'The Decision': Don't Compare Kevin Durant & LeBron James
It was the perfect storm, really, one we likely won't see again until-er, maybe next summer. The best (regular season) team in NBA history, the 73-9 Warriors, with an open roster spot, the salary cap shooting up from $70 to $94 million, and the perfect Warriors-style player, a 6'11" sharpshooter by the name of Kevin Durant, entering free agency at the peak of his prime. (Complex News)
Why These Black Men Don't Date Black Women | Iyanla: Fix My Life | Oprah Winfrey Network
OWN wrote: Before the women of the House of Healing attend a cocktail party, three of the men who will be there meet with Iyanla to talk about why they avoid dating within their race. Watch as the men explain themselves with unflinching honesty.
TED Fellow Negin Farsad weaves comedy and social commentary to cleverly undercut stereotypes of her culture. In this uproarious talk/stand-up hybrid, Farsad speaks on her documentary, The Muslims Are Coming!, narrates her fight with the MTA in New York and offers a detailed breakdown of the different types of haters she's encountered in her work. (TED)
Lupita Nyong'o Visits Her Family Home and Farm in Kenya | Vogue
While in Kisumu for her Vogue cover shoot, Lupita Nyong'o stopped by her parents' home for a walk through their farm with her father, to climb fruit trees, and to learn to cook ugali from her mother-just over a year ago the Oscar-winning actress made national Kenyan news when she revealed that she did not know how to make the local staple. (Vogue)
Idris Elba Plays James Bond: "Vulture Remix" Episode 10
New York Magazine wrote: There's been a lot of talk lately about whether or not Idris Elba would be qualified to play 007. We decided to investigate for ourselves. (Footage sources: "Luther," "The Gunman," "Takers," "Spectre" trailer, ad for Jaguar.) Come back for more Vulture Remixes on Mondays!