2011

Ludacris responds to Big Sean and Drake [Audio]




Yesterday, Luda dropped his 1.21 Gigawatts mixtape and shortly after the internets got to talking about tracks 5 and 6. Months after Drake and Big Sean both called Luda out for using the “supa dupa flow” in a less-than-stellar way on My Chick Bad. Luda sure as hell likes to bide his time, but like the last album where he felt under rated, he comes strong on these two cuts.

Up first is the History Lesson Interlude in which Luda runs through snippets from Cam’ron (2003), Method Man (1998), Biggie (1997) and Q-Tip (1991) all using the flow over the years.



Then it's "Bada Boom," which is where the attack begins…



You don't want it with an angry Luda, he will Beast on you.

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Busta Rhymes signs with Young Money and drops new single




Busta seems to be the nomad of Record labels, just making his way across some of the biggest labels, dropping an album then moving on to the next one. Well he's just landed at Young Money, and simultaneously drops a new track wick with Chris Brown entitled, "Why stop Now." Can it still be called "Young Money, " with Buss a Buss on the team?



With the help of Google Music and YouTube — you may have that opportunity if you can handle the test. Busta just released his new single with Chris Brown. And all you’ve gotta do is learn the first verse, spit it on camera, upload it here and get chosen by Busta himself.



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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

BMW M5 Twin TurboV8 Engine [Video]



Ever wondered what the Twin-Turbo V8 engine sounds like in the new BMW M5 Saloon? Have a listen to this and see how the BMW M5 performs on the track.


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Handmade Portraits: The Sword maker [Video]



Far back as I can remember, my appreciation for handmade items, began, when I watched a documentary, about making japanese swords. It revealed to me the process it took to make them correctly.

As one of Japan’s last remaining swordsmiths, Korehira Watanabe has honed his craft for 40 years while attempting to recreate the mythical Koto sword. While in college, Watanabe became inspired by another famous sword craftsman, Akihira Miyairi, who would then go on to become his master. It’s only in the last five years that Watanabe was finally be able to create something similar to the Koto, an instrument of destruction lauded for it’s abilities during the Heian and Kamakura Periods. In this beautiful short film, watch and learn about the dedication and patience that is needed to craft such a rudimentary, yet tough to master tool.

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Bride whips out phone during wedding [Video]



Anyone who knows me, knows I hate mobile phones, they're an invitation to others to intrude. Not sayin I don't see the good sideto them, but always being connected is shit. Lot's of you are out on the streets, but are never realy experiencing the streets, instead you're broadcasting the experience so some follower can live vicariously through you.

My issues aside, this is totally unacceptable, for her looks alone she wouldn't win bride of the year, and now he has to tolerate her obvious disinterest. I would have just let go of her and taken the honeymoon for 1.

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Hooters Kiss [Video]



I've been known to frequent Hooters on several occasions. I usually rely on charm to eke out a number from the girls, never thought of just using tricks, but then again I can't down a draft in 2 seconds.

The Kid can drink, that's for sure. Don't think his tricks would fly down here either, the bouncers here are even more testy than the black chick, and snuff shit out before it even starts.

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The Roots - Stomp [Video]



The third of four videos from their upcoming album "Undun." Quality all round!

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Friday, November 11, 2011

Friday Links Presented by Mulher Samambaia


Her: Video
6 fascinating Videos of real life pimps in action: smokingjacket
Is Kim Kardashian anIdiot? an objective analysis: cracked
U.K partnership to boost S.A entrepeneurs:sagoodnews

In depth interview with Noah "40" Shabib : GQ
Rihanna bikini vacation pics: flisted
Russian News Anchor caught masturbating on air: 2oceansvibe
Why changing your look can completely change your life: askmen

6 new sports for White People: collegehumor
10 of the most important moments in every guys life: guyism

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Thursday, November 10, 2011

Drake Vevo Interviews [Video]



Much as Drake claims he's okay with the leak of his album. I seem to think that inside he's hurting, unable to trust those in his inner circle that had acces to the final mastered product. Oh well. those are rich people problems, and I aint one of them. Here is some footage from Vevo.







