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The Confessional

Here’s What White People Continue To Miss About Will Smith Slapping Chris Rock

It’s okay to slap people you don’t like.

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Sometimes it's okay to slap people. Just to be clear, this was the only part of the Oscars I saw. As is the case with most of us. I, like many other people under 40, don’t care about giving awards to wealthy actors for three hours once a year.




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