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On my outside life and trickiness.

<Talking to two former students in the hallway before class, one of my new freshmen comes up.>
“Welcome!”
Current student: “Miss, were you driving by Agnew two days ago at like, 9:15pm in a silver car with your windows down and a white dog sticking its head out the window while you were playing the Jump On It song?” 153 more words

Stuff High Schoolers Say

Sugar Hill

Round about 1979, on a family visit, my cousin Chris couldn’t wait to play “the best song he ever heard” for my older sister and me. 731 more words

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Fantastic Night At DMC Concert

Had one awesome time at the Run DMC (and friends) concert at DTE last night. Means dad, Travis and I saw the pioneers of two very different genres within four days (Judas Priest on Wednesday). 210 more words

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Watch Philadelphia's Mayor Cover 'Rapper's Delight' with The Roots

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Interview- Calculo

Hugo Martins is a soft spoken 20 something year old, who looks so unassuming that if I told you he was a dynamite, passionate, knowledgeable Portuguese rapper you’d think I had grown 4 heads. 921 more words

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