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Watch Killer Mike Discuss Rachel Dolezal On The Nightly Show

If you’ve been anywhere near the internet in the past week, you’ve doubtless encountered the confounding saga of Rachel Dolezal, the white woman (white-born woman?) who passed as black for most of her adult life, even becoming an NAACP leader in Spokane, Washington, before her parents outed her as white. It’s a story that get… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 16, 2015 - 10:00 am

Watch Vince Staples Talk About The Idea Of An Unmarried President On The Nightly Show

Rappers don’t always make the best panelists on Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show; witness, for example, Scarface being weird. But last night, Wilmore included the young Long Beach rapper Vince Staples in a discussion about the idea of an unmarried person running for president, and Staples acquitted himself nicely. Staples wasn’t a force of nature like… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 12, 2015 - 9:15 am

Watch Scarface’s Mystifying Nightly Show Appearance

The Houston veteran Scarface is, from where I’m sitting, one of the greatest rappers of all time, and he’s one of the few who still sounded vital decades after debuting. He’s also the author of a new memoir, Diary Of A Madman, which was published yesterday. This is awesome news, and I can’t wait to… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 22, 2015 - 2:38 pm