On Genius and Geniuses

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Lately there has been a lot of talk about the popular internet website Rap Genius and its founders, who convinced some old people to write them a giant sized novelty check as their reward for not being black. So I wanted to take a quick moment to consider how Rap Genius became, as one such old person called it, “the biggest hip-hop site.”*

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    Yo, he invoked OHHLA! Damn…takes me back. Web 1.0 shit right there.
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