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Oct 19, 2014

Zezao’s “flops” flip the script

Hailing from Sao Paulo, Brazil, artist Zezao got into street art in the early 90’s when kids world wide were being indoctrinated into graffiti after watching flicks like Style Wars, and Wild Style. Zezao’s blue abstract monochromatic symbols, or “flops” as he calls them, c…

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Oct 19, 2014

BRAAINZZ - oops.

Oct 19, 2014

Around The Way 10-18-2014

Democracy Now headlines 10-17-2014 [Democracy Now] How the Florida Governor’s debate became #Fangate. [NPR] Daily Show With Jon Stewart – Democalypse 2014 – The Last Perspiration of Crist Florida man gets life in prison in loud music killing. [Yahoo] Teenager’s…

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On The Scope 10-18-2014

DJ Quik The Midnight Life stream DJ Quik Talks Evolution of Music Scene, West Coast Artists and Performs Live on Sway In The Morning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rHuoukXPCI – DJ Quik has just released a new album The Midnight Life (his 9th studio album). In the intro sketch DJ Quick …

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blackhistoryalbum:

EASY RIDER | 1959
—- Harlem Motorcycle Club (Harlem, NY) by Norman Parkinson.
Oct 18, 2014 / 1,603 notes

blackhistoryalbum:

EASY RIDER | 1959

—- Harlem Motorcycle Club (Harlem, NY) by Norman Parkinson.

adreciclarte:

Michelangelo Buonarroti - Studio per la testa di Leda, 1530
Oct 18, 2014 / 247 notes

adreciclarte:

Michelangelo Buonarroti - Studio per la testa di Leda, 1530

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babylonfalling:

February 1992
Oct 18, 2014 / 99 notes

babylonfalling:

February 1992

Tupac died at 25. If Malcolm X died at 25 he would have been a street hustler named Detroit Red. If Martin Luther King died at 25 he would’ve been known as a local baptist preacher. And if I had died at 25 I would’ve been known as a struggling musician. Only a sliver of my life’s potential.

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Notorious B.I.G. 24
Jimi Hendrix 27.
J Dilla 32.
Bill Hicks 32.
Nujabes 36.
Bob Marley 36.

So many greats, so young

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Oct 17, 2014 / 26,148 notes
Oct 17, 2014 / 167 notes

bobbycaputo:

Skulls and Bones

In a number of crypts, catacombs, chapels, and memorials around the world, human skeletons are arranged for public view. Some of these compositions are designed for remembrance of loss and atrocities past; others are composed artistically to inspire worshipers and bring to mind thoughts of an afterlife and the temporary nature of this life. Gathered here are a few images of these ossuaries, from Europe, Asia, and Africa.

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xne:

King Tutankhamen’s Funerary Mask 
Photograph by Kenneth Garrett
Oct 17, 2014 / 2,047 notes

xne:

King Tutankhamen’s Funerary Mask

Photograph by Kenneth Garrett

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