Adam Yauch And The New York State Senate

WHEREAS, The music and message of the Beastie Boys evolved over the years, but they can't, they don't, they won't stop changing the face of hip-hop, of music, and of our culture; ...

WHEREAS, A man of colossal talent and charisma,

...

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to mourn the death of famed rapper and activist Adam "MCA" Yauch;

and be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be transmitted to the family of Adam Yauch.

(Source: New York State Senate, J4637-2011: Mourning the death of famed rapper and activist Adam "MCA" Yauch (via Rolling Stone))

 

Is it possible to be more fond of New York?