HipHop duo Run the Jewels new video

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  1. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation

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    I didnt really want to post this, given that the videos polarizing nature, but I figured its pretty powerful either view you may take.
     
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    Cop should have called for backup.
     
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    RTJ are fucking great, and that video's badass. The director posted a statement online to say the video's about the futility of violence. They aren't mocking anything or making any other statement.
     
  4. Chigs

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    Good call. Thats what I assumed, being as it looked like the fight had been going on for a long time, and nobody was winning.

    Ultimately, thats why I decided to post it. The video's main theme is that things need to change...on both sides.
     
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    the cop looks like the actor that played Eli Thompson on Boardwalk Empire

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    Supposedly they met Zack one day on the way to the studio for the latest album and he agreed to come in a lay down some vocals.
     
  7. Chigs

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    They have a tendency to be politically charged, so I can see where De La Rocha would be into it.
     
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    That's him.
     
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    Zach De la Rocha :yes:
     
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    I like Rage Against the Machine and I like some hip hop, but that song is pretty terrible. Video is kinda cool though.
     
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    ....................
     
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    im liking the album
     
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    Both their albums are dope. El-P is right behind Em for best white rapper of all time.
     
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    feces
     
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    Sleep Bitch Sit Down. Be Humble. Banned User

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    I prefer El over Em. Never got into Eminem. My favorite song of Em's is the first one of his I heard, Any Man from the Soundbombing 2 album.
     
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    Sleep Bitch Sit Down. Be Humble. Banned User

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    Loved me some Company Flow
     
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    finally rappers i can enjoy again
     
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    I saw them live in '97. Amazing show.
     
  19. Mark Mayonnaise

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    That's pretty good