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God Fucking Dammit, MCA Is Dead

I know this is a comedy site, not a music site, and basically everyone on the internet knows about and is talking about the death at 48 of Adam Yauch, otherwise known as the Beastie Boys' MCA. My input is probably not needed on the topic. But I feel like I need to say something about him, because my god was he a talented guy, and an influential guy, and a funny guy. That he died so young of something so terrible, cancer, feels like a punch in the stomach. It's hard to go read about anything else right now.

But yes, MCA was fucking hilarious. That's him above [...]

Seth Rogen, Elijah Wood and Danny McBride to Play the Beastie Boys in New Video

Here's a still from the upcoming Beastie Boys video "Fight for Your Right Revisited," directed by Beastie Boy Adam Yauch and starring Seth Rogen, Elijah Wood and Danny McBride as the Boys themselves. The video will be premiering at Sundance and will presumably find its way to the internet soon after.