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Video of the Day

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Today’s video of the day is “Gone Till November” by Wyclef, as I will be on blog vacation from noon today until 9:00AM on November 1, 2007.

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Television Appearance Today!!!!

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Once again, I’ll be appearing on the Star Jones Show today to discuss the Genarlow Wilson release. More importantly, Genarlow will be on too!!! Make sure you check it out!!!!!!!! The show airs at 3:00PM.

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Deconstructing the False Good Rapper/Bad Rapper Dichotomy By Mark Reynolds You’ve really got to feel for the Dilated Peoples.  Assuming, of course, you’ve heard of them. If you’re a serious, studious hip-hop fan, you probably have.  The Los Angeles-based trio of rapper/ beatmaker Evidence, rapper Rakaa, and DJ Babu achieved[…]

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The Death of Protest Culture?

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As the occupation of Iraq continues, the number and magnitude of demonstrations appear to be shrinking. What is happening to the protest culture of wars past? Where Have All the Protests Gone? By Tom Engelhardt As I was heading out into a dark, drippingly wet, appropriately dispiriting New York City[…]

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Just Jokes…

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The Child Labor Gap Clothing retailer The Gap Inc. was forced to disavow a factory in India that was revealed to have been employing young children to make Gap clothing under horrible conditions. What do you think? Thomas Gevedon, Caretaker “By horrible conditions you just mean ‘in India,’ correct?” Lucy[…]

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