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Longevity

Had such a weird ass Dream and i don’t know how to feel about it nor how to interpret it…

easied:

when your bae cancels plans you were looking forward to

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disneyvillainsforjustice:

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7.23.14

George Takei describes the moment when he and his family were sent to an internment camp.

"Another scene I remember now as an adult is every morning at school we started the day with the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag…there was the American flag flying over the camp but I could also see the barbed wire fence and the sentry towers pointing at us from my schoolhouse window as I recited the words ‘With liberty and justice for all’." - George Takei, The Daily Show (July 24, 2014). 

Full Episode (apologies, The Daily Show website does not have the best video player). 

To Be Takei documentary official website. 

- Mod Dawes Sr. 

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Hip Hop Song Of The Day #37: 7/26/14

Big K.R.I.T. - The Vent

the whole song is mad lyrical

10/10

If I were to sum up my experience working in Queensbridge under the tutelage of the Jacob A Riis Senior Center with TWO words it would be “eye opening”. The summer has truly exposed me to the intricacies and dynamics of the projects, how tough it is for people to survive (let alone thrive!) and the dynamics between health care and social work. Although at times I was stressed and angered about how the system has been built to keep people from succeeding, I am truly privileged to be able to have an experience and opportunity to help those who needed my help. AND it was truly destiny that I got to work in the community that my favorite rapper, NAS, grew up in. I experienced and heard his lyrics resonate through the streetz, from “I’m the type of nikka who be pissing in your elevator” to “Young bitches is grazed, each block is like a maze, Full of black rats trapped plus the Island is packed” and way others. BUT just because the class is done, doesn’t mean my work here is done! #Nas #Queensbridge #QBSince2014 #OnToTheNextOne #ABreakToTheMotherland

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tytnetwork:

ourtimeorg:

Exactly.

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  • white person: how do you say my name in your language??

muslimmafia:

picking up Muslim girls at Iftar time because that’s when they’re the thirstiest

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"She don’t believe in shootin stars. But she believe in shoes and cars." #wcw

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Anonymous asked:
Hey do you know any songs that tell a story, for example like Dancing with the devil by Immortal Technique ?

real-hiphophead:

I’ve made big lists like these before … why not one more time? This will in no way be comprehensive, just a bunch of good storytelling Hip-Hop tracks.

MC Eiht Streiht Up Menace
Slick Rick
 - Children’s Story
Nas - I Gave You Power
Notorious B.I.G. - I Got A Story To Tell
Scarface Seen A Man Die
Magestik Legend
 - Million Miles Away
Brother Ali - Babygirl
Kool G Rap - Ill Street Blues
Lost Boyz - Renee
Atmosphere - Yesterday
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth T.R.O.Y.
Locksmith - Fleming Street
Lupe Fiasco
- Hip-Hop Saved My Life
Geto Boys - My Mind Playin’ Tricks On Me
Murs
 - 1st Love
Kev Brown - Albany
Little Brother - All For You
Killah Priest - Happy
Big K.R.I.T. - Red Eye
Nas - Project Windows
Ras Kass - Interview With A Vampire
Viktor Vaughn (MF DOOM) - Let Me Watch
eLZhi - Audio Cinematic
Atmosphere - Little Man
Raekwon & Blakroc - Stay Off the Fuckin’ Flowers
J-Live - One for the Griot
Organized Konfusion
 - Invetro
Pharoahe Monch - The Trilogy
Jeru the Damaja - One Day
SunN.Y - Soul of a Hustler
Geto Boys - I Tried
Ice Cube - Once Upon A Time in the Projects
Dynas - The Apartment
Atmosphere - The Waitress
Talib Kweli - Ballad of the Black Gold
Nas - Rewind
Black Milk - Deion’s House
Compton’s Most Wanted Hood Took Me Under
Game
 - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
Scarface - Now I Feel Ya
Slick Rick & Outkast Da Art Of Storytelling
JMT & R.A. The Rugged Man
 - Uncommon Valor, A Vietnam Story
2Pac - Brenda’s Got A Baby
Devin the Dude - Doobie Ashtray
Jay Electronica - Departure
Sage Francis - Broken Wings
Phonte - The Good Fight
Eminem - Stan
Reks - Mr. Nobody
Masta Ace
 - Brooklyn Masala
Devin The Dude - Fresh Air
Illogic - Stand feat. Slug
Nas - Fetus
Atmosphere - Little Man
Kool G Rap - A Thug Love Story
Ice Cube - Today Was A Good Day
A Tribe Called Quest - I Left My Wallet in El Segundo
Ghostface Killah - Shakey Dog feat. Raekwon
Co$$ - Love Is
Binary Star - Wolfman Jack
Raekwon - Spot Rusherz
Devin the Dude - Fresh Air
Notorious B.I.G. - Niggas Bleed
Atmosphere - The Woman with the Tattooed Hands
Ras Kass - Evil That Men Do
Common - I Used To Love H.E.R.
Notorious B.I.G. - Warning
Immortal Technique - You Never Know
The Last Emperor - Secret Wars
Big L - Casualties of a Dice Game
K-Rino - The Annihilation of the Evil Machine
Redman - A Day of Supaman Luva
Common - I Used To Love H.E.R.
Nas - The Message
The Roots - Unwritten
AZ - Fan Mail
eLZhi - Memory Lane
J Cole - Breakdown
Devin The Dude - Georgy
Gang Starr / Scarface - Betrayal
eLZhi- Scattered Pictures
Ice Cube - Summer Vacation
Black Milk - Sunday’s Best, Monday’s Worst
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib- Deeper
Jay-Z - Song Cry
Devin the Dude - Lacville ‘79
THeory Hazit - I Just Wanna Go Home
The Roots - Tip the Scale
Murs & Apollo Brown - The Pain Is Gone
Common & Lauryn Hill - Retrospect for Life
Blu & Exile - Cold Hearted
Brother Ali - All I Need
Notorious B.I.G. - Everyday Struggle
Pharoahe Monch - The Jungle
Nujabes & Cise Starr - Lady Brown
Nas - Undying Love
Ill Bill & Raekwon - Chase Manhattan
Royce Da 5’9” - Shake This
DMX - The Convo
Mos Def - U R the One

There is a good list for you. It’s really endless when it comes to great storytelling tracks in Hip-Hop, as story-telling is a crucial element of Hip-Hop and lyricism. 

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Asian girl + Hookah = Heaven. Will you marry me?

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