"Black and Gold (Who Dat!)", K. Gates’ remix of the Ying Yang Twins’ “Halftime (Stand Up And Get Crunk)” became New Orleans’ ubiquitous stadium during the Saints’ Super Bowl season last year. Now, local hip-hop artist Menace is hoping to work the same magic for New Orleans basketball via his upbeat dance track and ode to the Hornets’ star point guard, “Chris Paul’n (Do The Chris Paul.)” Watch the video below, or listen at nola.com/nolaradio.
The video, showing stills of Paul and people doing a dance that includes a sort of dribbling hand move, struck me as sweet and fairly innocuous. But a NOLA.com commenter took it as an opportunity to demonize all young black men who, to him, "all look the same":