With all the news that hits the Internet each week it’s easy to miss the important stuff. Well, maybe our sense of “important” is a little subjective, but you get the point. For our weekly post roundup #ICYMI (in case you missed it), we recap our favorite stories from the week, ranging from Jay Z’s extortion problems to UK stoners finding weed to smoke with drones. Here are some of the stories from this week that deserve your time.
Find out why Jay Z masters were held hostage by his former engineer.
It’s a little hard to convince a judge you don’t deal drugs when your name is Mr. Cocaine.
After asking Twitter to share their favorite flicks of cops, the NYPD caught a beatdown.
Is Avril Lavigne’s latest music video racist, or does it just suck?
Legendary producer Ski Beatz joins us to take the Rhythm Roulette challenge.
Find out why you won’t be snorting powdered alcohol, at least anytime soon.
Apparently hip-hop records aren’t “culturally significant” to the Library of Congress.
For Irish gangsters, it’s kill or be killed.
Soon you won’t be sippin’ on that sizzurp.
Spend a day in the life of filmmaker and artist Julian Schnabel in a new mini-doc.
UK producer Jamie xx delivers a trippy new video for his hit single “Girl.”
There’s no need for a dealer when you have a drone to find weed for you.