Category Archives: Featured

50 Cent Covers Black Enterprise

You can call Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson a lot of things just don’t call him broke. The antics of the brash 35-year-old MC from Queens, usually overshadows his keen business sense. If you didn’t know, G-Unit’s head man has a knack for putting himself in positions to win. Namely, Jackson boasts an extremely diverse portfolio with ventures in music (100% ownership) film, fragrances, video games, and various high-priced stock. Black Enterprise recently sat down with the mogul to talk business, and life beyond the microphone. Continue reading

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The Bitter College Graduate

Parties, stress, sex, classes, sports, and your four year friendship with mary jane (some of us redefined the term HIGHER Education). With my index finger resting on my temple, and thumb firmly planted under my chin; I can’t help but smile when recalling the days of meal plans, dollar drinks, and house parties. Continue reading

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Joke of the Day: Buying Condoms

For all you socially awkward, stuttering, sweaty palmers out there, nothing says “I’m cool” more than a funny joke. You should always keep one or two in the stash for the firsts in life: date, interview, meeting of the parents etc. Allow The Smugger to kick start your funniness with one of our own entitled “Buying Condoms”. Continue reading

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LifE KiT Launches New Online Store

The fellas over at LifE KiT have launched their new website and online store. For those of you who don’t know, this lifestyle brand is known for their miracle wooded jewelry creations for men and women alike. These handmade products are carefully crafted in the humble dwellings of the company’s Durham, North Carolina lab. Look out for a LifE KiT x The Smugger collabo in the near future. Continue reading

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Street Etiquette Presents: The Jean Jacket

The New York City style duo, Street Etiquette is back with another stylish update. This edition is all about the jean jacket. As usual, not only do they provide the style/fashion; but also history, instruction, and other helpful tips and tidbits. Continue reading

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Making of '6-foot, 7-foot' [Video]

Lil Wayne’s ‘6 foot, 7 foot’ has jump-started 2011 with a back bouncing, head knocking sound. If you know anything about the producer of the track, Bangladesh, hypnotizing beats is what you’ve come to expect. Take a look at the creative process of Bangladesh as he brings the elements together to make what we consider a classic beat. Continue reading

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Flexible women, art exhibits, crazy music, and open bar. If you missed NYE EVOLUTION at The DC Trapeze School, you missed a lot. Special shout out goes to ReadysetDC, The Couch Sessions and bendroz. Definitely looking forward to working with you fine folks again. Continue reading

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