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Food & Culture: Cheese-Stuffed Fried Chicken (Video)

So anything is tastier fried… because ‘Murica! But how about fried AND STUFFED WITH CHEESE!!?? Answer: Oh hells yes! Which is what you would likely say after every bite of this cheese-stuffed fried chicken. Culinary brilliance!


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South Asian Emcee Anik Khan Touring In & Around Astoria (Video)

Daily VICE gives us an up close look at Anik Khan from Bangladesh (the country, not the producer) as the emcee takes a look and see around his Astoria neighborhood in Queens, New York. Anik came from overseas at age four, and now he is ready to wreck and rep for South Asia like none he has ever known.

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eSports Is Real, Really Big, And Serious Business Worldwide (Video)

Okay, so we thought we were talking big sporting with the earlier post on ‘Fantasy Football’ but DAMN…

Today, there are more people in the world who play the online multiplayer battle game League of Legends than there are people who live in France.

Wowwww. More folks playing one game than the number of folks that live in a country! We have slept; but VICE is going to wake us up and hip us to the world of competitive gaming — also known as eSports. So real, and really exciting. Really lucrative, too… but really brutal at times.

Start with Part 1 above. Continue after the jump. A deep, multi-part story from VICE.

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Kendrick Lamar: ‘Good Kid’ From The West Coast Tours The Far East (Video)

“…26 and getting to see Japan, Tokyo, and Hong Kong… and getting to do it with Dre… my album reaching platinum… I don’t take that for granted.”

Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick has done some great interviews, and his first interview from Asian is another gem. On Beats By Dre’s Asia tour, the Bob Dylan‘ of modern Hip-Hop shared first impressions in (of) the Far East and speaks on his gratefulness to tour with his idol Dr. Dre, humble appreciation to the fans for a million purchases (and counting) of his debut album “good kid, m.A.A.d city” and more.

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Vinyl Destination: Episode One — DJ Jazzy Jeff Tours Asia (Video)

Remember that Vinyl Destination episode we posted… DJ Jazzy Jeff’s 2012 Wrap-Up? Well, let’s back up a little bit. Check out Episode 1 of Vinyl Destination. Jeff has a real Hip-Hop Travel Channel thing going on here.
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DJ Jazzy Jeff Asia Tour 2011 (Trailer II)

This is the second trailer to Philly’s finest & the magnificient DJ Jazzy Jeff’s recent tour of Asia….I’m ready for him to drop the whole thing. Good idea for him to use The White Stripes ‘Seven Nation Army’ in this clip. In case you missed the previous trailer just click on the link below.


B.O.B – “High Life” (Video)

The views in this video are amazing….makes me want to take a trip to Singapore…like A.S.A.P. B.O.B. continues getting his Asian Tour on so check out more video under from B.O.B.’s stop in Korea under the hood….
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