Bound To A Tainted Public Perception
The Grammys troubling relationship with Kanye West
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I rarely write personal posts, but the past year of my life has been a special one, and I felt it deserves some kind of documentation, outside of the roughly 6,000 tweets I tapped out in 2014. To truly understand my year, you need to know how I got to this point, and about the three wonderful people who have played a huge part in my life and career.
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Nine years ago, Jackie was my first love.
Jackie was a wonderful girl.
Jackie was engaging. Jackie loved to laugh. Jackie loved to learn.
Jackie was joyful.
Jackie played sports. I played sports. We talked on long bus rides to away games. We stayed after practice to see one another. Jackie was mature, beyond what…