Although you were a great embarrassment to me in the last contest (I have eaten your prize, you nitwits), I must pass along a question from a friend and colleague:
I wanted to ask you about interesting intertextual connections between
Hollywood films about Vietnam and rap lyrics. Have any ideas off the top
of your head?
Well, yes, I do.
WuTang Clan “7th Chamber”: Good Morning Vietnam
2 Live Crew “Me So Horny”: Full Metal Jacket
Puff Daddy “I’ll Be Missing You”: “Adagio for Strings” by Samuel Barber from Platoon