Let’s Talk About Hip Hop – Lyrics For The Soul

With the hip hop making it's way into mainstream popular culture, the overall view of hip hop can easily be centered around a few themes in music. Hip hop today can feature lyrics and stories about Guns. violence, pimping, and selling drugs. As well as, having a difficult childhood and becoming rich by "making it" in the rap game. Being a fan of the hip hop genre for as long as i can remember, I always grew up hearing the same songs over and over again on the radio. During the early 2000's, … [Continue Reading...]

Old Sac’s Costume Shop: Evangeline’s Costume Mansion

It's OCTOBER!!!! Finally we can start talking about what's important: Halloween! When the pumpkin spiced everything starts hitting the shelves and the temperature starts dropping (hopefully), that's when you know it's time to get that Halloween costume ready to go. Whether you are going to a party, just handing out candy at your own front door, or have to go into a shift at work, there is always room for spoopy festivities. This is where Evangeline's Costume Mansion comes to the rescue. … [Continue Reading...]

This Semester

Hello everyone, Before I start let me ask a few questions. Are you stressed out? Are you overwhelmed? Is time not your best friend at the moment? If you have answered yes to any of these questions, I am here to tell you that you are not alone. The last few weeks of school are always a hassle when trying to make a stable schedule and staying up extra hours to complete an upcoming assignment that you procrastinated on for weeks. However, this has been an ongoing problem for me ever since the … [Continue Reading...]

Five Podcasts To Check Out!

Podcasts are a great source of entertainment when you're driving through Sacramento traffic, on public transport, walking around campus, cleaning your room, or even going to the gym. I find myself listening to podcasts more than music on most days. If you're a n00b when it comes to podcasts, fear not! Here are five to start off with: My Brother, My Brother, and Me: The premise of this show is three brothers, Justin, Travis, and Griffin McElroy, give unqualified advice...and go on many a … [Continue Reading...]

My Experience at Sac State’s Community Forum and Student Panel

On Thursday April 18th, 2019 Sacramento Councilman Allen Warren presented a community forum and student panel at Sac State. Guests speakers included President Nelson, Sacramento Vice Mayor Eric Guerra, Cedric the Entertainer, Gabby Trejo, Jaswant S. Bains, Matt Ball, Danny Glover, and more. Some of these names are well-known, and some of these names are not recognized as much as they should be. Here are some of the guests' claims to fame. Cedric the Entertainer: Famous actor, King of … [Continue Reading...]

The Lambeau Field Experience

Any football fan—whether they enjoy the NFL product or not—has heard of Lambeau Field. Home of the Green Bay Packers since 1957, it has achieved landmark status in NFL lore and the sports world at large. Though it has gone through its share of renovations like any older sports venue through the years, it still keeps a sense of history and classicism from a bygone era of professional sports, with high school-style bleacher seating in its main seating level of the lower bowl and fans of the team … [Continue Reading...]

Most Recent

Favorite February Finds!

A couple of our favorites from everyone at KSSU! Ranging from podcasts, tv shows, books and new albums! We hope you find your new Spring … [Read More...]

This Semester

Hello everyone, Before I start let me ask a few questions. Are you stressed out? Are you overwhelmed? Is time not your best friend at the moment? … [Read More...]

10 Things To Do When You Solo Travel

By Shasta Garcia (shastasjourney@gmail.com) Solo travel can be nerve-wracking, but an exhilarating experience (all at the same time). I’ve been … [Read More...]

Five Podcasts To Check Out!

Podcasts are a great source of entertainment when you're driving through Sacramento traffic, on public transport, walking around campus, cleaning your … [Read More...]

FEATURED STORY

“Men Lie, Women Lie, Numbers Don’t”

This is one of my favorite Jay-Z lines of all time. It’s so damn hard and so true. Well kind of true. Okay, not really true at all. But I still love this line. This blog is not about rap though, it’s about basketball and numbers. I love basketball-reference.com. It gives me all the knowledge I want about basketball on one website. But I did notice something … [Read More...]

REVIEWS

Spooky Movies!

                                                                                  Pennywise from It (1990) 'Tis the season to be spooky! Halloween is just around the corner which means your window to watch some seriously scary movies is … [Read More...]

2018 NBA All-Star weekend

*This article was written prior to the event* The 68th annual NBA All-Star game will take place this Sunday Feb. 17 in Charlotte, North Carolina when Team Lebron will take on Team Giannis. The starting line-up for Team Lebron consists of: … [Read More...]

2019 WWE Elimination Chamber review

World Wrestling Entertainment put on its tenth annual Elimination Chamber pay-per-view Sunday, an engaging event that ended with an instant classic. There were seven matches on the card, five of which I found entertaining. Kickoff Show    Before … [Read More...]

Let’s Talk About Hip Hop – Lyrics For The Soul

With the hip hop making it's way into mainstream popular culture, the overall view of hip hop can easily be centered around a few themes in music. Hip hop today can feature lyrics and stories about Guns. violence, pimping, and selling drugs. As well … [Read More...]