May 2010

/\/\/\Y/\ M.I.A

/\/\/\Y/\ is the new, SEO unfriendly title of M.I.A’s new album. Is this leet spelling of, “Maya”, enough to catapult l33t into the mainstream. Considering that most punctuation conventions are being stripped via Twitter, /\/\/\Y/\ is either the icing on the cake of a groundbreaking record or the final gimmick in the marketing toolbox.