SOTBMusic, SOTBNerdy, Valentino's Corner

Toonami Top 5: Chris Cassius

  What y’all know about Toonami? Anime has never been a trend in the United States–it has always been THEE trend. Anime shows are just Japanese cartoons in a nutshell, but it’s a bit deeper than that, as written in the beginning of one of my last pieces on a modern Mangaka making waves in […]

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Valentino's Corner

Educational Activist Stephanie Chambers Sets to Transform Lives with “You Don’t Have the Luxury” Single, Video, and Platform

Despite mainstream views of commercialized rap and other mass media stereotypical portrayals of the culture, Hip Hop is at its strongest and most influential peak of positivity. From Christopher Edmin, Tricia Rose, Marc Lamont Hill, Jocelyn Wilson and a plethora of more Hip Hop educational juggernauts on all levels, there are many in the field […]

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SOTBNerdy, Valentino's Corner

The Mangaka That Will Pierce the Heavens! Meet HBCU Grad-DMV Native AnimeBae and the Black-Owned Manga/Anime, "Akai"

  Original character design from AnimeBae’s manga/anime called Akai. *cue iconic opening song and narrator voice* This isn’t the story of how AnimeBae became the greatest hero alive, but this unlikely hero of Academia and undaunted determination has an enthralling story on the same scaling of your favorite manga/anime as he creates one of the […]

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