For some reason, Lil Wayne was being interviewed on “Nightline” this week, when he was asked for his thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement. His answer, which was somewhat incoherent and sloppily put together, ultimately dismissed the movement on the grounds that since he’s “young, black and rich” in America, his life obviously matters.
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What’s obvious to Jeff Johnson, however, is the need to dismiss the whole interview as nothing worth harping on. But that being said, Lil Wayne should not be let off the hook for his comments. Click on the audio player to hear more in this edition of ‘3 Things You Should Know’ on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.”
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