Friday, November 28th, 2014
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#STAYWOKE The Pledge, The Turn & The Prestige vs. Misdirection/Deception

#STAYWOKE The Pledge, The Turn & The Prestige vs. Misdirection/Deception

The decision from the grand jury in the Ferguson case is coming down soon and it’s pretty much a bygone conclusion that there will be no conviction forthcoming. In the past 105 days since the murder of Michael Brown there hasn’t been any rioting in Ferguson, MO even though the authorities in Missouri have gone [...]

November 24, 2014 Dart Adams KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

SHExists: Street Harassment Exists

SHExists: Street Harassment Exists

Imagine this scenario, you’re walking down your block and two cops start yelling, “Hey you!” from across the street. You take a second to look, but ignore it because they probably weren’t addressing you and continue on your way until they approach you. “Where are you going tonight? What are you doing?,” they ask with [...]

October 30, 2014 KBB Staff Pulpit, The Cuffington Post 0

#STAYWOKE PSA: The “Friend Zone” Doesn’t Actually Exist…

#STAYWOKE PSA: The “Friend Zone” Doesn’t Actually Exist…

Few things make me more frustrated with humanity in general like misinformation does. When people don’t understand something but profess to be experts in a particular field it’s extremely dangerous because they proceed to spread erroneous information in the guise of facts like a virus. Said virus spreads via social media in real time and [...]

October 29, 2014 Dart Adams Stay Woke, The Cuffington Post 0

#CheyGotKicks: 5 Reasons I Already Love the Pharrell x Adidas #SuperColor Collab

#CheyGotKicks: 5 Reasons I Already Love the Pharrell x Adidas #SuperColor Collab

Adidas is on fire lately with their new partnerships. Just at the end of last year they brought on Kanye West. Earlier this year, they signed Pharrell onto their team to help with design. Everybody knew how great of a decision this was for the company as Pharrell is an important tastemaker to influence pop [...]

October 23, 2014 Cheyauna Potter Chey Got Kicks 0

#STAYWOKE: The Low Cost Of Quality Journalism & Other Random Sh*t I’m Currently Angry About…

#STAYWOKE: The Low Cost Of Quality Journalism & Other Random Sh*t I’m Currently Angry About…

I’m currently contemplating quitting online writing for the fiftyeleventh time in the past year or so. I’m just sick of the okeydoke, disappointments, lies, swiftly declining quality of journalism as well as how hard it is to not only find someone willing to pay you to write something but also how hard it is to [...]

October 14, 2014 Dart Adams Stay Woke 0

#CheyGotKicks Sneaker Tips: How to Restore Yellowed Soles

#CheyGotKicks Sneaker Tips: How to Restore Yellowed Soles

Whether you’ve ignored my advice in my Winter Weather shoe care post or you just have a super old pair of Jays that once featured a glowing icy blue sole, I’ve got the details to revive those yellow-bottomed suckers. There’s a few options and products out there for you to clear up your yellow soles [...]

October 13, 2014 Cheyauna Potter Chey Got Kicks, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

#STAYWOKE: Why “Survivor’s Remorse” Is An Even Bigger Deal Than Anyone Realizes

#STAYWOKE: Why “Survivor’s Remorse” Is An Even Bigger Deal Than Anyone Realizes

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October 3, 2014 Dart Adams Stay Woke 0

Future Sounds: What Makes Banks So Special? + FS Vol. 4

Future Sounds: What Makes Banks So Special? + FS Vol. 4

Unlike your cinnamon apple, Future Sounds is back for good! After taking some time off to travel and discover a lot of new music, I am back to share some of my findings. The rise of the  future r&b genre (sometimes referred to as r&bass or the sad boys soundtrack) has been pretty exciting to [...]

October 3, 2014 malcolm j gray Future Sounds, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

#STAYWOKE PSA: No One’s Brand Is Bigger Than Hip-Hop, Rap Or Journalism

#STAYWOKE PSA: No One’s Brand Is Bigger Than Hip-Hop, Rap Or Journalism

Let this edition of #STAYWOKE serve as a public service announcement to every rapper, manager, producer, vocalist, songwriter, artist, writer or creative in general. I do not and will not tolerate anyone attempting to intimidate, coerce or try to use our relationship or friendship as a means to get me to compromise my integrity as [...]

September 19, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

Learn Your Way Around Returns & Warranties

Learn Your Way Around Returns & Warranties

Have you bought something recently, and it broke immediately? Knowing a few key Massachusetts laws can help you get the most out of your products, and more importantly, get what you paid for.  The first thing to understand is Massachusetts return policy laws.  Massachusetts requires that a merchant clearly and conspicuously disclose the store’s refund, [...]

September 18, 2014 Law Gang 99 Problems, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0