For the anniversary of Biggie Smalls' death, Gilt Taste has posted a piece from Francis Lam on the MC's best food rhymes that first appeared in Salon. For Lam, B.I.G. was pivotal: "It was the cookies, buttercrunch, that made me understand food’s potency as a symbol, its ability to bridge enormous gaps between him, his characters, and the listener." Head on over for the cream of the crop, and analysis. [Gilt Taste]
by Gabe Ulla
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