MC ScienZe is new to me—he’s only been pursuing music as a career since 2009, apparently—but “Charlie Brown,” a new hip-hop track featuring Blu that liberally samples Peanuts cartoons and gives shout-outs to Linus, Sally, and Schroeder was a delightful way to start the day. “This time I’m really gonna kick it!”
TODAY IN SLATE
Smash and Grab
Stop Panicking. America Is Now in Very Good Shape to Respond to the Ebola Crisis.
The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team
The GOP Won’t Win Any Black Votes With Its New “Willie Horton” Ad
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.