Articles by: Tramon Lucas

What A Waste of our Time

What A Waste of our Time

By Maliik ObeeThe idea of a collective work from the likes of Drake & Future is a big deal for the hip-hop world. Canada’s Drake currently has a stronghold on the rap industry; couple four platinum albums with a slew of Billboard hits, and you have one of the most consistent artists of the last decade. Atlanta artist Future has an impressive resume of his own since his introduction to the world in 2011. Ironically, his first radio hit “Tony Montana” featured an assist from Drake that propelled him into a household name. Future has several chart-topping hits and solid […]

by Maliik Obee · September 22, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, HIP HOP, MUSIC
Morgan State Professor Stanley Nelson talking to viewers at Charles Theatre

Shooting threat clears screening of Morgan professor’s documentary

The threat of a possible shooting, delivered via social media, caused the evacuation of the screening of a documentary directed by a Morgan State University professor Saturday. . The Baltimore Sun reported that a threat was made via Twitter to the New York distributors responsible for the “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution” documentary and notified theater owner Buzz Cusack. Cusack told the Sun that the theatre was cleared around 1 p.m. Award-winning filmmaker and Morgan State professor Stanley Nelson, the film’s director, was to give a Q&A after the 1:15 p.m. showing. Besides Nelson, a number of Morgan […]

by · September 21, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS IN BRIEF
Gridiron Time: NFL 2015-2016 Preview

Gridiron Time: NFL 2015-2016 Preview

It’s the time of the year football fans salivate over. Families gather around the television to root for their favorite team, in hopes of winning a championship. As teams prepare to take a shot at participating in the league’s 50th Super Bowl, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to get past the negative press of the last year. The Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots have been on the hot seat since last season’s AFC Championship against the Indianapolis Colts. Better known as “Deflate Gate” the Patriots where accused of underinflating their game balls. Quarterback Tom Brady was initially suspended four […]

by · September 10, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · PROFESSIONAL, SPORTS
Madden 16 video game cover

A Big Catch: Madden 16 Review

As technology continues to evolve, video game designers push the envelope of realism. When it comes to our sports games, we want authenticity. That means virtual reality versions of the players we know and love that look and perform like their real-life counterparts. The Madden series has managed to stay popular since its first release in 1988. Developer EA Sports has sold more than 100 million copies of the yearly series, generating over $4 billion in revenue. According to Forbes Magazine, Madden 15 was the second best-selling game of 2014. Despite the high sales and popularity, many hardcore fans feel […]

by · September 10, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · PROFESSIONAL, SPORTS