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R.Kelly - Shut Up [Audio]


A few months after being rushed to the hospital for an emergency throat surgery, Kelz is back singing them off. On the first taste off his upcoming album, Black Panties, Kelz takes on all the folks that have been doubting him over the years. ":Black Panties," really after peeing on kids that's the name you wanna go with for your album? Guess I should just "Shut Up." Hahaha Ke;lz takes bragadocio to new levels. "Let's be honest , how many babies been made off me? O.M.G." Damn Kelz, is on his twitter shit.









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Busta Rhymes - You aint Gotta wait till I'm gone [Heavy D tribute] [Audio]




Busta Rhymes recorded this new song, a tribute to the late Heavy D last night. The Flipmode Squad general pays tribute to fallen hip-hop greats while showing appreciation for our current living legends.








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DMX on Dr. Drew [Video]



DMX was first scheduled to appear on VH1's Celebrity Rehab while he was still in prison. That never happened but Dr. Drew got to DMX, to go on his On his show Lifechangers, the doc was able to have some heart to heart conversation with X. Earl revealed more details about his tough childhood, specifically the physical abuse he was subject to from his mother. Ultimately, Dr. Drew helps Earl understand how getting beat as a child really contributed to his problems as an adult. Still don't buy the fact that you can fix a person over an hour. Will X. ever be the same agian?
more vid after the jump...

Die Antwoord - Fok Julle Naaiers [Video][UPDATE]



Love them or hate them, you can't deny that Die Antwoord are a global force. International journo's are hungry for more content from these guys, and often have athe scoop on us.  I see their shit on other blogs long before I see it on any national blog. That takes some doing.

The Afrikaans Zef rap group recently parted ways with Interscope Records,
According to the group, Interscope wanted them to re-work “Fok Julle Naaiers” for a more “mainstream appeal”, and Die Antwoord, unsurprisingly, were not amused, responding:

So anyway… Interscope offered us a bunch of money again to release our new album TEN$ION. But this time, they also tried to get involved with our music, to try and make us sound like everyone else out there at the moment… So we said: ‘U know what, rather hang on to your money, buy yourself something nice…we gonna do our own thing. Bye bye’.
I would kill whole villages of women and children, to say I'm a labelmate with Eminem, Dr. Dre & 50 Cent. These guys just told them where to get off. Now while I might not buy an Antwoord album, their visuals are always interesting enough to keep me watching. No different with the aptly named "Fok Julle Naaiers" "Hosh Phakamisa!" Shit is just homegrown, plus the rhymes are getting tighter.
[UPDATE]
Found this extra bit of footage where "Ninja," or Waddy as some remember him, tells us what went down at interscope. "Fuckin fell down laughing at 2 min mark, Simunye."



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Givenchy Watch The Throne T-Shirts


We now get a detailed look at the designer t-shirt they have been donning on stage. Riccardo Tisci was in charge of the intricate art detailing of the actual album, so in appropriate fashion, both emcees have been sporting coinciding Givenchy Watch The Throne shirts. The tees not only feature unique designs from Tisci, which highlight the project, but also welcome each artist’s initials on the sleeve.
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Drake ft. The Weekend - The Ride




Although his sophomore album, "Take Care," caught a case of the leaks earlier this week. As with all things that aren't gotten via the correct channels, there is shit missing. That shit comes in the form of tracks when we speak of albums. This is an offering, featuring fellow Canadian "The Weekend." This track takes me back, on some 90's R&b tip.









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Lil Wayne - She Will ft. T.I Remix [audio]


Hahaha, the ex cons re-unite on this track, and on a preponderance of evidence, Tip came out the cell a hardened lyricist.









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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Dating Site in crap for anti fat people, advert



America, is a wonderful country indeed, no other country has as much liberties, oppurtunities, and wealth as the the United States. It's something they pride themselves on, and rightly so. You're at the top of the food chain, revel in that achievement, but sometimes the American public will go in hard on their own when they feel you're in the wrong, as in this case.

