Lady Gaga s Born This Way Song Vs. Madonna s Express Yourself – Rolling Stone

Woman Gaga’s ‘Born IN THIS MANNER’: SUPERIOR TO ‘Show Yourself’

Seriously, girls! Do you have confidence in Madonna? Because Woman Gaga offers something to state about “Show Yourself,” and she’s switched Madonna’s fourth-best one of 1989 into her very own instant-classic golf club anthem, “Born IN THIS MANNER.” Except it’s in fact superior to “Show Yourself,” since it’s quicker, with Gaga chanting “Don’t be considered a drag / You need to be a queen.” “Born IN THIS MANNER” sums up everything gaudy and glorious about Gaga, all her politics and intercourse and Catholic angst and smeared lipstick, in a single admirably compact stream of disco aggression.

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Muhammad Ali 4 Ways He Changed America – Rolling Stone

Muhammad Ali: 4 Ways He Changed America

W ithout question, Muhammad Ali (who died on June 3rd, 2016) transformed the planet of sports. Winning the heavyweight title 3 x — you start with his shocking upset of Sonny Liston in 1964, which made him the youngest boxer to unseat an incumbent heavyweight champion — Ali is known as, alongside Joe Louis and Sugar Ray Robinson, among the best boxers ever to enter a ring. Though his pugilistic style was unorthodox and an affront to boxing purists at that time, his dazzling mix of speed and power revolutionized the activity, & most boxing observers have finally come to trust Ali’s longtime boast he was “THE BEST ever.” Continue reading…