tumblinerb: G. Dep f/ Faith Evans - “Everyday (Remix)” (Bad Boy, 2001) NY Post: G. Dep confesses to murder from 17 years ago ”Head Over Wheels” is the traditional real head selection when discussing the G. Dep catalog but this, the oft-overlooked third single from Child Of The Ghetto, always felt much realer. Holy shit, man. That helps explain the drinking-related fall-off. Bad Boy’s...
Dudes would go into the bathroom, lock themselves in there, and you’d have to...– Says the guy who owns the streetwear boutique. I cannot overstate how much I despise streetwear types. [NYT on Max Fish closing]
6. Do they have special spam filters at Pfizer?– From Slate’s roundup of the unanswerable Explainer questions. This is brilliant.
Cocaine Blunts: Best Rap, 2010 →
Noz did that, so hopefully you won’t have to go through that. Danny Brown was complaining today on Twitter about not getting on any end-of-the-year lists. Well, Danny, there you go! tumblinerb: My Head Hurts - Noz
Chicago: Cabrini-Green and the Bean →
I went ahead and wrote about Candyman, in this piece about my brief visit to Cabrini-Green for Next American City.
noonediesforever asked: what is a smart & not annoying man like you doing on reddit?
Nobody Represents the American People -- Michael... →
Here’s your weekly dose of why-everything-sucks. It’s basically uses Bowling Alone to explain why our political process is broken. Your dad was in the Rotary Club, and you’re on fucking Tumblr. I think that someone needs to update this argument to include a bit on what the proliferation of round-the-clock access to—and now, the creation of—information has done to...
Next American City: Urban Nation →
I wrote about Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Shaun Donovan, for Next American City’s Winter 2010 issue.