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The Breeze: How To Make Sense of Control

  TV personality Nadeska Alexis breaks down the fall-out from Kendrick Lamar’s controversial verse with KTB.     Courtesy of XXL:   Control It was the verse that woke up the rap game and made everyone start looking around and eyeing each other uncomfortably; King Kendrick, still on the ascent...

Why Names That Are Weird or Unique are Hated On

  Names, how many of us have them? (All of us.) A big pet peeve of mine is when people get all hot and bothered over what people should name their children. I’ve heard people say eccentric names are akin to child abuse. Really, people? Because if you think about...

Is “Gluten-Free” An Authentic Diet Or A Fad?

The term “gluten-free” has swept the nation as the new healthy fix. “Gluten-free” has been tossed around the media, become a new staple in many celebrity diets, and has somehow worked its way into the jumble of weight loss remedy fads. This is the silliest trend I have seen in...

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The Breeze: What Is It That Will Make It News?

  Are Beyonce’s hair, Trayvon Martin, Johnny Manziel, and the adventures of Maclee all news?     Courtesy of The National Center for Fair and Open Testing:   Experts agree that defining news can be a difficult task. Most journalists agree that the following eight elements make up what is...

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The Breeze: Asher Conniff Will Make You Believe

  Our discussion with professional poker player Asher Conniff and a discussion of race and politics in Trayvon’s America with a KTB moderated panel that Asher joins as well.     Courtesy of rt.com:   The card game of poker has been officially accepted by the International Mind Sports Association...