With today’s sensitive climate and the most recent Kevin Hart debacle I felt a need to speak on this issue. Here’s the thing, Twitter, in my opinion, isn’t for everybody. I personally am not really big on twitter. I just never seen it for me. I have friends who are hella popular on “black twitter” … More Twitter Fingers…
So, funny story, there’s this dude I know that hangs in the same circle as myself. We have all the same friends and have been in the same places from time to time. Why is it me and this dude have met literally several times and still find ourselves engaging in first time introductions? I … More First Impressions..again
What’s good readers, any of you still around? Kidding! Thank you all for continuing to follow this blog even after months of hiatus. I promise to be more present and consistent with new content and visuals from here on out. In a previous post I mentioned I would be putting more time into this website, … More I’m back!
For the longest time I never understood why I preferred being inside and by myself. Mom’s recently told me as a little kid I preferred to play alone in my room or in the corner of our back yard. In retrospect, I remember saying to myself that my G.I. Joes and Transformers got a long … More Introvert vs. extrovert, the inner battle.
Funny story, so about 3 years ago, my homie and I were looking for a two bedroom apartment in LA. To be more specific, we wanted something above the 10, west of Koreatown and south of Hollywood, so basically Mid-City. MidCity at that time was the fastest growing area in all of LA. Houses and … More Does race play a role in apartment hunting in LA?
It’s no secret that I’m really into street wear and sneakers (more specifically), when I see these “Culture Vultures” all around LA @ every sneaker release, collab launch and pop up shop it pisses me off. For those of you who don’t know, a Culture Vulture is someone who jumps on every new “thing” popping, … More Culture Vultures, why they are taking all the fun out of the Streetwear Culture
When you’re the investigative, hyper-intuitive type and you just so happen to be going through something, say a breakup; social media is probably not the place for you. Case in point, you and you’re loved one recently separated, you both have a pretty decent amount of friends/fans on social media, you notice via Instagram and … More Social Media & Breakups
We really try to stay away from politics on this site but with all the craziness going on within this political climate we really didn’t have much of a choice. There is obviously a problem here in the united states and I have to say that if my coin and job was set up right … More My Friend the Trump Supporter
If you’ve been a loyal follower of ShortDudeBigCity.com than you are familiar with one of our OG posts on social media. Working in the social media and PR space I like to think I know a little about this sort of thing. Friends here and there ask me about my strategy to gain so many … More 8 Social Media Do’s and Don’ts
Over this past weekend I had the opportunity to check out the first ever Complexcon held in downtown Long Beach at the Long Beach Convention Center. I have to say overall I had a pretty dope time. There were some highs and lows from this major event and even a few WTH (what the hell) … More Complexcon, Now that it’s over..