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maybe, like me, you got worried that rap was losing its edge when you saw dre on the cover of AARP “fearless @50+.” or maybe you got worried when you read that lil wayne had to ask his daughter “what the hell is ‘on fleek’?” (although that’s a really good question.) luckily lil wayne still has a little spark. on his lawsuit worries: “it’s nothing that a good blunt can’t cure.” on his plans for the future: “i might give y’all three new kids from four different women. you know how I do it.” phew. seriously.

joan didion

“it was the united states of america in the cold late spring of 1967, and the market was steady and the gnp high and a great many articulate people seemed to have a sense of high social purpose and it might have been a spring of brave hopes and national promise, but it was not, and more people had the uneasy apprehension that it was not.”—slouching towards bethelhem

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