By Matt Zeitlin

I hit the highway, making money the fly way

– If Bros Icing Bros is a marketing scheme by Diageo, it’s an odd one because the entire thing is premised on how horrible Smirnoff Ice is supposed to taste.

– Instability, violence and the political power of criminals seems to be a recurring theme in the Caribbean. Look at what’s happening in Jamaica and read V.S. Naipaul’s Guerrillas, which is based on stuff that happened in Trinidad in the 1970s.

– Sex and the City2 looks like it might be the worst movie of all time.

– M.I.A. responds to unflattering New York Times Magazine profile by acting like a child.

– Rand Paul apparently believes in the North American Union/Amero/NAFTA Superhighway conspiracy theory. Here’s Chris Hayes’s excellent Nation piece on the entire culture that’s sprung up around fear of the NAFTA Superhighway.

– Kevin Drum lays the smack down on the “Obama’s Katrina” meme.

Lil’ Troy – Wanna Be A Baller