Eyedea is sitting on the floor of his basement, tap-tapping on his new laptop. It's a year and a few months ago, and he's banging out a script about a character who suddenly realizes that he's in the wrong movie. The story is really about its author, of course: an 18-year-old hip-hop MC who lives at home with Mom just east of downtown St. Paul. Like most teenagers, he's unsure how his own story will play out, or where he fits into it. Yet he has the confidence of the very young and assumes he can find the answers here, in his basement bedroom.... More >>>