'Zuck it!' Gaffes have haunted Rap Genius since its rise into the public eye more than a year ago with its $15 million investment from Andreessen Horowitz.
1. September 2011: On the track “Middle of the Cake,” Kool A.D. of Das Racist calls Rap Genius “white devil sophistry.” Moghadam posts a shirtless response on YouTube.
2. Feb. 12, 2013: After a private party at Andreessen Horowitz general partner Ben Horowitz’s house in Silicon Valley, Moghadam Instagrams photos of fellow dinner guests, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and rapper Nas. Facebook demands that he take down the photos. He responds in an interview that Zuckerberg can “suck my dick.” He later says he was misquoted and that he actually said, “Zuck my dick.”