Dear Media, Stop Trying To Make Donald Trump "Presidential"
Last April (which seems like a lifetime ago), President Trump fired missiles at Syria in retaliation against Assad's use of chemical weapons on his people, and the "liberal" media praised him. MSNBC anchor Brian Williams repeatedly called the missile strike "beautiful," and the ...read more
Jay Z's New Music Streaming Service Is an Act of Staggering Hubris and It's Doomed To Fail
Maybe it's not a coincidence that last week marked the 15th anniversary of Metallica's lawsuit against Napster. Surely you remember, as one of the biggest bands on the planet took on a rising star file sharing service that allowed people to trade and download songs on the ...read more
Subtle Racist Mike Huckabee Seems Fine With Ted Nugent Preying On Underage Girls
Hot on the heels of his race-shaking quasi-announcement of his pseudo-candidacy, Mike Huckabee sucked up a lot of media wind with an excerpt from his new book, God, Guns, Grits, and Gravy, in which he slammed pop superstar Beyoncé, and called her husband a pimp: “Beyoncé is ...read more
Solange Knowles vs Jay Z is a Reminder that US Drone Policy is Immoral
Last week, Solange Knowles attacked 'rapper' Jay Z, reminding everyone of the vast and pernicious security state that is droning babies around the world. Mr Z, a lackey of the White House and known Obama accomplice, has explicitly condoned the use of drones, rapping in the song ...read more
Is it Racist When Rich White People Rap?
Just as a young black man should be free to sing opera, there's no reason an upper middle class white woman shouldn't have the right to rap. Music isn't owned by any one racial demographic - it is an expression of human creativity and talent to be shared by anyone who enjoys ...read more
Jay-Z and Beyoncé's Trip To Cuba: A Lesson in Anti-Castro Insanity
Back in 1997, after a few years out west working for KCBS, I was approached by NBC-owned WTVJ in Miami about the possibility of returning to my hometown. During negotiations with the station over a producer position, I went into pretty good detail about my reservations when ...read more
Jay Z and Beyonce Go on Vacation, Accidentally Endorse Murder and Communism
The fact that Jay Z and Beyonce went to Cuba on vacation apparently means that the celebrity couple endorse communism, dictatorship and all the abuses committed by the Castro government over the years. Republican lawmakers Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mario Diaz-Balart sent a joint ...read more