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free spirit

Sorry, You’re Not Really A “Free Spirit”

Free Spirit Nowadays, many people consider themselves “free spirits“. They aren’t “hipsters” who claim to love things “before they were cool,” and flood their wardrobes with the wares of thrift store sprees. No, the people I’m talking about claim a particular mindset, a particular way of thinking.   Most would...

Marcus Smart

Marcus Smart: It’s All F*cked Up Now

Marcus Smart Marcus Smart was a McDonald’s All-American and the number one rated point guard nationally in his high school class. He enrolled at Oklahoma State where he led the Cowboys to an NCAA tournament berth with a 24–8 record, averaging 15.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 4.2 assists per game...

True Detective

True Detective: Tune In To Sensational Please

People, including my friends, are skeptical when it comes to introduction of new books, movies, television etc. While I don’t know much about scripted television, I do watch a lot of it. Airing Sundays at 9 p.m. on HBO, True Detective is a slow cooker. That’s probably not the most...

Michael Sam

Here Are 5 Important Reasons That Michael Sam Matters

University of Missouri defensive end, Michael Sam, announced to his teammates last fall that he was gay. Sam went on to become the co-SEC defensive player of the year and a First Team All-American. Most of the world is finding out Michael Sam is openly gay today, and, as expected, the...

Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Secrets: Let’s Get Cliche

Unless you’ve been living in a hole, you’re probably well aware of that Valentine’s Day is this week. It’s the one inescapable day out of the year that pressures you to celebrate your love for another poor sap, because the other 364 days just don’t seem appropriate to do so....

boys

Looks Like We Need More 12 O’Clock Boys In The World

Lotfy Nathan’s documentary, 12 O’clock Boys, offers an unflinching look at bike life in the inner city through the eyes of Pug, a pre-teen enchanted by the allure of the adrenalin-fueled defiance that encompasses the bike boy life. Over the course of three years, Nathan tracks Pug and the 12 O’clock...

State of the Union

This Is The 2014 State Of The Union Address

State of the Union Address replay State of the Union fact check State of the Union We have our highest graduation rate in three decades. There have been eight million new jobs created over the past four years, and we currently have the lowest unemployment rate in 5 years. We...

yeezus

The Breeze: What Happened To Yeezus?

Killing The Breeze dissects Kanye’s Yeezus. We go through all ten tracks offering strong opinions on both the work and the man himself. Courtesy of Wikipedia: Yeezus Yeezus is the sixth studio album by American hip hop recording artist and producer, Kanye West. It was released on June 18, 2013...

Nice Guys

Why Do Nice Guys Always Finish Last?

You’ve heard the term, “nice guys finish last,” right? Of course you have. It’s the motto for the single, and probably best group of guys out there. The guys I’m talking about literally have nothing wrong with them. They’re generally attractive, funny, and smart, pretty much what any logical person...