Jay-Z and Kanye West Meet Woody Allen

Slate's Culture Blog
Feb. 14 2012 3:39 PM

Did You See This? “Niggas in Paris at Midnight”

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Owen Wilson, Corey Stoll, and Kathy Bates in Midnight in Paris.

Well, this is pretty self-explanatory, assuming you're familiar with the Jay-Z and Kanye West hit from their album Watch the Throne, as well as Woody Allen's latest.

What strikes me? These two works of art seem much closer in spirit than I would have guessed. That shit really is cray. (Via Kottke.)

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* The photo caption in this post originally misspelled the name of actor Corey Stoll.

David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

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