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polichick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-30-08 05:26 PM
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41. I wish rappers would use their talents for good.
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  -Obama Camp: Ludacris Should Be Ashamed malik flavors  Jul-30-08 01:33 PM   #0 
  - Memo to Ludacris:  NYC_SKP   Jul-30-08 01:35 PM   #1 
  - Blah de Sister Souljah Moment blah.  yibbehobba   Jul-30-08 02:17 PM   #30 
  - I'm glad he said something  DesertedRose   Jul-30-08 01:35 PM   #2 
  - actually me too.  Whisp   Jul-30-08 01:37 PM   #4 
     - You'd think it would not be necessary for Obama to address Ludacris' lyrics.  cyndensco   Jul-30-08 05:22 PM   #40 
  - Are you happy now?  ellacott   Jul-30-08 01:36 PM   #3 
  - Are YOU happy now? Got all the trash talk out of your system?  malik flavors   Jul-30-08 01:53 PM   #18 
     - What trash talk?  ellacott   Jul-30-08 01:55 PM   #21 
  - Typical rap crap.  madeline_con   Jul-30-08 01:39 PM   #5 
  - Good! I remember Oprah had him on her show and she tried to convince  my3boyz   Jul-30-08 01:40 PM   #6 
  - Oh, lord. Crash.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-30-08 01:40 PM   #7 
  - What's racist about people having orgasms to car crashes. Silly yes, but racist?  Bucky   Jul-30-08 11:36 PM   #47 
  - other people on Oprah's show agreed with Oprah? That's surprising!  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-30-08 01:42 PM   #10 
     - There weren't many who agreed with Oprah  ellacott   Jul-30-08 01:47 PM   #13 
     - i think the whole Oprah/Luda thing is why O'Reilly likes her now.  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-30-08 01:48 PM   #14 
        - I agree  ellacott   Jul-30-08 01:50 PM   #15 
           - yup, me too.  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-30-08 01:51 PM   #16 
              - Back at cha  ellacott   Jul-30-08 01:54 PM   #19 
     - At the beginning they did not. Then towards the end some of them were saying how  my3boyz   Jul-30-08 02:07 PM   #28 
        - Terrance changed his mind back pretty quick  ellacott   Jul-30-08 02:35 PM   #33 
  - It doesn't appear that Ludacris seems to "get" Obama very well  LisaM   Jul-30-08 01:40 PM   #8 
  - I know...that is such a big fat NO NO  zidzi   Jul-30-08 01:47 PM   #12 
  - Thank you sen Obama.  Lirwin2   Jul-30-08 01:42 PM   #9 
  - Hey Ludacris and other rappers of a similar bent....  scheming daemons   Jul-30-08 01:43 PM   #11 
  - Good response. And if anybody else out there wants to "help"  JenniferZ   Jul-30-08 01:52 PM   #17 
  - Nas was smart enough to not put as controversial lyrics in his "Black President" song.  malik flavors   Jul-30-08 01:55 PM   #22 
  - Dear Celebrity Obama Supporters:  maxsolomon   Jul-30-08 01:54 PM   #20 
  - Good. This is just what I'd said he should do - especially given his earlier comments on rap lyrics  highplainsdem   Jul-30-08 01:57 PM   #23 
  - Nas - Was Able To Write A Pro Obama Anti-Fox Song  Median Democrat   Jul-30-08 01:59 PM   #24 
  - Doesn't sound any worse than DU on a good day.  jobycom   Jul-30-08 02:06 PM   #25 
  - The similar comments about Clinton that were posted here were an embarrassment to DU and the party,  highplainsdem   Jul-30-08 02:17 PM   #31 
     - There was a fair share of Obama bashers here also  ellacott   Jul-30-08 02:46 PM   #35 
  - it's sad that this sort of thing even needs to be addressed...  nc4bo   Jul-30-08 02:06 PM   #26 
  - Really!  Raineyb   Jul-30-08 02:15 PM   #29 
  - I'm at the point where I know some folks enjoy listening to this stuff........  nc4bo   Jul-30-08 02:20 PM   #32 
     - I'm with you on that  Raineyb   Jul-30-08 02:43 PM   #34 
        - Rappers get put under the microscope by the masses, yet Rednecks can sing about lynchings  MagickMuffin   Jul-31-08 05:30 AM   #52 
  - **Cheering and Whistling**  Number23   Jul-31-08 02:37 AM   #50 
  - oh joy, here comes the next outrage by proxy from the media  high density   Jul-30-08 02:07 PM   #27 
  - I agree with Obama ludacris should be ashamed.  ccharles000   Jul-30-08 03:56 PM   #36 
  - WTF Luda!?!?! You could've made your point AND got airplay...now? Not so much...Hmmmm  uponit7771   Jul-30-08 04:02 PM   #37 
  - Was that really necessary?  depakid   Jul-30-08 04:03 PM   #38 
  - I didn't think this was Obama's business, but, at least now the PUMAs  Truth Hurts A Lot   Jul-30-08 05:15 PM   #39 
  - I wish rappers would use their talents for good.  polichick   Jul-30-08 05:26 PM   #41 
  - Hey, Nas's Sly Fox Song Is Pretty Cool  Median Democrat   Jul-30-08 05:57 PM   #42 
  - They do. It's just not as popular. You don't see it on MTV or BET, but it's out there.  malik flavors   Jul-30-08 11:26 PM   #44 
  - Should the Campaign stoop to commenting on such issues??  Sensitivity   Jul-30-08 06:08 PM   #43 
  - Ludacris; "I gotta be me ya'll...  Imagevision   Jul-30-08 11:28 PM   #45 
  - I don't think anyone gave a damn abt the dissing of Georgie...  crimsonblue   Jul-30-08 11:33 PM   #46 
  - what a DUMB thing for him to do...  Blue_Roses   Jul-31-08 01:28 AM   #48 
  - I have mixed feelings about it. I don't like that Ludacris goes after Clinton that harshly, but I'm  Pushed To The Left   Jul-31-08 01:40 AM   #49 
  - As with your other thread on this topic, big deal.  TexasObserver   Jul-31-08 05:08 AM   #51 
 

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