Beastie Boys were instrumental in introducing middle class white boys to hip-hop, admittedly in quite a popish sort of way - however it was a door that was opened and a musical barrier subsiquently broken down.
Portrayers of the catchy lyric and beat (only last week I put on facebook, and possibly here, 'Fight For Your Right' is one of the greatest singalong songs going - Also the refrain from No Sleep Till Brooklyn easily sticks in the mind), they could belt out a classic tune too - When teamed with an awesome video, well, you just can't top Sabotage.
MCA - will be missed by all, especially us middle class whiteys
"All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusions is called a philosopher." - Ambrose Bierce
Langeveldt: I of course blame their parents.. and unchecked immigration!
GingerFurball: He's Austrian, they tend to produce the odd ****ed up individual
Burgey: Be careful dealing with neighbours whose cars don't have wheels but whose houses do.
Uppercut: Maybe I just need better strippers