Gucci Mane, Lemme Holla Atcha

B, what the eff is up? You know you fucked up, right? Being an old school cat, a true New York dude, Brooklyn to the bone, I put a lot on the line giving you a big co-sign on the Daily Math.  My credibility took a major hit, my peoples now questioning my tastes in [...]

Combat Jack Joins XXL

Remember when I told ya’ll recently how I had an announcement to make? This isn’t it. Real talk, an unexpected opportunity came my way, a pretty big one too. Something that I had been planning for for a while. Entertainment related. Media related. Mad exposure. A bigger platform to support the Daily Math. Well, a [...]

What More Can I Say? (Daily Math Remix)

(Are you not entertained?) (Are..you..not..entertained?) (Is this not why you’re here?) Uh, Uh, Huh Turn the music up Don’t Turn me down Daily Math…Lets go get ‘em again This time it’s for the money my bloggers Brooklyn stand up! [Verse One] There’s never been a blogger this good for this long This geek Or this [...]

Letters From The Front Lines- Veterans Day Edition

Previously: 1, 2 My boy Gabe continuously checks in to let me know he’s alive and well in Afghanistan. It’s good to know, especially with the increasing news of death coming out in the news of late. To commemorate Veterans Day and as a salutes to all of our troops who bravely risk their lives [...]

Good Wood Sunday

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UMN8gQC0Y8 Good friend Marcus Troy shot this piece a coupla weeks back. When he put me on to the good people at Good Wood NYC, I went ham tryna get one’a these Jesus pieces for myself. Marcus and Joe La Puma over at Complex made the call and I ended up getting a piece myself. [...]

The Reason Why Mos Def Is Wack…

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4SQ8QBJUaI … is because ever since he dropped the classic “Black On Both Sides” album way back when, dude has refused to deliver a full album containing the spittage he’s capable of easily hock tooing like how he does on this clip aired last week on BET’s Hip Hop Awards show. A cypher featuring rap [...]

Lil' Wayne, Stay Strapped Lil' Homie.

You may have already heard how Lil’ Wayne (Dwayne Carter) just plead guilty for possession of a loaded 9mm firearm two years ago while on his tour bus in New York City. He gets sentenced this Friday and is looking at anywhere form an 8 month to 1 year bid. Damn. Here’s hoping the Lil’ [...]

Can't Truss The H1N1!

Not a conspiracy theorist, but I just can’t truss ‘em. I have four kids. All of them were born naturally, with no types of drugs and machines. My last, a daughter, was birthed at home with the assistance of a mid-wife. Gotta give wifey props for pushing out going in with no pain killers and [...]

Letters From The Front Lines

Remember my homie Gabe? Dude enlisted in Uncle Sam’s army and is currently stationed in Afghanistan. He’s been sending me some dope letters as to what the real deal Holyfield is. To play my part in ridding the world in our bull shit righteous war against terrorism, and to sincerely support our troops, I present [...]

You Don’t Like Gucci?

No payment of monies or any other types of Payola was received in the writing of this post. Neither did I. First heard of Gucci Mane a coupla years ago when he did that song “Icy” with Young Jeezy. That song was so bad I think I threw up in my mouth the first time [...]

Welcome Back Shyne Po

Jamal Barrow, p/k/a Shyne comes home today. After nearly nine years of incarceration for his party in a shooting at a Manhattan night club in 1999, Shyne is finally set for release. Welcome back my dude. Live your life to the fullest! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BeTqapowAU UPDATE: Shyne remains in custody due to immigration status. Uncle Sam still [...]

R.I.P. Mr. Magic

“I WANT TO SEND OUT THE UTMOST RESPECT AND CONDOLENCES TO THE MEMORY OF JOHN RIVAS—-aka MR. MAGIC HE PASSED AWAY THIS MORNING OF A HEART ATTACK….. TRUE HIP HOP HEADS KNOW THAT HIS HISTORY IS SO LONG DUE TO HIM BEING THE FIRST RAP MIXSHOW TO EVER BE ON COMMERCIAL RADIO ON NEW YORK’S [...]

Bad Boy Is Dead, Long Live Bad Boy

One of the ugliest logos in history managed to change history. Hadn’t had contact with my peoples from Bad Boy in like months. Hit ‘em on the email yesterday afternoon, me wanting to reminisce, joke with them about some funny shit we saw back in the early nineties, she hit me back on the Blackberry [...]

The Real Architect of the Matrix – Part2

School’s in session, internets. In the first installment of the Real Architect of the Matrix (It’s been a minute, hasn’t it?), we met Edward Bernays: Sigmund Freud’s nephew and the father of Public Relations in the epic BBC documentary series: The Century of the Self. Today’s  episode, called The Engineering of Consent, takes a look [...]

CJ Cinema: Shock Corridor

Only thing during the work week worser than a Wednesday is a Tuesday. I felt compelled to dig into my stash until I found something I thought you might enjoy. I decided to lend it to you, let ya’ll hold it for a minute. [||]. A clip from one of the dopest cult underground flicks [...]