Langston: She's not even attacking the whole of hip-hop, just saying that she doesn't agree with the focus on material possessions that come up on some songs by some hip-hop artists. That's not the same as racism. Lots of hip-hop artists have complained about that exact same thing, and conspicuous consumption has been a target of popular culture plenty of times.There's plenty of legitimate racism out there. Don't cheapen it by squinting until you can misinterpret it into some element of popular culture. It's a disservice to victims of real racism.
This... is CNN?
Obscure Login: Song - We can't afford the material items that major musical artists discuss in their songs and most likely never will but we still try to have a good time.Veronica Bayetti Flores - Racist.Me - *facepalm*
Troy McClure: She's attacking the songs that have dominated the top 40 for the past ten years. It's not racist when that's the music she's grown up with.
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