Nicki Minaj and my collection of embarrassments

Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda”(The Pinkprint 2014) picks up Sir Mix-a-Lot’s 1992 hit “Baby Got Back.” This song’s video is famous for Minaj’s supposed reversal of the male gaze (deconstructing a song by a man looking at women’s butts into a song performed by a woman showing off her exquisite butt flanked by other women with almost-as-nice butts). […]