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February 24, 2012

Music Video Vendredi – M.I.A.’s ‘Bad Girls’

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Written by: Mel
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Rating:

4/5 Death-Defying Car Stunts

What I think:

Happy Friday music lovers! Everyone needs to feel a little badass on Friday morning right? It helps get you through that last workday of the week, lets you staple those TPS reports extra hard before punching the clock before heading out to drink your problems away…. What better than some super cool car stunts paired with illegal drag racing, miscellaneous things on fire, really big guns and a beat you can’t help but groove a little to? Enter M.I.A. I love and hate this video. Love it for all of the aforementioned reasons. Hate it because I will never be this cool/badass. I mean, casually picking at your nails while hanging out the side of a car that is riding on only half of its intended wheels? Awesome. I hope this inspires you to groove in your office chair today – enjoy!

What they think over at Noisey.com:

“Bad Girls,” a squirmy little party-starter about living fast, dying young, and leaving a hot corpse in the middle of the desert. It’s basically like if 2 Fast 2 Furious had been shot out in the Middle East. Seriously, how many videos have you seen lately that focus on criminal Saudi drag racing?”

Here’s the video:



About the Author

Mel
Mel
|Music Contributor| Aspiring photographer, writer and rockstar. Vices: picnics and patios and beer and coffee and red wine and dark chocolate. Sort of good at lots of things.




 
 

 
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One Comment


  1. You were very obviously thinking of me when you wrote this. *trying to ride office chair on 3 of its inteded 5 wheels (with death grip)*



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