Rapper Releases a Branded Ebola Mask

This is nothing but (a) cheap opportunism; (b) a get-rich quick scheme; (c) in bad taste; (d) potentially dangerous; or (e) all of the above.

If you picked (e), you’re correct! Exploiting the Ebola situation by selling a face mask–something that would be highly ineffective in protecting you from Ebola in the very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very remote chance that you encountered someone with the disease, this smacks of poor taste.

Cam'ron Ebola mask

See what else Cam’ron has to say at The Hollywood Reporter.  This dance track from West Africa is a much better idea.

https://soundcloud.com/shadowmrgn/ebola-in-town-d-12-shadow-kuzzy-of-2kings#t=0:25

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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