In the meantime, though, the new Mariah Carey video for “Obsessed” has made an early, unsanctioned bow – like everything else these days – on YouTube. The clips may be taken down nearly as soon as they’re up, but you’re guaranteed to find at least one version of the video if you look fast enough:
So what do you think, readers? I’m guessing she’s not supposed to actually look like the real Slim Shady here; I’m actually seeing shades of Freddie Rodriguez (Six Feet Under, Grindhouse). But you tell me – is this the Mimi you were hoping for? How does it hold up to her past material?
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