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Do Good Guys Kill? Or Slap?

Will Smith and Chris Rock

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I know. Not another story about the slap heard ‘round the world. I promise you, Smith is more like the launch point rather than the destination.

A lot of incredible Medium writers have toiled over the slap story. Johnny Silvercloud explored Smith’s narcissism and asked poignant questions of Black people in When I Joke About White Supremacists

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Smith? Check. Now Clean Up the Rest of Your Hot Mess, AMPAS.