Muhammad Ali Named His Pick For The Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Bout

The GOAT says he’s pulling against Money Mayweather

The biggest fight in boxing history is just over a month away, and the man who made boxing a worldwide phenomenon, Muhammad Ali, has officially weighed in on who he wants to emerge from the battle, glove raised.

My dad is Team Pacquiao all the way! My dad really likes Manny. He’s a huge fan of his. He knows Manny’s a great fighter…but it’s more about what he does outside the ring. He’s such a charitable person.

That was Laila Ali divulging her dad’s preference in the May 2nd match-up to TMZ. It isn’t exactly Ali suggesting one fighter is better than the other, but he’s got solid reasoning for his preference, and that’s all we can really ask for, right?


Continue reading

The Brooklyn Museum To Host An Exhibit For Sneakerheads

The Brooklyn Museum is set to host an exhibit for sneakerheads entitled “The Rise Of Sneaker Culture”. This exhibit will run from July 10- October 4, 2015, and will be held in the Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing on the 5th floor. This exhibit includes 150 different pairs of sneakers from brands such as Adidas, Nike, Converse, Puma, and Reebok. This exhibit will explore the social history and cultural significance of sneakers by providing film footage, interactive media, and photographic images. Viewers of the exhibit will also see sneaker design drawings, technical innovations, and the marketing campaigns that helped shape the sneaker culture over the years. If you’re ever in Brooklyn this exhibit may be something you want to check out.

Continue reading

Money And Violence Season Finale Part 2 At 8 PM!

The ‘Money and Violence’ crew stopped by The Source offices today to plug in their season finale debuting tonight

Even with the structural changes and neighborhood gentrification, some people have still managed to remain steadfast to the ways of the “old Brooklyn”. From the “Albee Square Mall” era emerges a trending weekly web series appropriately titled Money And Violence. With over 8.5 million combined views of all episodes in the past month on YouTube, Money and Violence has become the most talked about hood flick in the vein of Boyz N Da Hood, Menace II Society, and The Wire almost overnight.

Continue reading