Ashley Madison, a "married dating service for discreet encounters" (yes, such a thing exists), just released the second of two ads that mock a plus-size model for her look.  You read that right ladies and gentlemen, a website that encourages you to have an extra-marrital affair is causing a stir because they're against fat people.

The dating site, which seeks to connect married or "attached" individuals for affairs, released an ad last week stating, "Did your wife SCARE you last night?" with a photo of an overweight woman lounging sexily in lingerie.



Am I the only one who feels that the biggest problem is that there is a site that encourages people, to step outside of marriage? And you're worried because someone who eats too much is not looked at as the archetypal beauty.

 Hahahaha, I'm packing my bags for the States first thing, marrying an American woman for a green card, then I'm gonna cheat as much as I like, as long as I'm passing the dick around non- discriminantly. Win - Win!

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Welsh Rugby Player has stroke then wakes up Gay

New life: Chris now works as a hairdresser and lives above the shop with his boyfriend
A rugby player suffered a stroke while training – and discovered when he woke up that he was gay. Chris Birch, 26, had proposed to his girlfriend and worked in a bank when he suffered a freak accident in the gym. The rugby-loving Welshman was trying to impress his friends with a back flip but broke his neck and suffered a stroke. He was taken to the Royal Gwent hospital where his girlfriend and family waited for news – but said: ‘I was gay when I woke up and I still am.’ His friends were stunned by the dramatic changes to his personality, especially his change in sexuality. Chris said: ‘It sounds strange but when I came round I immediately felt different. ‘I wasn’t interested in women any more. I was definitely gay. ‘I had never been attracted to a man before – I’d never even had any gay friends. But I didn’t care about who I was before, I had to be true to my feelings.’ Before the accident Chris was planning on settling down with his girlfriend, although they were having a break from each other at the time of his accident. But after the stroke he found he was no longer interested in sport and had little in common with his old friends. He quit his job to become a hairdresser and started dating a man he met at a club night

Chris before: heavier and worked at a bank

I call Bullshit! Dude just needed an out, and this however unlkely was his best exit strategy. Fucking Welsh. How are you ever expecting to win a Rugby Worlsd Cup when your union is full of ths sort of shit?

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CyHi da Prynce - Cold as Ice [Video]



The problem with todays musical climate, is that people have far too much variety. You bump an album for a week then move on to the next one. Without ever giving an album a full chance to marinade. On the flipside some might argue that if it doesn't grab you in that first week, then it wasn't a strong enough effort. Can't argue with that logic, but hearing this track reminded me of all the tracks I enjoyed on Royal Flush 2. Infact I'm goin to blast "Thousan Poundz" off this mixtape.

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Megaphone for iPhone [Video]

    
There's a reason I love the iPhone above all other phones. It's simplicity of design seems to inspire others to new creative plateau's, wether it's designing an app, or the vast array of accesories to fit the phone. No other phone comes close to offering some of the elegant shit, you can add to your phone. Iguess it's cause all other companies, drain themselves creating the phone, and have the added burden of designing the accesories, which more often than not clearly look like an afterthought.



MegaPhone by Ene&is. A pretty piece.
"Passive Amplifier for iphone made of ceramic. the form is designed to amplify and optimize the best sound output. the amplifier is based on a thin wooden frame that allows the object to float off the table. this in order to increase the vibration of the object and to optimize the emission of sound. designed for the iPhone is perfect for listening music without headphones, for audio conference to hear the person on the phone as live voice."

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The Roots - Tip the Scale [Video]



The second in a series of four videos to be released by the Legendary Roots Crew, for their upcoming conceptual album "Undun." This video picks up where "Make My," left off. I'm hyped for this album. Album in stores Dec. 6th.

