If you haven’t read by now, Universal FanCon, the Baltimore fandom event dedicated to diversity, has been, “postponed” and the chances of it happening are very low. The event posted a statement on their website stating that they were, “working diligently to come up with solutions” and the reason behind the postponement is because they … Continue reading WICOMICON Pop-Up 2018 and more Amazing Events to Attend in the Midst of #FANCONFALLOUT
Diversity is a long overdue but hot button topic in todays popular culture. Film, television, comics, animation and the beauty industry have all tried their hands at inclusion, some manage well while most struggle to hit the mark. The fandom industry, unconventional yet lucrative, is no different; often times missing opportunities to showcase diverse creators and talent. … Continue reading Get Your Tickets Now for Universal FanCon: A Fandom Convention Dedicated to Inclusion and Representation!
The trailer for the dark comedy/ sci-fi fantasy, Sorry to Bother You, has been released and telemarketing has never looked cooler. The film follows Oakland native, Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) as he enters the world of telemarketing in a alternative universe. After he's advised to use his "white person" voice for the job by his co-worker (Danny … Continue reading Code Switching 101: New Trailer Released for, “Sorry to Bother You” Starring Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson
Dope lyrics, dope acting, and now a dope podcast can be added to the long list of talents from Joey Badass. In January, Joey announced he would have his own podcast entitled, 47 Minutes, which would run exclusively on Tidal. With the announcement, he tweeted, "RT if you’ll tune in to hear me talk about shit … Continue reading Vince Staples and Styles P Join Joey Badass on the Premiere of his podcast, “47 Minutes”.
Happy Black History Month! Below you will find events scheduled to take place in the Baltimore area in honor of African American history and culture. Film screenings, concerts, galleries and more will educate and celebrate the past and present of black history around the city. Be sure to subscribe to the various organizations listed to … Continue reading 10 Events to Attend in Baltimore to Celebrate Black History Month
As we know, Kaepernick risked his NFL career in 2016 after kneeling during the national anthem. People with common sense who actually care about the welfare of the black community understood why he was protesting but the rest of racist white America did not including the NFL owners and coaches who have still not signed … Continue reading Colin Kaepernick Completes One Million Dollar Pledge With Help From Some Celebrity Friends
Yesterday, Tyler, the Creator stated on twitter that he’s not, “into the idea of interviews anymore cause theyre ugly and.....i rather do it myself ya know”. Taking matters into his own hands and his own YouTube page, Tyler sat down with writer, actor, and creator of The Carmichael Show, Jerrod Carmichael to discuss his fifth … Continue reading Tyler, the Creator and Jerrod Carmichael Discuss Flower Boy in New Interview