Tag: pop culture

Man channels love of ‘Star Wars’ to preserve memory of late wife

A man walks 600+ miles in a Stormtrooper outfit

Every year, San Diego Comic-Con draws thousands of people together based on a mutual love of all things nerdy — be it superheroes, cartoons, or science fiction. Some of these attendees spend much of their year preparing their costume, but few have a story as heart-wrenching as Stormtrooper Kevin Doyle.   Two years ago, Kevin… Read More

Ban one, ban all: Is removing Confederate flags from displays equivalent to censoring rap music?

The Sean Hannity Show logo

The recent incident in Charleston has motivated several corporations, such as Amazon and Walmart, to pull the Confederate flag from their retail shelves. This action then motivated Sean Hannity, Fox News host, to unleash a rant saying that this decision should move for the removal of rap music from stores as well.   “Can you… Read More

MSNBC blames rap & TV show “Empire” for racist SAE video, #RapAlbumsThatCausedSlavery trends on Twitter

As it turns out, rap music is to blame for racism at the University of Oklahoma.   On Wednesday morning, MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough reported that rap music, like those from rappers Waka Flocka Flame and Jay Z, as well as TV shows like “Empire,” are to blame for the… Read More

6-Year-Old Vine Star Cousin Terio Perpetrates Image of Ballin’ in Lieu of Self-Edification

  Vine is the app to download for laughs all around. The popular smartphone application is becoming widespread over social media with many re-tweets on Twitter and spin-off Facebook fan pages, such as Best of Vines, Daily Vines, and Funny Vines.   Along with the popularity of the six second videos comes the ever more… Read More