03.01.18

what i'm reading

  Kendrick Lamar Producing, Curating  Black Panther  Soundtrack Album  irector Ryan Coogler: “I can’t wait for the world to hear what Kendrick and TDE have in store.”

The Afterlife of Pablo Escobar

In Colombia, a drug lord’s posthumous celebrity brings profits and controversy.

  The Strange Case of When Michael Jackson Almost Bought Marvel  hen you live in the public spotlight for literally your entire life, like Michael did, there are very few things that the public doesn't know about you, even when you try to deny them.

Bill Gates AMA (Ask Me Anything)

Mr. Gates is back with yet another Reddit AMA, and answers a wide range of user submitted questions. If you have time, also check out his ask Reddit post titled, "With all of the negative headlines dominating the news these days, it can be difficult to spot signs of progress. What makes you optimistic about the future?" here.

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How Richard Nixon Accidentally Smuggled Three Pounds of Pot for Louis Armstrong

According to an excerpt from Nixon’s Secrets, this legendary tale went down in 1958 when Nixon was America’s Vice President and Louis Armstrong was a “Goodwill Ambassador” for the U.S. State Department.