Daily Archives: September 6, 2018

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LeBron James Unveils New Nike Sneaker Designed By 3 Black Women

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NBA superstar LeBron James debuted his latest Nike collaboration Tuesday night, revealing that they were inspired and designed by African American women. The sneakers were unveiled at Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) style awards and fashion show, an annual event that celebrates people of color in fashion and empowers minority designers with a platform to showcase their collections during New York Fashion Week. This year, the event was sponsored by Nike and held at the illustrious Capitale in lower Manhattan. Continue reading

New Music on BTN Soundcloud Player (09.07.18) >>> Warchild: “My Homies” ft Bear Grizzly

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New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Chicago artist Warchild.  His new single “My Homies” is produced by DJ RO and features Bear Grizzly. To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the left side of the page. Mobile users go to the bottom of the page or click the artwork above.  

Sorry Joe Budden: You Are Not Better than Eminem

By: Jarrod Horton

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Recently Joe Budden got on his podcast and responded to being on Eminem’s list of people that was dissed on his latest album. To his credit, Joe made a lot of valid points that I agree with. He said that Em doesn’t rap with that much content, which I concur. He said that Em is using name dropping to maintain his relevancy; something else that is probably true. He basically explained how Eminem is basically holding on to dear life in this new era of Hip Hop. Continue reading

NFL will Allow People to Watch Games Online Without Cable Subscription this Season

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In a move to increase it’s declining viewership, the NFL will allow people to watch games online subscription free. “If you don’t get to that younger demographic, who aren’t conditioned to go to the television, you do run the risk of losing them,” said NFL’s business and media officer Brian Rolapp. Amazon will provide 11 Thursday night games for free on its Twitch app or on its Prime Video app with a $119-a-year Prime subscription. In addition to that, subscription-free games will be available on the NFL app, Yahoo Sports, Tumblr and AOL apps in the United States. You can also get it iPhones, iPads, and on Safari web browser. To read more about this story click here.

Obamacare Still in Limbo

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No immediate ruling has been made to eliminate the Affordable Care Act also known as Obamacare. Following a four hour hearing, U.S District Judge Reed O’ Connor did not make a judgment concerning the matter. President Trump and the GOP party has not been in favor of the ACA and has called it’s injunction unconstitutional. The law instituted by the Obama administration provides health care for 20 million Americans. To read more about this story click here.