History doesn’t have much affection for Tone-Loc, Rob Base, The Fresh Prince, Young MC and the other pop rappers of the ’80s, whose rhymes sound primitive by today’s standards. But while none of these rappers were masters of their craft, they none.. more

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By one account, some 15,000 people have been murdered over the past 30 years in fighting between a pair of South Central LA gangs, the Crips and the Bloods. If this astonishing number is true, than the number of deaths from gang violence in LA is.. more

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Kid, You'll Move Mountains often seem torn between two eras. Their songwriting nods to the Loomings ,Local Music more

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Lukas Foss, composer and music director of Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra 1981-86, died on F Ode for Orchestra ,Classical Music/Dance more

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%uFFFD Sentenced to 15 years on charges of being too rich, the former waiter Jan Dite is f I Served the King ,Film more

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In Wisconsin author Isabel Sharpe’s latest novel, As Good As It Got, a cynical woman As Good As It Got ,Today in Milwaukee more

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