1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 12.2.11

    1. Remembering The Deer a/k/a J-1/Jovan Coleman.
    Photos, video, and music assembled to honor the memory of J-1 from our friends at HVW8. Rest in power.
    [ HVW8 ]

    2. ?uestlove Talks Michele Bachmann Fiasco, New D’Angelo Album.
    On the fallout from Bachmann-Gate: “I’ve seen some really colorful epithets in the past four days, but “nigger fuckhead ghetto stick” is probably the one that takes the cake.” Stay classy, Tea Baggers.
    [ Pitchfork ]

    3. Meet Christie Z-Pabon: The Hardest Working Woman In Hip-Hop.
    Tools of War’s tireless first lady profiled and paid tribute in full.
    [ Blackbook ]

    4. Making Your Way In the World Today Takes Everything You Got.
    Our favorite “nerdy bikini clad sarcasm peddler,” Logan Melissa, goes H.A.M. on Boston’s used record store circuit.
    [ HeightFiveSeven ]

    5. Six Killer NYC Zines Worth Reading.
    We understand, however, that these are not – repeat not – zines about killers.
    [ Gothamist ]

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