The WRATH of Ruthless: Your Life Matters

The WRATH of Ruthless: Your Life Matters

Your Life Matters This week due to audio recording issues, THE Ruthless Wonder is solo on the show. The entire show is focused on the death of #BlackLivesMatter Activist MarShawn McCarrel. His suicide on the Ohio statehouse steps, mental health in the black community, and mental healthcare in the US. You can download and listen on Sound Cloud below. https://soundcloud.com/wddij/yourlifematters

The WRATH of Ruthless: A Double Dose of this Podcast

The WRATH of Ruthless: A Double Dose of this Podcast

Double Dose of Ruthless Radio Sometimes an episode gets lost in the shuffle of schedules and audio issues. Last week it happened again, so we shortened this week’s podcast in order to make sure we could bring you TWO count them TWO full episodes of The Wrath Of Ruthless. Below you’ll find our newest episode on Alimony Equality, and then below it our episode that should have aired last week on who should be telling the stories of a culture in the aftermath of FOX Searchlight’s purchase of Nate Parker’s Birth Of A Nation. Don’t forget to check out our Read more »

Ruthlessly Yours: Black History Month

Ruthlessly Yours: Black History Month

Historical perspective is nice, and usually ends up with a very docile version of even the most ruthless and vicious among us. I’d say that goes double for the radicals among us (see: Ernesto Guevara). But is this right? Of course not. So what then, for Ruthless, and the month of his heritage, Black History Month? If you think I’m letting people off light, you haven’t been paying attention. Or you’re a new reader(HI! Welcome to the slaughter!) First let’s prime the pump a bit with a video I think you’ll find somewhat enlightening to fully enlightening. Sharp no? The effect Read more »

Decorum Deficiency Disorder: Redundant Much?

Decorum Deficiency Disorder: Redundant Much?

Listening to this one–now months later–I feel myself getting just as pissed off as I was the morning I recorded it. First, its been months now, as opposed to weeks, but I have read over several of my pieces–and other WDDIJ pieces–since this was recorded. There are more than a few recurring themes. It seems like everywhere I turn, I read and see more of the same. It’s like the world has become a broken record. Police abusing power, people with guns killing people without them, protestors protest injustices, the public moves on to the next big thing, rinse, lather, repeat. Read more »

Story Time: About that New Format

Story Time: About that New Format

Remember a few months ago when I promised a new format? Well, after weeks of trial and error, technical difficulties, unfocused writing attempts, and negotiating with the Boss, I finally have it for you! The truth is that writer’s block doesn’t even begin to describe what’s been holding me back. I just went through and pulled up all the active drafts I have saved. There were 6 in the last 3 months alone. It wasn’t so much a lack of inspiration–as you’ll see in the coming week and months of posts–but a short attention span coupled with an unsettled mind. Now, the Read more »

The WRATH of Ruthless: Your musical permissions

The WRATH of Ruthless: Your musical permissions

The Wrath of Ruthless: Listen to what you want, #LeoAtTheOscars Joined by Producer Princess Devy, Ronin and Ruthless talk about the recent death of David Bowie and the restrictions on the musical influences you could openly mention. As well as a political roundup. And finish with talking about the Oscars, including an impromptu contest called #LeoAtTheOscars The Oscars are upon us and Leo is in the running once again! As result we have a cool movie-related prize for the winner of our ‪#‎LeoAtTheOscars‬ contest, so let’s flex those meme muscles! Send them as a message to this page, or to Read more »