Sports are for losers
No one is going to be at their computers for much longer, so I'd thought I'd take advantage of the day's waning work hours to pass along some vital, FD-approved, marginally basketball-related links.
Young, Black and Fabulous may the last thing on our blogroll, but best believe that it's essential reading. Yesteryday's offering included some photos from Nas's birthday bash. Though you can peep the Getty thumbnail gallery, up close is the only way you'll comprehend the awesomeness of this:
Congratulations to T-Mac on getting wedded, also a tip from YBF. While he may be a member of the All-Sad Team (more on that later, hopefully), McGrady is one of the NBA's most likable people, tremendously genuine and aware of what it means to be grown-ass, an All-Star, and a hip-hop reference point.
Finally, we may have touched on our enthuasiasm for Project Runway in the past, so get made that we're linking up the photos from Olympus Fashion Week. For those of you not knowing, the final four show, since the cut down to three isn't made on-air until next week. Whether or not you make a Wednesday of this fine program, take one look at page one and try and guess why this is important to FreeDarko. Luckily, unlike Santino's mixed showing last Fashion Week, I feel confident that Michael has got this one sewn (ugh).
Priceless quote: "I'm so excited, I'm getting the butterflies. My collection is called 'Street Safari'. The inspiration was me [laughs] and it's about my journey on the show of trying to find out who I was. I wanted to design for a sexy, secure, sophisticated GRRROWN woman!"
And now back to my second home, where I'm in the unfamiliar position of writing for a blog accused of racism.