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Tetris Furniture by Pedro Machado



This clever table and chairs and drawers combo furniture called T@tris by Pedro Machado, obviously inspired by the Tetris game.
"It´s a sideboard. It´s a table and two benches. It´s 26 drawers.
Real furniture for sale. Ask for further Informations emailing the designer: pedro@atipic.pt




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Meek Mill -I'm A Boss remx ft. T.I, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Birdman, Swizz Beats, Dj Khaled



Maybach Music Group finally delivers the star-studded remix to Meek Mill’s hit record “I’m A Boss.” The final lineup includes: T.I., Swizz Beatz, Rick Ross, Lil’ Wayne, Birdman and DJ Khaled.

Rick takes the time on the verse, to give us a health update:

Had a couple seizures, call em minor setbacks/
Everybody praying for me, I respect that/
Woke up in the hostpital, where my checks at?











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Pusha T - Tony Montana [Video]



Last night I had my own listening party for "Fear of God 2: Let us Pray." It goes hard, Pusha has managed to give us two works of music, in one year that deserve praise. He gives us the visuals to his Tony Montana Freestyle, Officialy labelled as the White Girl Remix. Undertsated and simple, but everybody knows I got an affinity for them white girls, so I had to look.

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Ducati 1199 Panigale Superbike [Video]




I'm not a bike person, let me start there. They just aren't a mode of transportation that suits my personality. I do however admire them, and know enough about them to hold my own in a conversation at aBike Rally. More than anything else though, I know what not to ignore in the Bike world, and the flagship Ducati is something we should all pay attention to.

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Converse 2011 Holiday Star Classic


Converse introduces its latest all-court style Star Classic in an updated leather upper with iconic aesthetics. Pulling from its storied history, the pair feature a low profile rubber outsole with a two tone black/off-white leather upper. Tonal black laces and a complimentary cream interior finish off the silhouette. Apttly titled, the classic shoe is now available from Converse.

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Tuesday Links presented by Elisiane Benites


Her: Video + Video2
French Weekly satirizes Muhammed, promptly firebombed: 2Oceansvibe
Jordan Craver doing Yoga in the park: Egotastic
9 Historical Figures who could be Bond Villians: Guyism

5 ridiculous animal myths that you probably believe: Cracked
How to deal with not being able to grow a moustache: Holytaco
The way you do things in Public vs. Private: Collegehumor
How to be a watch Snob, the 5 essentials: Askmen

Missy Elliot was Lil Waynes Idol: Vibe
10 of the coolest closets: Uncoached
6 ways Neil Patrick Harris has made life easier for straight men: thesmokingjacket

I'm starting to wonder if Brazil has any normal women.

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Monday, November 7, 2011

Safe House [Trailer]



I've got a friend down in Cape Town, who'd told me quite a while back that Cape Town had come to a standstll because Dnzel and Ryan Reynolds were shooting, ooutside his office block. At that time I just shelved it away under "more reasons to hate Cape Town," and forgot about it. Now the trailer just made itself known to me, and like any South African I'm always keen to see how these hollywood types portray us.

Safe House, starring Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds, revolves around a CIA-operated safe house that gets compromised. From there, the facilities house-sitter must relocate the criminal they’re watching to a safer location. It wouldn’t be the start of a new year without a Denzel-assisted thriller to look forward to. I see Watch the Throne wasted no time in making its cultural impact, "No Church in the Wild," fits so well with trailer. Pretty trippy seeing Denzel in the uniform Bheki Cele, had just begun to make his own.

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Young Jeezy ft. T.I - F.A.M.E (Fake Ass Motherfuckers Envy) [Audio]



The thing with Hip Hop beef is that it's polarizing. Hip Hop fans will always side with their favourite rapper in the case of beef, and dismiss the other as wack. When in actual fact the beef shouldn't be that divisive. You as a fan of music should be able to sit back and say, that's a good track regardless of the artists gripe.

With Jeezy and Ross, you had two artists who ran the streets, champions of the peoples cause, guys who had the street anthems. They even worked together and had worked some collaborative magic. Somehow the machine broke and the two no longer vibe like they used to.

