10. What he said: “I am the number one human being in music. That means any person that’s living or breathing is number two.”
What it means: This betrays arrogance, sure, but also a surprising misunderstanding of mathematical rankings. If Kanye had written this list, there would be one item at No. 1 and a lot of quotes at No. 2. Also, does this mean he doesn’t live or breathe?
9. What he said: “I’m like a tree. I feed the branches of the people.”
What it means: Actually, we have no clue.
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"That’s a disservice. Winehouse’s personal demons as they intersected with her music were interesting and relevant, given her insistence on playing that self-destructive character in songs and interviews. Winehouse’s personal demons by themselves, as they were over the weekend, make me wonder what we really want out of our artists, besides column inches."
From Dan Moore’s piece: Amy Winehouse, Minor Celebrity, Celebrates 28th Birthday
Skrillex threw down an amazing set for an insane audience at the Pageant in St. Louis on July 12, 2011. Photos by Todd Owyoung.