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  • Blogs

    September 24, 2013

    Rent Is Too Damn High Candidate Jimmy McMillan Drops New Music Video, "Debate"

    The first mayoral debate of the general election is scheduled for late October, but independent candidate Jimmy McMillan is ready now. In a new music video, "Debate," McMillan of the Rent Is Too Damn High party says there is only one issue worth talking about. "You got to have a roof over your h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2013

    The Other Mayoral Candidate: Jimmy "Rent Is Too Damn High" McMillan Wants Your Vote

    On Monday, when the other candidates for mayor of New York were trying out new talking points about the high cost of living in this city, crafted after a night spent in public housing, a sixth candidate was quietly collecting signatures on the corner of Lafayette Street and Astor Place.

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    Top 10 Rap-Related Reality-TV Moments

    ​"Reality rap" was once a phrase invoked by gangsta rappers to defend their music against moral outcry from the mainstream media and pesky suburban dwellers. These days, the term largely refers to the slew of emcees lining up to star in their own TV shows. While Boogie Down Productions associa ... More >>

  • News

    August 14, 2007

    Hot Ghetto BET

    Does a black television network have a responsibility to do better?

  • Music

    June 6, 2006

    Let the Eggplants Fly

    In which the new music editor emerges from hiding to get clocked in the head