Table of contents for Never drank the kool-aid : essays / Toure.


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Introduction
1. I'm Audi
It Was a Wonderful World (Biggie Smalls, The Village Voice)
2. Sensitive Thugs
The Family Man (Eninem, Rolling Stone)
The Life of a Hunted Man (50 Cent, Rolling Stone)
DMX Drives Crazy, but He Loves You (Rolling Stone)
I'm Scared to Death, but I Gotta Live (Biggie Smalls, Rolling Stone)
The Toughest Record Exec Ever (Dick Griffey, XXL)
3. Big Willies
Best Rapper Alive (Puff Daddy, The Village Voice)
Hiphop's Biggest Kid Grows Up (Russell Simmons, Playboy)
The Power of Radio (Andre Harrell, unpublished)
Al Sharpton Has a Dream (Playboy)
Ships Passing in the Night (Barack Obama and Colin Powell, Suede magazine)
4. Icaruses
Invincible Man (Tupac, The Village Voice)
The Ivy League Counterfeiter (Cliff Evans, Rolling Stone)
The Greatest Tennis Player You've Never Hear Of (Al Parker, Jr., Tennis magazine)
Inherit the Wind (Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Rolling Stone)
The Mystery of Lauryn Hill (Rolling Stone)
5. Almost Famous
A Woman Possessed (Beyonce;, Rolling Stone)
The Next Queen of Soul (Alicia Keys, Rolling Stone)
Lauryn in Love (Lauryn Hill, Rolling Stone)
Kurt Is My Copilot (Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Rolling Stone)
6. Get Up, Get Out, and Get Involved
Jay-Z Has Got Guts (Rolling Stone)
Do You Like My Jesus Piece? (Kanye West, Rolling Stone)
You Can Call Him Prince (Icon Magazine)
Wynton Marsalis Wants to Kick Your Ass (Icon Magazine)
Just Jen (Jennifer Capriati, unpublished)
7. Microphone Fiend
"Crack Is Responsible for Hiphop" (Ahmir Thompson, aka ?uestlove, The Believer)
8. Strange Fruit
Condoleezza Rice Is a House Negro (Suede magazine)
Show Me the Money (Michael Jordan, The Village Voice)
The Five-Mic Personality, or Why I Hate Mary J. Blige (Vibe)
9. Somehow, There's Love in the Hiphop Nation
I Live in the Hiphop Nation (The New York Times)
Love Your Niggas (The Village Voice)
Are Gay Rappers Too Real for Hiphop? (Caushun, The New York Times)
Hiphop Familigia (Junior M.A.F.I.A. and the Wu-Tang Clan, The Village Voice)
No Drinks in '96! (Funkmaster Flex, The New Yorker)
10. Boys Will Be Boys
Trainspotting (The New Yorker)
Night Moves (The New Yorker)
Bling-bling Makes the Dictionary! (unpublished)
An Invitation to Carnal Russian Roulette, or Memoirs of a Sexual Desperado (The Bastard on the Couch)
11. Who Do You Think You Are?
What's Inside You, Brother? (The Best American Essays 1996)
A Funky Fresh Talented Tenth (unpublished)
The Blackest Tennis Club in the World (Tennis magazine)
12. I Can't Take It
At Jam Master Jay's Funeral (unpublished)



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Popular culture -- United States -- Miscellanea.
Hip-hop -- Miscellanea.
Celebrities -- United States -- Biography -- Miscellanea.
United States -- Intellectual life -- Miscellanea.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1971- -- Miscellanea.