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Nike Air Max 93 OG “Menthol”
By June 15, 2014
Nike Air Max 93 OG “Menthol”

Via Hypebeast: Nike‘s Nike Air Max 93 returns this summer in OG form with the reissue of the silhouette’s classic “Menthol” colorway. Like the original, this 2014 retro of the early ’90s trainer boasts a black and white upper of leather, mesh, nubuck, and neoprene as “Menthol” accents hit the branding, heel, and visible Max […]

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
By June 3, 2014
Video: Lupe Fiasco Talks About Partnering with USA Soccer for the World Cup

Lupe Fiasco joins America’s Pregame to talk Clint Dempsey, partnering with USA Soccer and more.

Posted in: Culture, Sports
By June 2, 2014
Video: Wiz Khalifa Soundtracks the New Mortal Kombat Videogame Trailer

Fueled by next-gen technology, Mortal Kombat X combines unparalleled, cinematic presentation with dynamic gameplay to create an unprecedented Kombat experience. Featuring an original track by Wiz Khalifa titled “Can’t Be Stopped.”

Posted in: Culture, Tech
By June 1, 2014
Video: Watch Chance The Rapper Throw Out the First Pitch at the White Sox Game

Following the mess that was 50 Cent at the Mets game, Chance The Rapper throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the White Sox game against the Padres. Not brilliant, but you can’t get much worse than 50. Love the celebration following the pitch! Ha!

Posted in: Culture, Sports
By May 28, 2014
Video: Bentley Releases Official Teaser Video for Hip Hop’s New Favorite SUV:

The coming months will see the refinement of a car that has been two years in the making. A vehicle designed from the outset to take luxury to new heights — and change forever the way the world sees the SUV. Who will be the first to own one in hip hop?

Posted in: Culture, Tech
Official Look: Nike Air Tech Challenge II “French Open”
By May 28, 2014
Official Look: Nike Air Tech Challenge II “French Open”

Via Hypebeast: Continuing its Grand Slam-inspired Air Tech Challenge II releases, Nike has unveiled this “French Open” colorway of the classic tennis shoe. Taking cues from the wild outfit that Andre Agassi wore in the 1990 French Open final, this shoe features a red stripe graphic against a black and white gradient panel on the […]

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
Video: Let’s All Make Fun of 50 Cent’s First Pitch at the Mets Game:
By May 27, 2014
Video: Let’s All Make Fun of 50 Cent’s First Pitch at the Mets Game:

Ego check for Curtis. He’ll inevitably be mercilessly made fun of. Knowing 50 Cent, I foresee him trying to twist this event to make it seem like he did it on purpose. We don’t believe you, 50.

Posted in: Comedy, Sports
By May 27, 2014
Video: Watch The Most Entertaining Game of Thrones Recap You’ll Ever See with Seth Rogen and Snoop Dogg Recap

The one and only Seth Rogen joins Nemo Hoes at the GGN desk to get us caught up with Game of Thrones. SPOILER ALERT ubitchu!!! Stay tuned for the FULL Seth Rogen interview in a few weeks.

Posted in: TV/Film
New Look at the 2014 Jordan ‘Columbia’ XI Retro
By May 26, 2014
New Look at the 2014 Jordan ‘Columbia’ XI Retro

Via KATC: After getting a couple of scattered glimpses of this year’s Christmas Air Jordan 11 Retro release, we finally have a nice clear and detailed picture of the Air Jordan 11 Retro “Legend Blue”. As we can see from the picture, the “Legend Blue” Air Jordan 11 Retro is a close cousin to the […]

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Here’s Your First Alleged Look at the Nike LeBron XII Flagship Shoe
By May 23, 2014
Here’s Your First Alleged Look at the Nike LeBron XII Flagship Shoe

***Updated with new pic. Yes yes – your first [alleged] look at the upcoming LeBron XII flagship sneaker, which will kick off next year’s NBA season. It looks as though it will be a one-piece upper that utilizes zoom air. May not be a finished product, but look out for more photos soon.

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Lupe Fiasco and Futura Join US Soccer Campaign for 2014 FIFA World Cup
By May 21, 2014
Lupe Fiasco and Futura Join US Soccer Campaign for 2014 FIFA World Cup

Via Hypebeast: U.S. Soccer has announced Lupe Fiasco and Futura as Music Director and Artistic Director, respectively, for the United States men’s team’s FIFA World Cup campaign this year. In his new role, Lupe Fiasco will be responsible for creating Spotify playlists with his DJ group SNDCLSH, handling in-game music programming during the Send-Off series, […]

Posted in: Sports
By May 20, 2014
Video: Kanye West Calls Out Kid for Having Him Sign Fake Yeezy 2 Sneakers

“These are not real, though.” L x 1000.

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
Get Patriotic with these New Chucks from Converse:
By May 20, 2014
Get Patriotic with these New Chucks from Converse:

Kind of digging these for some reason. Per Hypebeast: Pairing an all-over stars pattern on the left shoe with a red and white bars pattern on the right, the mismatched kicks are a nice alternative to the usual high-top Chucks. Complete with three sets of laces and antique nickel eyelets, the Chuck Taylor All Star […]

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
By May 18, 2014
Video: Of Course Saturday Night Live Covered the Jay Z, Beyonce, Solange Elevator Fight

Why wouldn’t they cover the biggest pop culture item of the week?

Posted in: Comedy, Culture