In the pantheon of nonthreatening de facto white rappers (Asher Roth, Snow, Bubba Sparxxx, Will Smith), the undisputed king of making aging white folks feel comfortable with rap music is Vanilla Ice. So it should come as no surprise that when “Ice, Ice Baby” came on to introduce a segment with Mr. Ice on Fox News, these ladies felt comfortable getting down. Witness the white man’s overbite, some jazzercise classics, and a lean-back, delivered with the swagger borne of a thousand Pilates classes.
Great moments in cable news: What’s Vanilla Ice doing these days anyway? [Ben Smith/Politico]