My Life: 1980s Levis vs. 2010s Skinny Jeans

I am speaking out my thoughts on how Millennials feel about their “Skinny Jeans” being no different than Gen Xers and Baby Boomers “regular fit” Levis, Lee’s, and Wrangler’s lol. I say NO! The difference is that WE maintained our masculinity. Nowadays, the masculinity is completely sacrificed…in every sense of that statement.

Monumental Murals of Biggie and ODB

I visited two of the many murals throughout NYC dedicated to the late great emcees Biggie Smalls and Old Dirty Bastard (O.D.B.). Smalls was born in 1972 and died in 1997. According to, artists Naoufal “Rocko” Alaoui and Scott “Zimer” Zimmerman created the Smalls BedStuy mural in 2015 to pay homage to the legendary […]

Black Lives Matter Take Over Union Square

A massive Black Lives Matter rally took place on July 7, 2016, at 14 Street and Union Square in Manhattan. Cops had the surrounding streets blocked off. One sign stated the KKK ¬†are the police and another one listed recent victims such as Minnesota resident Philando Castile. The showing was strong and diverse, though more […]