One of the legendary founders of the hip-hop form, who with Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five was among the first rappers inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, stands accused of knifing a homeless man to death in the middle of a busy NYC street because he became “infuriated” when he thought the guy was “hitting on him.”
He also claimed he feared the man would rob him. Keep reading for this and more of the day's hot links, about Lady Gaga, Jazz Jennings, Tom Wopat, Sean Spicer and more ...
Crime Watch Daily: Rapper Kid Creole has been arraigned on murder charges, may be using a gay-panic defense, kept knife attached to arm with rubber bands.
Kenneth in the (212): Incredibly, Jill Duggar's nutso husband Derick Dillard attacks 16-year-old trans star Jazz Jennings, calls transgender “a myth.”
Towleroad: Gaga launches Joanne World Tour in Vancouver, grabs LGBTQ Pride flag: “The most important thIng that I have to say about it, is that everybody's gotta love each other.”
DListed: Former Dukes of Hazzard star and current stage actor Tom Wopat accused of putting his finger, uninvited, in a woman's buttcrack.
Newsweek: Trump is panned for sitting around on his fat ass, watching TV, or spending most of his time golfing at his own properties. What's he actually done?
James Woods says removing Trump leads to civil war. It's worth it. (Image via Newsweek)