Abscence on Jeezy's part has seen the Ross' star rise to new heights, and caused many to prematurely declare Jeezy's career over. Sure the man has had some label issues, a point Ross, relishes saying "they're on the same label, yet nothing he puts out ever gets pushed back."

Whatever the deal was there, Jeezy's machine is on full blast, in preparation for a December 20th release of his Thug Notivation 103:Hustlerz Ambition Album.



Having had a private listening session last week, critics came away with only good things to say, hailing this as the Quarter for the Snowman. Rick is also slated to drop his album soon, I'm not gonna take sides, I like both these guys, Ricks impeccable ear for good beats, and Jeezy's lack of pretense and his street appeal.

This track, enlists the JUSTICE League on production(Responsible for a lot of Rozays hits), and T.I goes in over a verse. The passion burns crazy on this cut.

See the tracklist for TM103 Below:


UCT student stable after 5-storey fall


Varisty see's a lot of strange shit happen, when I was in varisty a mate of mine happned to be gliding to the girls residence and fell off the rails and fell 2 floors down, very sad story indeed...wrong! A 20-year-old University of Cape Town student was in a critical, but stable condition on Monday after falling five storeys from a campus residence. More after the jump:

The making of a SLS AMG Roadster Photoshoot [Video]



If you've ever glanced through a new vehicle's official PR photographs and wondered exactly what went into their creation, we have something special for you. Mercedes-Benz has released a quick video detailing the work involved in photographing the company's SLS AMG Roadster.

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Mos Def & Talib Kweli to Reunite in 2012 for New Black Star Album


For those of y'all who grew up listening to some proper Hip Hop, you'll be happy to know that Mos & Kwa are going to be at it again, the fellas are feigning dropping another Black Star album and I'm pretty sure its going to be up to scratch, I was rather disappointed with the follow up to Reflection Eternal which left a lot to be desired, so this better be hot! More after the jump:

Hannibal Buress on David Letterman [Video]



Mr. Buress is one of the fastest rising comics working today. No less of an authority than Chris Rock has singled him out as someone to watch. He has written for “Saturday Night Live” and “30 Rock,” and recently signed a deal with Fox to develop a television show with Jonah Hill. I threw in a little extra footage from his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel after the jump...

Floyd Mayweather gets owned on a radio interview [Audio]




Charlie Sheen, would distance himself from this shit, because this is not winning. First of all he calls in to this radio station, at the behest of 50 Cent. So he can set this Rude Jude guy straight. I think Floyd forgot that this is one of those satelite radio stations, they don't play curteous like your regulated stations. Jude gives harder than Floyd can dish out.

When the question is put to him Floyd has no reason to be ducking this  Pacquiao fight, just as much as he has no reason to be terrorising a small radio station. Well done to Rude Jude for holding his own. Mayweather needs to man up!

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Drake ft. The Weekend - Crew Love [Audio]


Slated as the fourth track off Drake's sophomore album Take Care. The tune finds the OVO general teaming up with fellow Torontonian The Weeknd and is expected to be one quarter of Abel Tesfaye's contribution to the album. Drizzy tells Toronto’s Flow 93.5:

“I automatically thought of the city that I miss so much. This record is just more about the OVOXO movement and just being proud to be from Toronto. When you go outside the city, just be proud.”

Take Care arrives on November 15 and will feature the likes of Rihanna, Stevie Wonder, Nicki Minaj, André 3000, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Kendrick Lamar, and Chantal Kreviazuk.









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Sunday, November 6, 2011

Lana Del Rey - Live in Manchester Ruby Lounge [Video]



Friday night marked the singer's first "official" tour date in Manchester, at the Ruby Lounge. She performed "Blues Jeans" and "Video Games", as well as one heavier song that appears to be new: "Off to the Races".

more after the jump...

MF Doom Lecture at the Red Bull Academy [Video]



Red Bull Music Academy stop in Madrid was on point, Hip hop’s last enigma sits down on the Academy couch to break down the message behind the mask, rap beef behind his different personas and why good things come to those who wait.

