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Thursday, October 03, 2002

CNN HEADLINE BLING-BLING
numba 1 in tha hood, g
Ever wonder what's the dopest news chizz-annel on the set, dawg? Gots to be Headline News, um... bizzatch? Yeah, anyway... a leaked memo reveals that the cable news channel's management is encouraging its anchors to show off their street cred by using hip-hop slang, in pursuit of key demographic ratings. Mos' def. :)

I'm betting those on-air personalities need some help in this area. They could use a primer in the rap lexicon. G.

Y'know, I always thought my semi-frequent use of such lingo was amusingly ironic. But I've found that a LOT of others use it too. So much for being fresh.