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Thursday, June 5, 2008

Rapper gets epic last laugh against Rev. Pfleger

Posted on Thu, Jun 5, 2008 at 12:01 PM

Oh, hypocrisy. It'll bite ya every time.

In July of last year, the Rev. Michael Pfleger, pastor of St. Sabina Catholic Church in Chicago launched a high-and-mighty campaign against rappers, posting billboards around town proclaiming 50 Cent, Twista, Snoop Dogg and others as "trash."



His flock eventually pressured McDonald's Corp. into dropping Twista from their 10-city music tour. Once again, God won out against that devil music.

Then the Reverend opened his big dumb mouth. He unleashed a monumentally sexist rant against former Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, claiming she was crying over a "black man stealing my show." Oh, and he did it as a guest speaker at Trinity United Church of Christ, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright's former church. This led Obama to finally resign altogether from the church and now the church's Cardinal has asked Pfleger to step down from his position.

Ouch!

As you would imagine, Twista has some words for Mr. Pfleger, along the lines of "HA HA!". Let's listen:

â??Do unto others as you would have others do unto you. Just last summer Father Pfleger said my words was trash to the community and I didnâ??t deserve to be on the McDonalds tour. Itâ??s crazy how the tables turned in just under a year. Father Pflegerâ??s own words and opinions of Mrs. Clinton came In the worst way and now he expects for the world and his church to give him a full acceptance. Do you think its right that he apologizes and gets away with his words? Did he really lose anything? I lost a multi million dollar contract, he embarrassed and disgraced my name in public by his billboards calling my music trash. He even went as far as getting Bill Oâ??Reily to get on TV to diss me as well, and not once did he ever call me or even ask me my opinion of my views and music.

All it took was the young generation to expose him of his true colors, big shout out to Youtube.com, for putting him on blast. Mr. Pfleger is in a much stronger position than I am. I represent the streets and hip-hop while he is a representative of God and I feel like he should have been a little more careful of his words too. I donâ??t look for any apologies from him, McDonalds, or even little Bill Oâ??Reily. I keep it street and 100 by saying â??LOOK WHOâ??S CALLING THE KETTLE BLACKâ??. â??





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