Obscure Moments in Pop Culture History I

President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle celebrated American poetry with a gathering of poets, musicians, and artists at the White House last Wednesday night. With relatively harmless Caucasian guests like Aimee Mann, Steve Martin, and Kenneth Goldsmith, it’s not hard to see why the invitation of the relatively uncontroversial rapper Common was politicized by critics of Obama’s poetry night celebration. Read more: Krapsody.com http://www.krapsody.com Under Creative Commons License: Attribution No Derivatives

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