This might be way too gully for most of you on a Sunday, but they realyy go through all the shit that I ask myself about some of my favourite artists. As an aside though, "white people be consuming this culture called Hip Hop, while we're caught up on radio friendly raps."

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Gilt Man, Suitably dressed [Video]



A little visual ‘How to ‘ instruction from Gilt Man via the most photographed man in the streetstyle kingdom, Mr Nick Wooster. He offers up straightforward advice for every occasion, well, weddings, interviews, dates and, erm, the weekend. If you like your style of an instructional nature press play. Some of you are walking around and making GQ'S best dressed list, others I'm afraid to say are just looking like staright trash. Head some of this advise and help make the landscape something to behold.

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Made by Hand the Knife Maker [Video]



We meet writer turned knife maker Joel Bukiewicz of Cut Brooklyn. He talks about the human element of craft, and the potential for a skill to mature into an art. And in sharing his story, he alights on the real meaning of handmade—a movement whose riches are measured in people, not cash.

There's nothing more sloppy than a kitchen without a good set of knives, invest good people.

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Saturday, November 5, 2011

21 Jump Street Movie [Trailer]



I don't remember the original t.v series being so comedic, but I think I like the direction they're taking. Revisiting Johnny Depp’s ‘80s TV series, “21 Jump Street”, Jonah Hill and Channing Tattum star as two cops who go undercover as high school students to infiltrate and expose a drug ring. Directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the remake takes on a flighty comedic appeal and also features a guest cameo by Johnny Depp. Ice Cube is killing it as the angry unit manager too. Must say I think i will watch this.

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Pusha T ft. P.Diddy - Changing of the Guard [Audio]




This is the Opener to his 12 track E.P Fear of God 2: Let Us Pray, and he enlists the ad lib king Sean "P.Diddy" Combs, on this cut. This E.P drops November 8.

Pusha T Feat. Diddy - Changing Of The Guards by Pusha T

Pusha and Decon have teamed up with Good Wood NYC or a special edition packaging of his Fear Of God II EP. Vid below...




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The Roots ft. Big K.R.I.T -Make My [Video]




The Legendary Roots crew release the first visuals off the upcoming conceptual album "Undun," due December 6. This December is going to be epic a lot of your favourite artists are relasing heaters for you.

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Friday, November 4, 2011

Rhino vs. Warthog [Video]



I like to be a responsible blogger, so every now and then I'll drop a cautionary video to help you stay out of trouble , because I'm kind like that. It's the weekend after payday weekend for quite a few of you, and you might feel all sorts of invincible with that extra dosh in your pocket. So good in fact, that you'll probably go out get a bit shitfaced and try to hit on as many girls as you can tonight.

Remember my good friends, not every girl is yours, and sometimes you can't eat at the same table as the bigger animals. I'll let the video above illustrate what could potentially happen if you decide to eat at another mans plate, I hope it resonates with you well. This is Afica, don't care how charming and well loved Pumba is.

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Johnie Walker Blue Label Collection


My mind is on all things whiskey at the moment, what with the F.N.B JHB Whiskey Live Festival 2011, kicking off 09-11 November, tickets avail here. Being the man that I am i prepare for these things, and while researching some of the finer whisekys, I stumbled upon this bit of news. After JohnnieWalker Blue announced their new look Blue bottle above, I was glad to see this Blue Label Collection.

Cosfibel and Diageo Reserve create Johnnie Walker’s Blue Label collection in partnership with Porsche Design Studio.This brand new collection created by Johnnie Walker Blue Label in collaboration with Porsche Design Studio features three fine objects and two limited edition—the first for the Duty Free market and the second for bars. More after the jump...

