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Sometimes you end up never speaking to someone who meant the world to you again. And that’s okay. You cope and you survive. Don’t let your losses keep you back from new gains.

Fuck you if you love a car for the paint job.

Love you if you love a car for the road trips.

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Watch: Watsky - “Whoa Whoa Whoa”

How one slam poet became a fast-rapping star

Rap is poetry — even Jay Z says so. That’s why it’s unsurprising that 27-year-old slam poet Watsky might be the next big rapper of our generation.

It began in high school, when a teenage San Franciscan named George Virden Watsky began getting in trouble a lot for speaking out in class. In ninth grade, his English teacher suggested he channel his frequent interjections into a local program, Youth Speaks. That’s where Watsky tried his hand and his lisping voice at poetry. A decade later, he’s one of the most promising young rappers on the scene.

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Hey, I accidentally saw Watsky live at OSL and I can honestly say that the above paragraph is true. Watsky is a poet and his quick rapping abilities wouldn’t ever strike you as the offset of a lisp.