I love Kanye West. Newswise, he’s the gift who keeps on giving—a living, breathing savior in Givenchy boots and layered flannel. If I wake up in the morning and he hasn’t waxed poetical in the media, I simply assume he’s off turning water into moscato somewhere.
This week, the rapper insisted that his career is just like that of a solider in country. So, being a lover of knowledge, I called up a friendly Iraq war veteran to explain, in my latest podcast episode, exactly how correct Kanye is. Longtime fans of this show will be delighted to hear that my chosen expert is ... well, I’ll let you discover for yourself.
Also this week!
- The Nerd Out’s Lisa Jenkins explains why Lady Gaga is not the failure you want her to be.
- We disclose the last known whereabouts of Ludacris.
- Lisa and I drill down—way down—on why you need to pay $40 for a Mrs. Carter Tour T-shirt.
- I go into feverish detail about precisely what you need to get me for the holidays.
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