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Talk about out of touch. I guess since the chief ingredient of Jay-Z’s success formula has always been dumbing it down for black youth, then commoditizing on a largely fictitious hood life, I shouldn’t be surprised at his attempt to co-opt Occupy Wall Street’s momentum. After all, this is what hip hop has become hasn’t it? A genre where artists with less than stellar lyrical skills spout outlandish nonsense and then capitalize on it? If you whip black kids into a frenzy about 24/7 alcohol and weed laced celebrations, instant gratification, or over the top materialism, you’re sure to get offered a clothing or liquor line, right?