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RT @CTaylorNC: Doing my best @thesherylralph impersonation #SisterAct2 in 2015 https://t.co/Fkujg7mFrn ??
What a line @HowToGetAwayABC "Have no fear my gay brother. You do wrap up your ding a ling a ding dong each time you had sex right?"
RT @angela_rye: #rip #BlackFacts ?@SportsCenter: Earl Lloyd, the first black player to appear in an NBA game, has died. He was 86. http://t?
"@jiffpom: jiff? http://t.co/NiCzjniVUK" cutest dog ever!
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