Vans Vault Chukka Bardenas LX


Minimalism has always been a notable characteristic of Vans, and is exemplified by the Chukka Bardenas LX from the brand’s Vault collection. The model trades out its normally suede upper for a more premium leather dressing, making it both a luxurious yet versatile shoe. Available in black and coffee, the Chukka Bardnenas LX can be purchased at Hot Rod.It pains me that these are never available anywhere in South Africa, internet it will have to be.

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Amber Rose responds to Kanye West Concert Mention [Video]



If you follow the blog you'd have seen that last night Kanye West gave a shout out to Amber Rose, at his Philadelphia leg of the Watch The Throne Tour. Basically thanking Philadelphia for making the incredible person that  the track "Runaway," was made for. Amber Rose was promptly hit up by a lot of reporters to get her response.This is what she had to say...

I’ll say this—I didn’t even know about it. This is my 50th interview today and every single person has asked me, and it made me go see what the hell they were talking about, because I don’t keep up on the current events of Kanye. I just don’t look him up. A lot of is just negativity and I don’t like to bring that energy into my life. But I did look at it and he said that, he said um, “When I said that I didn’t like your dress, I was an asshole. When I said that I didn’t like your hair, I was an asshole.” And he was an asshole. He was. I feel like he gets that know, and he’s remorseful about being an asshole to me. But he called me an incredible person, and I take that as an apology. And if it was an apology, I forgive him. For being an asshole. I don’t hold any grudges. I don’t hate him. I want him to find a girl and for him to treat her better than he treated me. The next girl, she doesn’t deserve that. I found pure happiness with Wiz. Why wouldn’t I want that for Kanye? I want everyone to have that, to feel the way I feel about Wiz.
Kanye recently shouted you out when he was on stage in Philly. He basically thanked Philly for making you. What do you think about that?
He thanked Philly for making me?
He said: “To the city of Philly, I want to thank y’all for making the incredible person that this song was made for…”
I think, sometimes, you don’t know what you have until it’s gone! When you do have a beautiful thing and it’s so good and it’s so beautiful, you think it’s always going to be there, you take it for granted. I guess that’s it.



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Friday Links presented by Dora Vergueiro


Her: Video
Twilight Trio get the hand and foot ceremony: justjared
10 habits that help you meet women: askmen
Cricket South Africa now sponsored by cooking oil, the fishy kind: supersport

Schalk Burger named SA Rugby Player of the year: SARU
Tintin shelved because of racism fears: Dailymail
How to make and use a Bulgarian Lifting Bag: artofmanliness

7 ways to break up with her, ewhen you're afraid to: guyism
Cape Town aim for award double whammy: sagoodnews
Hugh Hefner not impressed with Lindsay Lohan spread in Playboy: dlisted

What is it that they feed Brazilian Women? Honestly I have to know.

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Thursday, November 3, 2011

Miguel on 106 & Park [Video]



Miguel Jontel, who now perfoms under the mononym Miguel, dropped in on BET's 106 & Park. This is for those ladies that always complain I never put anything up for them. The next big thing, and I say that because the hipster girls love him and we all know they're the early adaptors of this world, Love them some Miguel. Hers's a chance to get the man behind the music a little better. Don't get too attached though ladies, the man is rumoured to be a womaniser/modeliser of note.

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Kanye West mentions Amber Rose during Philadephia WTT Performance [Video]



Last night during his performance of "Runaway," in Philadelphia. Kanye had some words for Amber Rose. I guess the ball is in your court Wiz Khalifa.

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Lovers discover that they are siblings - Lord,Lord,Lord!


This has got to be some trippy shit! You meet up with a girl in varsity and sparks fly, you knock boots, she gets pregnant, you propose and it turns out she's your fucking sister. More after the jump:


Footballers banned for ass grab



Two Iranian footballers have been suspended indefinitely after one squeezed the other's bottom during a goal celebration. More after the jump:

UFO's spotted in the Free State


I'll be damned, some dude in the Free State says he saw some fireballs in the sky and he refuses to believe that its UFO's, he says there has got to be a better explanation. More after the jump:

Sex workers and hapiness


Every time I've come across as hoe, my guess is that she's doing this for the cash and if she had an alternative she's be pushing some 9 - 5 but boy was I wrong! Turns out hoes are happy turning out tricks for a living. More after the jump:


Aston Martin and Toyota Ceo's swop race cars at the Nurburgring [Video]



The heads of Toyota and Aston Martin share a passion for motorsports and actively race themselves.

