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Pastor Carl Day – “God & Money” Parts 1-6 (Video)

I know ya’ll need these words. Don’t ask me how I know but I do. Here’s some righteous game from Pastor Carl Day out of Philly. Follow him on Twitter ~> @PastorCarlDay Read More »

Kevin Hart on The Breakfast Club (Video)

Kevin Hart sits down with The Breakfast Club to discuss Bill Cosby, Bill Maher, Almost becoming a stripper and more. Read More »

Hovain Hylton interviews Sickamore for Fancy: “Best Seat In The House” Episode 6 (Video)

Watch Interscope’s newly minted SVP of A&R and Creative Director dish out words of wisdom far beyond his years. Read More »

Damon Dash – “Record Company Con Game” (Signs Of Robbery) (Video)

During the Hip Hop Motivation Radio Show Kenyatta talks to Dame Dash about his recent business moves before explaining the Record Company Con Game and the Signs Of Robbery. Music by Frost BEATS @frostmoet Edited and filmed by Care @gentlelikeme for more info contact us at ballininfo@gmail.com Tune in Every Thursday on Instagram for live Q&A with Dame @duskopoppington and ... Read More »

Take it slow and do things right (Video)

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Dopamine Decoded: The Five Most Toxic Habits (Part 2)

*Via MillennialMonk.Com* In this installment of the series, I will go through: The 5 most toxic neurothrills we indulge in on a daily basis and what makes them particularly harmful. Actionable advice to help you get started. I will try to keep this post as succinct as possible, while giving you the information you need, in order to critically analyze ... Read More »

Dopamine Decoded: The Key To Discipline (Part 1)

*Via TheMillennialmonk.com* Think back to the days when you were a kid. The world was such an exciting place, full of endless opportunities. Riding your bike, playing basketball outside with your friends–the simplest things kept you entertained for hours on end. Assuming you weren’t married to your video game console, our childhoods are some of the fondest memories we have. Full of ... Read More »

Jades’ Vacation Vibes: “Baecation” (Video)

It’s “Baecation ” season ! I will be listing my TOP 5 favorite places to go along with one wild card place . I also will be giving tips and rules for and on a baecation . While also answering some questions that most people have about baecations from some of my followers !  Twitter : @TheGemJade Instagram : JadeVibes_ Read More »

Paranoid Activity: Prodigy x Rick Ross (Video)

Remember that Prodigy track “Illuminati” off H.N.I.C. Pt. 2? “Illuminati want my mind, soul, and my body,” P raps over a beat by The Alchemist. “Secret society trying to keep their eye on me.” Today MASS APPEAL brings you the premiere episode of Paranoid Activity, a new video series hosted by Prodigy himself. Asking the questions others are afraid to ... Read More »

Dr. Boyce Watkins – Rappers need to stop lying about their wealth (Video)

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#StarInTheMorning: Is Drake Still Having Unprotected Sex In 2017?

STAR IN THE MORNING is the official return of Troi Torain aka STAR to morning radio. The ground-breaking, luminary who inspired generations of free-thinkers via his objective philosophy. Inducted into News Ones Top 20 greatest radio personalities of all time, STAR now re-enters the landscape with a new media model. The new show is being produced by Lawrence “Shampoo” Coward ... Read More »

How To Build Confidence In 10 Steps

*Via EdLatimore.Com*  1) Change your wording. There is no such thing as failure if you actually went for something but the outcome wasn’t what you desired. Yes, you didn’t get what you wanted but you did learn something. If you don’t use what you learn to improve yourself, then you’re a failure. As long as you are improving and learning, ... Read More »

A Guide to Fear Mastery

*Via ZenHabits.Net*  We normally think of fear as something that’s holding us back, or something to be avoided … but what if we could see it as a powerful tool? What if we could master that tool? We’d become masters at life, able to push through fears of rejection, failure, ridicule, and more. Fear is normally like a barrier for ... Read More »

Hovain Hylton interviews Rick Ross for Fancy: “Best Seat In The House” Episode 5 (Video)

The Boss sat down with Hovain and talked everything from his White House visit to the hustle that led up to Everyday I’m Hustlin’. Rozay capped things off with a little reminder for those who crossed him… Subscribe to Best Seat in the House here: http://fancy.to/ytsubscribe Check out more from Fancy here: https://www.fancy.com https://www.twitter.com/fancy https://www.instagram.com/fancy FANCY is the place to ... Read More »

Corey Holcomb and Deray Davis On Jerry Springer (Video)

