Early Life Lessons

Props: Teachers (K-12) Many of my friends, myself included, are recent college graduates.  In those four years, longer for some, we have shaped ourselves to the person we wish to become.  For many, it was the time of freedom from adult supervision and the ability to make our own path.  I am proud of who I have…

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A Father’s Day Tribute

Props: Fathers & Father-Figures A father is respected because He gives his children leadership… Appreciated because He gives his children care… Valued because He gives his children time… Loved because He gives his children the one thing They treasure most – himself. With today being Father’s Day, most folks will be taking time out of…

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Rising Talent From New Orleans to Chicago [Video Blog]

Props: K.Levy & Tony Diamonds Haley P. from San Antonio has been searching the music scene for the hottest new talent. She first heard these young up-and-comers at the New Orleans Jazz Festival. She recognized the potential in K.Levy & Tony Diamonds, and she wants to give them the props they deserve. Check out K.Levy’s SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/klevymovement…

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Real Life Green Lanterns

In all the Marvel and DC universes, the group of heroes or warriors that impress me the most is the Green Lantern Core. While an individual Green Lantern is not as strong as Superman or as godlike as Thor, they remind me of the real life soldiers that serve their individual citizens with the same…

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Fighting to Fight for Freedom

Last week, one of my best friends took his oath to defend our country as an officer in the United States Army. He has worked incredibly hard to get to this point. He faced some tough obstacles, but his determination and grit have been truly inspiring to witness. On this Memorial Day, I am giving my props to Second Lieutenant Timothy Bolger.

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The Greatest Spectacle in Sports

500,000 plus people pack Speedway, Indiana every Memorial Day weekend to watch cars make left turns at speeds topping 230 mph. Then, mix in bare chest cannons as far as the eye can see, some life-threatening sun burns, and strangers that feel as though they have known each other their entire lives and what do you get? The Indianapolis 500.

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An Asian Goddess

Props: Karrueche Tran. So I definitely got to give props to Karrueche Tran. Let’s just call her “K-Tran”. K-Tran is an American model, and more notably Chris Brown’s new girlfriend.  I have to shout out this woman due to my little run-in with her this weekend in the VIP area of a club here in…

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5 Minor Disney Characters Who Deserved More Screen Time (And Our Props)

Disney is known for creating countless lovable characters. However, sometimes they fail to give some of the more dynamic ones sufficient screen time. Here are some supporting characters who deserve our props: 5. Maximus – Tangled He is a handsome, brave, funny crime-fighting horse that can understand humans. Enough said. 4. Tinker Bell – Peter…

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