It's a relationship helped broker the deal to turn the Toyota iQ into the Aston Martin Cygnet. It's one that has seen not only their teams but they themselves compete against each other in sports car racing. It's also one that only stands to intensify next season in endurance racing when both field LMP1 racers.Toyoda taking to the wheel of the Aston Martin V12 Zagato, and Bez piloting the Lexus LFA.

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Foxy Shazam - I Like It [Video]



First It was Big Sean with the Ass video, now this Cincinatti outfit known as Foxy Shazam, is bringing you an ass filled video for your amusement.I'm just not sure a bunch of white boys singing "that's the biggest black ass that I've ever seen," will go down well Rev. L. Sharpton, or Julius S. Malema, for that matter.

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Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Collar Break




The iconic Converse Chuck Taylor is treated to a heavy, coated canvas upper with a leather collar and pull tab in in this All Star Collar Break model. Featuring boot styling along with a leather ankle patch, it’s finished off with a tonal toecap and thick, waxed laces. The Chuck Taylor All Star Collar Break is available now through Converse online

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Amy Winehouse ft. Nas - Like Smoke [Audio]



We've all heard news of Amy Winehouse' posthumous album release. This single fulfills her wish of collaborating with Nas,produced by Salaam Remi, it's got that retro-soul feel to it which he showcased, on Cee Lo Greens Ladykiller.







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Justin Beiber - Otis Cover [Video]



The Beibs ,sits in on Big Boys show and goes in on the Otis beat. Now I don't know if it's the hater in me, but I don't think that was a freestyle. At the beginning Big Boy says, "you asked for the Otis, the instrumental," and that was a little too smooth. I'm impressed none the less.

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Watch the Throne Behind the Scenes Footage [Video]



Check out some understated behind-the-scenes black and white footage of the Watch the Throne Tour. A concert I wish I could watch, I'm also finding that the more time I spent not listening to this album, the more amazing I find it wehn I do hear something from it.We also get a full shot of the nYeezy 2's in this one. Rest of the vids after the jump...


Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Dad Vomits on himself while riding rollercoaster [Video]



This is an argument we usually have with mates, about having children in your old age, and not being able to do anything fun with them in their childhood. I guess this makes that argument for me. Dad just straight looses his shit after putting up a 40 second fight, his daughter is not impressed when she gets a liitle in her face.

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Wale ft. Jay Cole - Bad Girls Club [Video]



Wale unveils the official video to the J. Cole-assisted summer anthem “Bad Girls Club.” Directed by Rock Jacobs, the video is inspired by the Oxygen reality television which normally focuses on a house of women who often find themselves in controversy or in a club having a good time. Check the teaser for tatts on my arm at the end.

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Woman poses naked inside dead horse


Sometimes these headlines just writes theemselves.

After caring for a 32-year-old horse in declining health, Elizabeth Herrick and her boyfriend Joshua Washburn put it down with a single gunshot from a large calibre rifle.



Once the couple shot and gutted the horse, 21-year-old Elizabeth took off her clothing, climbed inside the carcass and took photos. After posting them online, the couple was met with an avalanche of criticism that lead to a police investigation for animal cruelty.



As well as photos of Elizabeth inside the horse's body, there are many others, one of which appears to depict the couple posing with the animal's heart



The couple's explanation for the photos -- and later eating the animal? According to authorities at the department, the pair wanted to feel "one with the horse" and nature. Detectives ruled no charges would be filed against the pair since nothing they did is technically illegal in the state of Oregon.


Should I just chalk this up to the misadventures of youth, anyway how is this different from Lafy Gaga wearing a meat dress?
catch the uncensored pics here

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