Archive for November, 2009

The Label(s)


Inspirational Movie: Chasing Amy Inspirational Song: Little Red Corvette by Prince Louis Vuitton was the first brand with a logo. Ralph Lauren Polo is the quintessential American Label. Prada began as a leather goods company that only produced small leather goods. There are rumors that Hugo Boss provided the uniforms for the Third Reich. Labels. […]

Inspirational Movies: Love Jones & Closer Inspirational Song: Goodbye Love by Guy Line: “I mean, all of these people running around here jumping, skipping, falling in love…falling in love ain’t shit. Somebody talk to me, please, about how to stay there”–Savon, Love Jones Line(s): Dan: You think love is simple. You think the heart is […]

Feel That


Inspirational Movies: Highlander, Lethal Weapon 4 “Your Love Ain’t like mine” A few weeks ago, The Champ on verysmartbrothas asked me to define Love. I could not. I replied that there was no one definition, no clear understanding of what love is. There is no one model of love either. One model does not supercede […]

(This is the finale for the Vegas series. I was there for another night, but it was uneventful as I was there alone. I know each post was lengthy and I took awhile to finish, but I wanted to be as descriptive and authentic as I could be. I will be back to ‘normal’ blogs […]

I’m exhausted. Part of the exhaustion has to do with the massage, the other aspect is the drinking and running around. I’m hurting. It feels like I just finished playing 10 games of 5 on 5 full court. I look at the clock: 11:06 a.m. I am about to miss the checkout time. I call […]