Three new books on black music history and performance

Black historical documentation and analysis continued to advance rapidly in the 1920s. George Floyd’s departure has been firmly in place as a turning point that ignited public interest and the acquisition of books that disrupt the whitewashing of American history. The history of black music in particular was an area in which scholars, historians, and … Read more

Let’s Kill Blobby Book Cover

The Vanishing Half of Brett Bennett Riverhead A decade ago, when my publisher or Box emailed me to say they had finished covering the cover of my first novel, EvellandThey asked me to prepare for something different. We’ve been going back and forth on a few concepts, including one design with a large respiratory mask … Read more

Kanye West Told Kim Kardashian Her Outfits Made Him ‘So Crazy’

If you’ve followed Kimye over the years, you’ll know that Kanye West’s styling history with Kim Kardashian goes back to 2012—just months after they first met. After apparently telling Kim she’worst styleDuring an old episode of keeping up with the KardashiansKanye (now known as Ye) literally Reworked Her entire wardrobe. This only lasted throughout their … Read more

Mavericks beat Thunder 98-96 in pre-season opener

The Dallas Mavericks defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder with a score 98-96 in the season opener Wednesday night from Tulsa, Oklahoma. If you are not sure where this game is taking place, the live stream was there to guide you. Christian Wood led the Mavericks with 16 points and 13 rebounds. Shoot 7 out of … Read more

Daniel Snyder’s attorney has returned to the House Oversight Committee’s investigation

Lawyers for the Washington leaders told the House Oversight and Reform Committee that the Democratic-led investigation into the workplace of team and franchise owner Daniel Snyder was a “politically inspired job” designed to remove Snyder from the NFL. The assertions were made in a nine-page letter sent Wednesday to Representative Caroline B. Maloney (DNY), the … Read more

A British couple attend a soccer match in Louisiana and become a Cajuns fan

There is one undeniable truth about football: it brings us together. Lafayette is located more than 4,600 miles from Oxfordshire, England. On the surface, the two places couldn’t be more different. Driving on both sides of the road, the weather and the contrast in culture are noticeable. However, the most important aspect that challenges every … Read more

Garth Lagerwey promises a “clear assessment” after disqualification

In some of his most outspoken comments to date, Garth Lagerwey called for a “clear assessment” of each Seattle Sounders Regulation in light of the “unprecedented failure” of the MLS qualifying loss made clear that some change was needed. “It’s been three difficult months,” he said. Saunders Weekly, determining the closing span of games where … Read more