Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith is Deputy Editor at Elite Daily. Smith is a sneaker enthusiast, modern hip-hop anthropologist, and Blue Ribbon Sushi devourer. When he's not busy obsessing about those three things he finds time to write about technology, entertainment, culture, and interview dope people.

Recent Articles

Man Gets Harassed Over 30 Times In 3 Hours Walking In NYC (Video)

Last week, an on-the-street video of a woman walking around New York and getting catcalled by men went viral. In the video, the woman was catcalled more than 100 times in 10 hours, and seemingly couldn't walk a single block without someone making a p…
By Kevin Smith

Bad Intentions: Meet 19-Year-Old YouTube Sensation Niykee Heaton

"Who is Niykee Heaton?" I ask. I wanted to get to the bottom of who this new songstress was that I'd been hearing so much about from my friends and coworkers. "I mean... to be completely honest, if you go through my Instagram and you read my tweets, …
By Kevin Smith

Let's Not Forget Reggie Bush Dated Kim K And Amber Rose Before Kanye

Today is Kim Kardashian's 34th birthday. It's also Amber Rose's 31st birthday. The two women have a lot more in common than their valuable assets: They're both Hollywood moms and selfie queens. We're sure you remember that before Kim became Mrs. West…
By Kevin Smith

How A 29-Year-Old Racked Up Millions And Became A Legend By Being True To Himself

Paul Rodriguez is laser focused on his future. This has caused the young skateboard legend to rise above, literally, many obstacles in life. Over the years, Rodriguez has shaken a naturally shy demeanor and let his skills speak for themselves. Today,…
By Kevin Smith

Billionaire Peter Thiel Explains Why You Should Follow Your Passion Instead Of Going To College

Peter Thiel talks fast and he's deliberate with his words. A man in his position doesn't want to be misinterpreted. A conversation with him is full of pregnant pauses because he's thinking -- always thinking -- and though it's clear that he's fully p…
By Kevin Smith

Charlamagne The God Explains Why He's So Brutally Honest And How It Helped Him Reach Success

"I used to get teased, a lot." This statement seems incongruous with something you'd ever hear from the mouth of New York shock jock and MTV personality, Charlamagne the God. "I went through a period where I used to get teased a lot," Charlamagne rei…
By Kevin Smith

A 20-Year-Old Kid From Brooklyn Just Owned Hip-Hop This Summer, Here's How

If you think Iggy Azalea's annoyingly popular hit, "Fancy" is the song of the summer, think again. The real song of the summer, if you're in the know, actually belongs to a young Brooklyn-native, named Bobby Shmurda. Shmurda's break-out hit, "Hot N*g…
By Kevin Smith

This Guy Is Eating A Chipotle Burrito A Day For 100 Days To Help His Frat Bro Who Has Cancer

The next time you eat a Chipotle burrito, it won't mean as much as when Joe Gallo eats his next one. Gallo, a recent graduate of Bowling Green State University, has been eating one Chipotle burrito each day for the past three months. That's 82 days t…
By Kevin Smith

Don't Fake It, Make It: How To Get Rich Instead Of Just Pretending

The Millennial generation has been brainwashed into thinking that in order to become rich, it needs to look rich. This is a huge farce that a lot of us have to admit we participate in. But the fault isn’t entirely our own. We’re influenced to “stunt”…
By Kevin Smith

Why I'm Taking A Break From Instagram And You Should Too

There was a time when Instagram was my favorite app. I would check it as soon as I woke up in the morning and then countless times throughout the day. But Instagram has increasingly become a stunt ground full of posers, wannabes and fakers. It's not …
By Kevin Smith

Meet The 3 High School Tech Entrepreneurs Who Created A Search Engine To Take On Google

These three kids combined could become the next Mark Zuckerberg... and they're still in high school. Last month, New York TechDay brought together 400 exhibitors and 10,000 attendees for a day full of demos, pitches and the opportunity to network wit…
By Kevin Smith

20 Awesome iPhone Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Your iPhone can text, make calls, take pictures and do a lot of other things, but what really makes it unique is the App Store. There are hundreds of thousands of apps available that let you completely customize your phone. But the huge number of opt…
By Kevin Smith

30 Life Lessons To Take From Mark Zuckerberg On His 30th Birthday

Today is Mark Zuckerberg's 30th birthday. Whether you love or hate him, you have to admit that Zuck has done a great deal for the Internet. At just 30 years old, he's worth more than $24.5 billion, making him the youngest billionaire in the world. Bu…
By Kevin Smith