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DJ Paul of Three 6 Mafia is starting a line of BBQ sauce expanding his brand beyond the music. He must like that southern cooking.
RIP Trayvon Martin. The family of the 17-year-old high school junior is calling on the FBI to investigate the senseless shooting in Florida.
"What I discovered was the mischaracterization and wack deconstruction of ‘Black Twitter.’ It reinforced what people think about black people."
— Kimberly Ellis, commonly known as Dr. Goddess, talking false characterizations of Black Twitter in the media and its holistically positive influence from SXSW 2012: The Power of Black Twitter
"…across the world, what those comedians are saying is revolutionary magic."
Baratunde Thurston, on finding clarity, trust and truth in a connected world from SXSW 2012: Baratunde Thurston Delivers Keynote On Power Of Satire
For the past few days social media feeds have been erupting with “Stop Kony” messages, videos, and photos. Monday’s 30-minute YouTube film on the Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony went viral with over 50 million views.
"We have never had a conscience clause for insurance companies..A lot of them don’t have any consciences."
— Sen. Barbara Boxer [D- Calif], from Senate Denies GOP Bill Opposing Obama’s Birth Control Policy
"We have something you really have to see. And touch."
Apple, in email invitations sent 2/28/12 to an event on March 7th, which we predict will be the announcement of the new, highly-coveted iPad 3.