Linkage: Obama Slow Jams With Jimmy Fallon, Oprah Gets Generous

Last night on Late Night, the very good-natured "Prezzie of the United Steezie" Barack Obama slow-jammed the news with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots. [D+T]

After a four year investigation, feds have busted the CEO of and numerous rappers from Mac Dre’s Thizz Entertainment for distributing Ecstasy, cocaine, heroin, marijuana and codeine cough syrup across the East Bay and the country. [MercuryNews]

According to the New York Times, YouTube’s 100 or so "original" television channels are sort of like real television, but more boring. [NYT]

"I wish I could greenlight everything," said Oprah, before sating her generosity by buying a homelessman soup at Scarpetta in Beverly Hills. [PageSix]

Das Racist’s West Coast representative, Victor Vazquez aka Kool A.D., has dropped a new tape, 51, that is complete with Bay-centric guest features from Young L and Main Attrakionz, as well as Mike Finito and of course Himanshu Suri. [TheFader]

Courtney Love has already scared one off, and now it looks like her new lawyers too have had enough. According to a declaration submitted to Los Angeles Superior Court by her attorney at Pryor Cashman, Love has been (typically!) late on payments and unresponsive when it comes to showing up to meetings and answering phone calls. "We can not effectively represent her," they say. [THR]

According to the producer of Liz and Dick, Lindsay Lohan is the "most insured actress that ever walked on a soundstage" and that, although she has a history of high-risk behavior, she is a "great risk to run." Assuming he gets his movie, he’s probably right. [E!]

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