The other news nugget for today involves Jay-Z. He's over in London right now, doing shows with Coldplay. Those dates may be over by now, I'm not sure. Anyway, Jay was doing an interview with the BBC, and the reporter asked him about Kanye-gate. (Writer's Note; Kanye-gate is now the official phrase to be used when referring to the Kanye/Taylor Swift/VMA situation.) And, the journo said something to the effect that Kanye picks his victims, and that he wouldn't have pulled that stunt if it had been somebody else up on stage winning an award. And, Jay-Z replied,
Jay-Z, the most awesome rapper on the planet, apparently doesn't think so highly of 50 Cent, the lamest and most boring rapper on the planet.