The internet is an amazing place. Before Corey Holcomb and DeRay Davis took off as some of the most talked about comedians today, they were once guest on the Jerry Springer Show. Thanks to the internet we’ve ran across a clip of the two on a past Springer episode. In the episode both Corey and DeRay play ex-lovers to a ... Read More »

The Once-Homeless Billionaire: My Keys to Success (Video)

John Paul Dejoria, co-founder of John Paul Mitchell Systems and Patron Tequila, is living the American Dream on steroids. He tells Bloomberg the business ethos that fueled his meteoric rise to the top. Video by: Alexandra Dean, Victoria Blackburne-Daniell. Read More »

Stop Fearing Failure (Video)

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Why Does Fear Exist? (By @HowardJayy)

I understand the fear of failure all too well, it eats at me: emotionally, physically, and creatively. It usually ends up at the point where I am unmotivated to put out into the world the ideas I have in my head. Do you know this fear? Sometimes I wonder why I am like this, I believe that my ideas are ... Read More »

Women & Weed …….and a baby?!! (By @AujaBomaye)

What up fammington? I know it’s been such a long time, I’ve missed you so, but I’m here now so hush and let’s discuss, shall we?? Read that title, take a moment to remove your britches from betwixt your uptight ass cheeks, and follow me as I paint this picture for you right quick… January 4, 2017.  Just days after ... Read More »

64,000 Black Women Currently Missing In The U.S. where are they? Uncle Hotep has the answers. (Video)

64,000 Black Women Currently Missing In The U.S. where are they? Uncle Hotep has the answers. Read More »

The Corey Holcomb 5150 Show – 03-14-17 – PSA, Motherhood & Baddies (Video)

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Tariq Nasheed Talks About Racial Extermination, & Long Term Dating vs Marriage (Video)

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Dave Chappelle’s CBS This Morning Interview (Video)

If you’re not staying up tonight to watch his comedy special on Netflix then you’re just not for me. Read More »

On dating, sex, and why we do the things we do (By @TinyySmalls)

The worst lie ever told is that you will have the best sex with someone you love. I often wonder whether the person who said this first was an extremely romantic virgin. Or someone who had just got their heartbroken and needed a poetic way to say, “my new partner is better cause he actually loves me”. But maybe they were simply ... Read More »

The BEST relationship advice EVER (Video)

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Tariq Nasheed exposes Racist White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon’s favorite book

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Gems from Gerard Adams

*Via sartoriano.com* Gerard Adams, co-founder of Elite Daily, which was acquired by the Daily Mail for $50 million in 2015, veered off the traditional route to success, left college early and became a self-made millionaire at the age of 24. Although he made it big, he wanted to fulfill this success and give it meaning. Gerard recently launched a non-profit ... Read More »

A Quick Shot Of Motivation And Self Reflection (By @Quinton_Harris)

You can follow your dreams/create them or you can get stuck in a nothingness pit helping others build their dreams because you were too scared to have faith in the talent God allotted you. God will guide and help you if you put some trust and faith into him, he’s not going to come to you tho, you have to ... Read More »

Dave Chappelle And Chris Rock On Q-Tip’s ABSTRACT RADIO

Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, along with actor Leonardo Dicaprio sat down for an episode of Beats1 Abstract Radio hosted by Q-Tip. Read More »

Make Yourself Her Only Option

*Via RedPill* Premise: Women want to feel tingles. They don’t want to feel guilt or feel dirty. Therefore, the notion that “d!ck is plentiful” for women is only surface level true: yes, when an attractive woman turns 18 she is offered dick everywhere she goes, but women want to feel pride in their choice of d!ck, to be able to ... Read More »

Not Caring What Anyone Thinks Is Damn Near A Superpower

*Via Edlatimore.Com* You’re only as powerful as your darkest secret but you must remember that shame’s power is only in your imagination. It’s not a gun to your head. It’s not your family being held hostage. The only potential victim is your pride. Pride is how the ego holds itself together. Often your ego is a good thing. It is ... Read More »

Hovain Hylton interviews Lenny S for Fancy: Best Seat In The House Episode 4 (Video)

Hovain talks with Lenny S. – Senior Vice President at Roc Nation for “Best Seat In The House”, powered by Fancy. Read More »

Hovain Hylton interviews Jon Wexler for Fancy: Best Seat In The House Episode 3 (Video)

My man Hovain is back with another episode of “Best Seat In The House”. On this episode he gets some gems from the VP of adidas Global Entertainment & Influencer Marketing, Jon Wexler. Read More »

