The Blog of Eric M. Ruiz

Exploring the differences that make us the same.

My Most Anticipated Album of 2013 (And It’s Not Kanye or Jay-Z)

The hip hop community is slated to hear some monstrous albums in the upcoming months. After a brief hiatus, the Lonely Stoner Kid CuDi returns with an April release of Indicud. Also in April we will hear Talib Kweli’s latest offering, Prisoner of Conscious. Over at Roc Nation, J. Cole is looking to surpass the success of his 2011 debut with Born Sinner later this year. As the summer rolls on, rumors of.. Read More

Same Sex. Same Love.

I’m certain that the Supreme Court justices will not be looking at our Facebook wall, tweets or instagram hash tags before they make a ruling on gay marriage.  But I still cannot help but be impressed by the show of support and solidarity for such a serious issue.