Black Girl Lost: An Existentialist Journey Through An American Ghetto

  Donald Goines lacked the education and literary pedigree to write as eloquently as the likes of Cormac McCarthy or Toni Morrison, and while other American writers of his generation were brought up on Steinbeck and Faulkner, Goines was brought up on Iceberg Slim.  Drawing on his own experience, though, Goines was able to write as van Gogh painted, […]

Five Of The Most Unintentionally Awkward Music Videos Ever

  In August of 1981, MTV played its first music video, The Buggles “Video Killed the Radio Star”, helping to usher in a new generation of music fans and drastically changing the ways in which musicians promoted their music.  Videos were now an expectation for musicians, and served as a commercial of sorts for whatever […]