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You only live once so don’t be stupid

State Hornet Staff

March 18, 2014

YOLO – You only live once – is the movement that encourages stupidity among young and middle-aged adults to justify going crazy, in fear their last day may come unexpectedly.The term was coined by rapper Drake in his song “The Motto” in 2011, and inspires younger generations to follow his saying...

Shallow lyrics in rap illustrate a need to return to social outcries

Artie Valenzuela

September 28, 2011

Let's face it, the rap of today would get beat down by the rap of yesterday. Take a look at the starting roster for the veteran rappers: Tupac at point guard, Notorious B.I.G. at shooting guard, Kurtis Blow at shooting forward, LL Cool J at power forward and Afrika Bambaataa at center. Add the Wu-Tang Cl...