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Posted: 1/5/2003 12:15:43 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/5/2003 12:16:41 AM EST by ArmaLiter]
In the song [b]Wangsta[/b] by the group 50 CENT, there is a line as follows: If you play me close, for sure I'm gonna pop my heat. Niggas sayin they goin murd' 50, how? We ridin 'round with guns the size of Lil Bow Wow. What you know about[red] AK's and AR 15's? Equipped with night vision, shell catchers and dem things, huh?[/red] MTV, those overly-liberal pukes, actually muted out the lyrics in [red]red[/red] aaarrrrgg!! [:(!] [b]ArmaLiter[/b]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 12:22:09 AM EST
hmmm can I ask how you found this out? Yup now MTV is dumbing down thier Hood Rap Ill wait for christina aguilera to come out with a new video I dont care if they mute the whole thing I just want to see how far she will push the system In the "skin war" between her and britany spears
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 12:23:18 AM EST
My, my, talk about straining gnats and swallowing camels! I'm glad that the remaining lyrics were so...nonviolent. Eric The(MTVIsAsThickAsABrick)Hun[>]:)]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 12:33:30 AM EST
Originally Posted By OregonShooter: hmmm can I ask how you found this out?
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That song is off the 8 MILE soundtrack, so I know the full lyrics. I happened to catch the video of the song on MTV and when I was waiting to hear the mentioned lyrics, the lyrics were silenced/muted out from the video. [b]ArmaLiter[/b]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 12:39:28 AM EST
Oh ok Armaliter I didnt think they did a press relese on that
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 12:47:29 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/5/2003 12:47:54 AM EST by raven]
They blocked out the first four words of the Weezer song "Hashpipe" on the title caption of the video, so it read "****pipe" [rolleyes]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 12:54:00 AM EST
I think MTV should remove the [b]M[/b] from MTV. [b]ArmaLiter[/b]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 1:11:34 AM EST
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 1:18:10 AM EST
Thats nothing new from MTV. They've been doing that for years. They bleep out any reference to firearms.They censor all firearms out of videos. If an artist uses their hands to mimic a gun they blur it out of the video but they'll show guys kissing?!
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 1:21:15 AM EST
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 2:18:50 AM EST
The first video I ever saw on MTV was DIO's "Holy Diver". I'm old! McBalming
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 2:37:57 AM EST
Didn't "50 Cent" get pinched this week with a weapons charge? Funny.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 3:29:49 AM EST
I really don't have a problem with it. I don't think promoting AR-15's as a drive by weapon of choice to teenagers is a good idea.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 3:34:21 AM EST
I am sorry, but I think you are wrong. MTV playing music videos? We all know that doesn't happen. That hasn't happened years!
Originally Posted By ArmaLiter: In the song [b]Wangsta[/b] by the group 50 CENT, there is a line as follows: If you play me close, for sure I'm gonna pop my heat. Niggas sayin they goin murd' 50, how? We ridin 'round with guns the size of Lil Bow Wow. What you know about[red] AK's and AR 15's? Equipped with night vision, shell catchers and dem things, huh?[/red] MTV, those overly-liberal pukes, actually muted out the lyrics in [red]red[/red] aaarrrrgg!! [:(!] [b]ArmaLiter[/b]
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Link Posted: 1/5/2003 3:35:40 AM EST
Originally Posted By SWIRE: I really don't have a problem with it. I don't think promoting AR-15's as a drive by weapon of choice to teenagers is a good idea.
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You beat me by [i]that[/i] much. I agree. Why do we want millions of people hearing that AR15s and AK47s are the new weapon of choice for gangstas and criminals? I don't. That is very bad press. Thank you, MTV. Disclaimer: I don't watch MTV as it sucks and has little to do with music anymore.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 3:50:26 AM EST
There was a point in time when MTV was bucking the PC system. But those days are LONG gone. I remember staying up to see the world premier of Jump by VH back in '84. Man, it's hard to believe it was that long ago...
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 4:25:37 AM EST
video killed the radio star...
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 4:41:18 AM EST
MTV ranks right after the two PMS channels and CNN. I don't watch those either. Eddie
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 5:25:33 AM EST
Originally Posted By Ire: I am sorry, but I think you are wrong. MTV playing music videos? We all know that doesn't happen. That hasn't happened years!
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ain't that the truth! back in the early 80's, it was MUSIC VIDEOS and maybe a snipit of music related news 1x/hr. (damn that was about 20yrs ago now)[shock]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 5:31:12 AM EST
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 5:41:03 AM EST
Originally Posted By CAMPYBOB: video killed the radio star...
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First song on MTV.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 5:41:25 AM EST
Now MTV's Cribs show focus on their cars. And all of them have some mighty dark tinted windows. Don't the auto shop have a tint meter? Isn't too dark tinted windows a motor vehicle violation and warrant a vehicle stop?
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 5:44:53 AM EST
Originally Posted By The_Beer_Slayer: MTV has sucked ever since the cancelled the "Headbanger's Ball" mike
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BOOYAHH!!! The Slayer of Brew summed it up right there.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 6:02:27 AM EST
Why not "bleep out" the N word too........... Not that I care, what kind of racial remark you wanna make. My mother thought me: "Sticks and stones may break my bones but, words will never hurt me." I think more people should have learned it too, instead of getting all UPSET over a word. Then again I'm not into being P.C.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 6:08:27 AM EST
Originally Posted By SWIRE: I really don't have a problem with it. I don't think promoting AR-15's as a drive by weapon of choice to teenagers is a good idea.
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Actually the way teenagers work, they bleep will just encourage them to search out the original source and buy Emimem's album. Mr. Mather's is thanking the execs at MTV for their stupidity. Once again liberals who think they are doing good work, (censorship), find out the law of un-intended consequences.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 6:18:45 AM EST
MTV and the gangsta crap they air SUCKS!!!
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 6:32:06 AM EST
MTV exists soley so China can sell clothes, candy, and hygiene products to teenagers.
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 6:42:47 AM EST
Originally Posted By Big_Bear: MTV... why does anyone still watch that crap?
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The Osbournes [:D]
Link Posted: 1/5/2003 6:46:27 AM EST
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