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Nike Air Trainer 3 PRM “Medicine Ball”

Easily the most memorable of Bo Jackson‘s Nike Air Trainer 3 make-ups, the fan-favorite “Medicine Ball” edition of the retro trainer is set to make a comeback for the holidays. Marking the first time since 2009 that Nike has released the retro, 2014′s edition of the shoe stays true to the OG and features a [...]

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The Google lawyer evicting all his tenants may be a jerk; but it wouldn’t matter if SF would just build more housing

In 2012, Jack Halprin bought an apartment building at 812 Guerrero St. in San Francisco’s Mission District for $1.4 million. According to a wrongful eviction lawsuit brought against Halprin by resident Susan Coss, Halprin moved into the building and evicted Coss, who lived in the unit below him, so that his then-domestic partner, Daniel Ortiz, could move into [...]

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Danny Brown, Pusha T, Action Bronson, YG, Young Thug and 30 More Rappers On 42-Minute Freestyle “The Rap Monument”

What happens when you put 36 of the best rappers on the same track with production by Hudson Mohawke, S-Type, and Nick Hook? Pure greatness. The Rap Monument is a project unlike anything else we’ve seen. This 42 minute video features a wide array of MCs including Pusha T, Problem, Danny Brown, Raekwon, Flatbush Zombies, [...]

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The Auteurs of Christmas

Fourgrounds Film presents a series of short holiday snippets of holiday films shot in the trademark styles of famous directors, ranging from Wes Anderson to Martin Scorsese to Stephen Spielberg. Watch part two here. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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Ancient Sparta Showed That Women’s Rights Are A Function Of The Economy

Continue Reading from the Source Introduction Many readers of ROK may believe that feminism, with its supposed goal of achieving equality between men and women by promoting women’s rights, is a relatively new concept that was developed after the Industrial Revolution. However, at least one attempt to implement women’s rights occurred in antiquity, in the [...]

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The War Nerd: More proof the US defense industry has nothing to do with defending America

KUWAIT CITY—This has been a classic week in the defense procurement industry. The armed services are trying to boost their worst aircraft, the totally worthless F-35, by trashing their best, the simple, effective, proven A-10 Warthog. The A-10 is popular enough that the USAF had to come up with a reason for wanting to get [...]

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adidas Originals 2015 Superstar Lookbook

Since its original launch in 1969, the adidas Originals Superstar has evolved from its humble beginnings as one of the very first performance basketball shoes to become a street-ready icon and a vital component in the crossover from the court to the sidewalk that gave birth to street culture. Long one of the brand’s favorite [...]

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U-Turn: What you missed on 12.18.14

Filed under: Coupe, Crossover Recapping a year of cars We at Autoblog are very fortunate to review a slew of new vehicles every year, and rather than let the calendar pass without reflecting on all the hotness, senior editor Seyth Miersma looks back and recaps his year in new cars. There’s some interesting data here, [...]

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Lord of the Rings Mythology 101

The great explainer CGP Grey provides a simple-ish summary of The Lord of the Rings mythology, from its universe’s creator to the silly thing that led to the suffering of millions. TL,DW: all we have are six movies about nobodies. Link Continue Reading from the Source

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Budweiser x Alife 2014 Fall/Winter Footwear Collection

Following the release of the Budweiser x Alife collaboration that encompassed a capsule collection of apparel, we now have the footwear component of this project. We are presented with three low-cut silhouettes, which feature the longstanding, iconic motifs from both brands. The first offering incorporates Budweiser’s signature all-over print on the upper canvas while the contrasting white [...]

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Nike WMNS Air Huarache “Bronzine”

  Nike has several colorways of their popular Huarache silhouette slated to drop in 2015, and we are seeing preview images of some potential new versions to come. We already have the Nike Air Huarache Metallic pair to look forward to this weekend, and now we have another pair to keep in line with the [...]

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SUPPA x Kangol 2014 Winter Bermuda Casual

After linking up with streetwear stalwarts Stussy and Patta earlier this year, Kangol is back with yet another collaborative edition of its signature Bermuda Casual, this time linking up with Stuttgart’s SUPPA for the release. Marked by black wool construction, the collab simply sees SUPPA’s own branding subtly incorporated alongside Kangol’s own logo while a [...]

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Nicki Minaj Named the Face of Roberto Cavalli’s 2015 Spring/Summer Advertising Campaign

Nicki Minaj is ending the year on a high note. After bursting firmly back onto the scene with her monster single “Anaconda,” the provocative rapper has now been tapped to be the face of Roberto Cavalli’s 2015 Spring/Summer campaign. With her brazen, rebellious style, Nicki was considered a kindred spirit to Cavalli, the perfect embodiment [...]

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muro.exe “DERMA” Collection

Marking its third limited edition collection, European footwear label muro.exe has unveiled a “DERMA” edition of its signature low-top. Designed as a second skin for the foot, the new “DERMA” releases are highlighted by a thin, lightweight synthetic skin and couple “Uncanny Valley,” “Silicon,” and “Minimal Cell” colorways with contrasting white accents and two sets [...]

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