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Jesse Jackson, Jr. - What's Really Good With This Scenario? (from

What's This Talk About the Amero? - Something To Think About, Whether Its True or False...Some Video For Y'all

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Urban Warfare in America: U.S. Military Preparing For Domestic Deployment - The Final Call

The Federal Whistleblower Who Exposed Warrantless Wiretaps in the U.S., A Hero Or A Snitch? - Newsweek

Foreclosure Limbo Becomes Way Of Life In U.S. - MSNBC

Back to the Future with The Military Complex? What Happens When U.S. Auto Industry Goes Off Track To Stay In Business & Starts Making Weapons -

Microcredit: “A Political Economy Of Shame” - Racialicious

U.S. Presidential Inaugaration Countdown News #1: So Much for That "Post-Racial" Era Talk: The Current Debate on Whether President-Elect Obama Is A "Black" American - The Huffington Post via AP

U.S. Presidential Inaugaration Countdown News #2: The Great Harlem Debate on Obama - Black Agenda Report

U.S. Presidential Inaugaration Countdown News #3: President-Elect Obama's Inaugural Choice for Invocation, Evangelical Pastor Rick Warren, Sparks Outrage - CNN

U.S. Presidential Inaugaration Countdown News #4: The Imperial Transition - The Nation

U.S. Presidential Inaugaration Countdown News #5: The Myth of the Good Guy: Waiting on a President to Do the Right Thing - CounterPunch

Senior Rwandan Military Officer Convicted of 1994 Genocide Attacks - New York Times

Idea to Merge HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) In Georgia Facing Resistance - Black America Web

Weird Science #1: Here Is A Complete List of the Dead Scientists That Have Been Turning Up Dead Over The Last Year, Suspicious? - Loose Change 9/11 Blog

Weird Science #2: Tumor In Colorado Newborn's Brain Contained Foot & Other Deformed Body Parts - Yahoo! News

Minority Report: Combating The Whitewashing Of Web Searches - BBC

The Worst Lyrics of 2008: NCAA-Style Showdown - Village Voice

2008: The Year of Living Stupidly - TIME Magazine

Southern Hip-Hop Legend Scarface: “Fruit Snack Rap” Must Die - Bossip

Jay-Z - "Brooklyn Go Hard" Open Source Video - Oh Word

Why The Fam Over At Philaflava Hates Nas - In My Opinon Blog on

Because The Few People Who Are Still Rich All Over The World Don't Have Anything Else To Do With Themselves: Cop A Chanel Purse Made Of Beef Jerky - D-Listed

How Are We Going To Live On Rationed Cheddar Biscuits? - Oh Hell Nawl

Word? Eddie Murphy Rumoured To Be The Riddler In The Next Batman Movie - Rhymes With Snitch

Fresh Keeps Killing Me Slowly With The Pictures O' Zest - Crunk + Disorderly

Legend, DJ Nice & DJ Green Lantern - Back 2 The Basics 2 (The Resurrection) Mixtape (Presented by


1. Emilio Rojas - Back 2 The Basics 2 (Intro)
2. Royce Da 5'9? - Part Of Me (Produced by Carlos Broady)
3. Grafh - In Love With The Dealer
4. Johnny Polygon - I Been Runnin
5. Wale - Pot Of Gold (feat. Daniel Merriweather) (Produced by Mark Ronson)
6. B.o.B - We Drank (feat. Playboy Tre)
7. Ced Hughes - DragonBlood
8. BK Cyph - Rap 101
9. Cambatta - Voice Of God Freestyle (Produced by Scram Jones)
10. Styles P - Ride or Die (feat. Snyp Life & Bully)
11. Red Cafe - There He Go (feat. Fabolous & Paul Cain)
12. Don Cerino - Missing Element (feat. Royce Da 5'9?)
13. Hell Rell - I’m So Special
14. La The Darkman - Quiet Storm Freestyle (feat. Willie The Kid)
15. Kool G Rap - Thugs Love Story (Chapter IV)
16. Fortlive - The Come Up (Produced by Illmind)
17. Rain - Director’s Chair (Produced by RocWilder)
18. Big K.R.I.T. - Playaz Circle Freestyle
19. ESSO - New Day (Produced by Black Friday)
20. Donny Goines - The Look (Produced by Dame Grease)
21. ATM (Smoke DZA, Numbers & Cory Gunz) - Time Machine 1.0 (Produced by The Heatmakerz)
22. 1982 (Statik Selektah & Termanology) - Thugathon (feat. Lil Fame)
23. Almost September - 16, 17, 18 (feat. KRS-One & Al Be Back) (Produced by Jared Gosselin)
24. Blu & Sene - Mars
25. Rick Ross - Can It Be Freestyle

X-Men Origins: Wolverine Trailer - Shall Be Seeing This Joint, Yes Indeed

Music Video: Scarface - Can't Get Right (off of his current Emeritus LP on Rap-A-Lot Records)

Independent Hip-Hop MC A. Pinks - Held Me Down (Hip-Hop) Music Video from JumpStreet Presents... on Vimeo.