Suicide Squad Character Profile: Will Smith as Deadshot
“Don’t forget. We’re the bad guys.” – Deadshot Will Smith knows a thing or two about playing a superhero on screen (see Hancock). In the new film, Suicide Squad, Smith switches sides and takes on the role of supervillain Deadshot, the world’s deadliest and most accurate marksman. To help... Read more
Freedom Over Texas is a Showcase for Great Music
Every year, Houston holds a huge 4th of July Celebration called Freedom Over Texas. In addition to honoring Independence Day, the event showcases many talented musical acts. This year, headliners The Suffers, Eli Young Band, and Darius Rucker rocked the main stage, but there were several amazing artists on the... Read more
5 Indie Artists You Should Hear – July 2016
Jazz Singer, Suraiye, Performs “My Funny Valentine”
You may remember Suraiye from our 5 Indie Artists You Should Hear series. She is a classically trained jazz singer who is equally adept in the genres of R&B and soul. In this video, Suraiye goes back to her jazz roots and delivers an outstanding live performance of “My Funny Valentine.” Tweet us @mochamanstyle... Read more
Maxwell Returns to the Spotlight with an Incredible Performance of “Lake by the Ocean”
Fresh off an incredible tribute to Prince at the BET Awards, Maxwell took the stage on Jimmy Kimmel Live to perform his new single “Lake by the Ocean” (not to be confused with DNCE’s “Cake by the Ocean”). The song is from his new album blackSUMMERS’night, the second in... Read more
The Africa Channel Honors the Legacy of Nelson Mandela with Ubuntu Awards
For the tech-savvy among us, the word Ubuntu conjures up thoughts of a Linux based operating system. However this word has a deeper meaning and philosophy. Ubuntu is a Nguni Bantu term roughly translating to “human kindness” or “humanity towards others.” The word is often used in a more philosophical sense to... Read more
Killerspin Helps You and Your Family to UnPlugNPlay
This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. Getting kids off the couch during summer vacation can be a challenge. With instant access to cell phones, gaming systems, PCs, and Netflix, they could spend the entire summer staring at screens. My kids are no different. Their optimal... Read more
“Lenny Cooke” Tells the Heartbreaking Story of the NBA Prospect who Ranked Above Lebron James
In 2001, Lenny Cooke was the most hyped high school basketball player in the country, ranked above future greats LeBron James, Amar’e Stoudemire, and Carmelo Anthony. Sadly, this outstanding athlete never played a minute in the NBA. After declaring himself eligible for the 2002 NBA draft, Cooke, shockingly, ended... Read more
Comicpalooza, the Largest Comic-Con in Houston, Will be Held July 17-19, 2016
Since it’s beginnings in the lobby of the Alamo Drafthouse Theater in July of 2008, Comicpalooza’s goal has been to help local comic creators reach the media and the public. Over the years, it has grown into a multi-genre, comic book, science fiction, anime, gaming, and pop culture convention. I’ve been attending the... Read more
BMW Designworks Collaborates with ZTE to Create the Luxurious AXON 7
BWM has a long legacy of designing beautiful vehicles. In 1995, the automaker expanded their design expertise to other areas by purchasing Designworks, a design firm that has provided creative consulting services to clients such as Rolls Royce, HP, Microsoft, Corsair, Coca Cola, Embraer, and Singapore Airlines. Their latest... Read more