’99 Problems’ Obama Video: Jay-Z’s Track Gets Presidential Twist

“99 Problems,” Jay-Z’s seminal drug-dealer-versus-police-canine anthem, has occupied a bizarre space in American culture. Many a listener has taken the track to mean that Jay-Z, the rapper, has lots of issues to deal with, but is thankful that a woman is not among them. Jay-Z took pains to explain that he was actually referring to a police canine that was on its way to inspect his car for drugs (which were definitely there). A law professor examined the banter between Jay’s character and the officer and determined how accurately it depicted the law (hint: not that accurately).


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    Posted March 19, 2012 at 6:29 pm | Permalink

    ‘Cougar Town’ Lands Courteney Cox Her First Ever Globe Nom
    On 16 Dec, 2009 In Videos | Tagged as: Cougar Town, Courteney Cox, Golden Globes, Lisa Kudrow | 2 comments

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    Despite all of her years on the celebrated sitcom “Friends,” Courteney Cox has only now received her first Golden Globe nomination!

  2. Posted August 8, 2012 at 9:25 pm | Permalink

    This is wonderful, Rihana Rihana!

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