This Raw Cold Life

This raw cold life is a beautiful thing. —Mos Def

My name is Shaun and I make paintings, drawings, and poems. My art is a reaction (one of many) to the countless and varied inspirations I encounter. This is an informal collection of such things, too scattered and far-reaching to be condensed into a single label.

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Never thought I’d say this, but much respect to Lebron and the Heat.
Also, this is a long way from MJ’s “Republicans buy gym shoes too.” (via Camera ~ photo by KingJames)
Never thought I’d say this, but much respect to Lebron and the Heat.
Also, this is a long way from MJ’s “Republicans buy gym shoes too.”
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    (via Camera ~ photo by KingJames)

    Never thought I’d say this, but much respect to Lebron and the Heat.

    Also, this is a long way from MJ’s “Republicans buy gym shoes too.”

  2. SLAM ONLINE | » The Real Mr. West

    Says Delonte: “Parents come to me and say, ‘Thank you. My son’s bipolar and nobody understands him, and it just means so much for you to speak on it.’ I hear that so much from people, it’s unreal.”

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Swag of the Century
The story’s been told plenty of times, but it almost can’t possibly be repeated enough. Jason Terry got the Larry O’Brien trophy tattooed on his arm - and then he went out and won the damn NBA title. 27 points in the clincher, and he can cancel that appointment for laser removal now.
nbaoffseason:

Swag of the Century
The story’s been told plenty of times, but it almost can’t possibly be repeated enough. Jason Terry got the Larry O’Brien trophy tattooed on his arm - and then he went out and won the damn NBA title. 27 points in the clincher, and he can cancel that appointment for laser removal now.
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    nbaoffseason:

    Swag of the Century

    The story’s been told plenty of times, but it almost can’t possibly be repeated enough. Jason Terry got the Larry O’Brien trophy tattooed on his arm - and then he went out and won the damn NBA title. 27 points in the clincher, and he can cancel that appointment for laser removal now.

  4. Bigger picture: West expresses himself through art

    The irony of the player who sees so much on the court is that there is a side to him that many don’t see. Underneath the exterior of a feisty guard cloaked in tattoos is an introspective artist who turns inward to cope with a series of obstacles he has faced.

  5. NBA playoffs 2011: How Rajon Rondo got his confidence back for Boston Celtics - ESPN Boston

    "I won’t say that nobody can guard me, but when I’m looking at a guy, I don’t really see the player in front of me,” Rondo said. "I’m looking at the second line of the defense, because that’s where I’m headed.

    "In transition? Definitely, I don’t think anyone can stay in front of me.”


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WHOSE HOUSE?
TRUTH’S HOUSE(38 pts on 14/19 shooting, including 6 of 8 from behind the arc)
or Rondo’s House(15 pts, 20 asst(?!?), & 11 rebs.)
or maybe even Ray-ray’s House(32 pts on 11-18 shooting, 8 of 11 from Broadway)
nbaoffseason:

WHOSE HOUSE?
TRUTH’S HOUSE(38 pts on 14/19 shooting, including 6 of 8 from behind the arc)
or Rondo’s House(15 pts, 20 asst(?!?), & 11 rebs.)
or maybe even Ray-ray’s House(32 pts on 11-18 shooting, 8 of 11 from Broadway)
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    nbaoffseason:

    WHOSE HOUSE?

    TRUTH’S HOUSE(38 pts on 14/19 shooting, including 6 of 8 from behind the arc)

    or Rondo’s House(15 pts, 20 asst(?!?), & 11 rebs.)

    or maybe even Ray-ray’s House(32 pts on 11-18 shooting, 8 of 11 from Broadway)

  8. "But I have to admit, the Celtics are the most talkative guys in the league. And that makes sense, because it’s the mark of a championship team. Mouths help you win big games. Ray Allen got mean in Boston, and Paul Pierce will look at you, say, “Stop this,” then drop a J on your head."

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Exactly one week before Easter Sunday, Jesus Shuttlesworth rose up in Boston & provided yet another miracle finish.

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    Exactly one week before Easter Sunday, Jesus Shuttlesworth rose up in Boston & provided yet another miracle finish.

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“He used to come onto the floor at the end of a ball game - if the game was tied and the play was obviously for him - and he would tell the coach on the other team where the play was going, what was going to happen, ‘and there’s not a damn thing you can do about it.’”
~Clippers broadcaster, and former Celtic, Michael Smith talking about the greatness of Larry Bird’s trash talking on The Bill Simmons Podcast
nbaoffseason:

“He used to come onto the floor at the end of a ball game - if the game was tied and the play was obviously for him - and he would tell the coach on the other team where the play was going, what was going to happen, ‘and there’s not a damn thing you can do about it.’”
~Clippers broadcaster, and former Celtic, Michael Smith talking about the greatness of Larry Bird’s trash talking on The Bill Simmons Podcast
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    nbaoffseason:

    “He used to come onto the floor at the end of a ball game - if the game was tied and the play was obviously for him - and he would tell the coach on the other team where the play was going, what was going to happen, ‘and there’s not a damn thing you can do about it.’”

    ~Clippers broadcaster, and former Celtic, Michael Smith talking about the greatness of Larry Bird’s trash talking on The Bill Simmons Podcast