Why Get Out Is the Best Movie Ever Made About American Slavery

*Via Esquire.Com* Jordan Peele’s horror film is about the theft of black bodies—but it isn’t set in the Antebellum South. Get Out is a kind of taut Universal romp, as if Alfred Hitchcock had finally contemplated the existential terror of race. Get Out is really a masterwork of Afrofuturism, the artistic and scientific framework for understanding race as a technology across time and space. ... Read More »

How to Move From Being Inspired to Taking Action

*Via @Due for Medium.Com* The longer I run my business the more I notice that people love being inspired, but taking action is a whole other story. Here’s what I mean. Some of my most popular posts on Instagram have some sort of motivational quote on them, but as soon as I post something with actionable steps no one cares. ... Read More »

Michael Flynn Resigns as National Security Adviser – Uncle Hotep chimes in (Video)

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Ali Shakur: A story about black ignorance (Video)

Make sure you follow Ali Shakur on Twitter ~~~~> @VibeHi Read More »

22 ways to finesse life (By @sartorian0)

Love yourself This is more than hyping yourself is up and believing you’re the shit. It’s about being kind to yourself, trusting yourself, and having patience with yourself Select your thoughts Once I controlled how I thought, I controlled my emotions and my emotions no longer took a hold of my life. Being aware of how you think allows for ... Read More »

Tariq Nasheed Talks About People In London, & Black People Traveling (Video)

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THE CARDINAL RULE OF RELATIONSHIPS

*Via TheRationalMale.Com* In any relationship, the person with the most power is the one who needs the other the least. This is a foundation of any relationship, not just intersexual ones, but family, business, etc. relationships as well. It is a dynamic that is always in effect. For my own well being and that of my family’s, I need my employer more ... Read More »

Maaaannnn F*#k Valentine’s Day

*Via IdiotsWithDegrees.WordPress.Com* Good evening ladies and gents or whatever time of day it happens to be when you’re reading this. Everyone knows what this weekend is and already has plans ready to go. Probably got your reservations made, you flowers and edible arrangements ordered and ready for delivery, or maybe a weekend get away. But, from the title, I’m pretty ... Read More »

Don’t be afraid to take a break (By KevM3) (Video)

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Ali Shakur: Hip Hop Is Not A Culture (Video)

Ali Shakur explains why HIP-HOP is NOT a culture. Read More »

Happiness

*Via no-maam.blogspot.com*  Am I “happy”? – compared to just about every man I know, deliriously happy. “Happy” is not an absolute state, but a relative one. Just think about your friend [who committed suicide after divorce]. Would he be alive today if he had not had that woman in his life? When I go to the dentist and have a horribly ... Read More »

TED x IronwoodStatePrison – Sean Stephenson – The prison of your mind (Video)

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Umar Johnson – Willie Lynch, Black Parents, LBGT and more (Video)

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Hey Fran Hey – How To Make Your Home, Dorm + Office Smell Amazing (Video)

Products used: Geranium – Aura Cacia http://astore.amazon.com/hefrhe-20/de… Jojoba – The Jojoba Company http://astore.amazon.com/hefrhe-20/de… Reeds – http://astore.amazon.com/hefrhe-20/de… Funnel set – http://astore.amazon.com/hefrhe-20/de… Keep in touch! Blog – heyfranhey.com Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/heyfranhey Twitter – https://twitter.com/HeyFranHey Instagram – https://instagram.com/heyfranhey Snapchat – heyfranhey Email – fran@heyfranhey.com Royalty-free music provided by Brook D’Leau FTC – This video is not sponsored Stay healthy! Read More »

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

(If you don’t like reading just close this right now) *Via QZ.Com*  Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I ... Read More »

How to live a healthier lifestyle: 10 easy changes you can make

*Via @jboitnott for Medium.Com* Our hectic, fast-paced lifestyles don’t always lend themselves to making healthy decisions. Studies show that Americans work more than anyone else in the world and that we take less vacation time, work longer days, and retire later. How can we reconstruct our schedules and habits in order to find something more sustainable? The answer lies in small, simple ... Read More »

A Conscious Revolution (By @Sartorian0)

When it comes to politics I usually play the role of observer and pay attention to people’s experiences, suggestions, expectations, and overall feelings towards a situation. All over social media, individuals with opposite and alike stances share their opinions and proudly voice their outlook. I’m lucky enough to be acquainted with people that think like me, but also differently than ... Read More »

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