Posts tagged "Rap"

F*cking AWESOME: Thrift Shops No Longer Getting a Bad Rap (or Maybe They Are--Depends on How You Look at It)

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So I’m watching the Macklemore video “Thrift Shop” for the first time the other day. The clip shows the rapper hitting the clubs all decked out in his Sunday Best, complete with green alligator shoes on his feet and a girl on each arm. Although he looks the part of baller, he’s rapping the praises... Read more »

Hitting Below the Belt (or the Lack of One)

I'm not sure I like the lead singer of Of Montreal in Daisy Dukes and purple stockings either. Photos by Cindy Barrymore
The headline reads “Green Day Frontman Kicked off the Plane for Saggy Pants.” The New York Times mentioned the incident, as did USA Today, and a slew of other mainstream news organizations that I can only hope printed this story to take a stand against fashion nonsense rather than because they deemed Billie Joe Armstrong’s... Read more »