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Sigh.  If only Alphacat qualified to join the presidential debates.  Get your laugh on with this battle rhyme courtesy of Alphacat/Barack… Read More

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Well...we know who rapper T.I. won't be voting for. The entertainer made some interesting remarks during an interview with DJ… Read More

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Who is Victor Cruz? Victor Cruz is a star wide receiver for the New York Giants. Wait, he’s a star?… Read More

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