[Would be an awesome name for a ST:tOS Episode.]
First: Yonkers. Which is not exactly safe for work.
Oh, really, you produced the beats, directed the video and can do a badass kickflip? OFWGKTA are too young to be this talented. Tyler, The Creator is right, he is a unicorn, he is a table, he can be anything that he wants to be.
Yes, admittedly, I could take the time to write about the more off-putting elements of the Odd Future oeuvre, but, truth is, more talented and insightful writers than I have already tackled the subject at length.
What interests me about the last piece (other than the writer’s contention that MF DOOM may not be incredible) is that, near it’s conclusion, the writer suggests that Odd Future needs to “grow up”. This is, for me, one of the most fascinating things about the collective, that they are both mature beyond their years and absolutely indicative of what it’s like to be barreling out of adolescence, confused, talented beyond your years and not quite formed.
[Also, lastly, can we please all call a moratorium on the word ‘hipster’, regardless of its connotations?]