“He wears a mask so the charge don’t grab”-MF DOOM, Gazzillion Ear

The night after the world found out that the great MF DOOM died, I found myself in a minor argument with a friend, in which she said that she often felt alien when the public grieved over celebrities. I replied by saying that, at least as far as I was concerned, the grief came from the loss of an immense talent who impacted lives in ways we sometimes don’t realize until they’ve left us (I had similar reactions to the deaths of Kobe Bryant and Chadwick Boseman earlier…

Shawn Murray

Freelance writer. Volunteer comedian. Disgraced nuclear physicist. International heartthrob. First Jamaican in the Kentucky Derby.

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