Hip Hop's Open Letter To Youngins To Barack The Vote
Oct 03 | by Natasha
The folks from Bad Boy have sent over this open letter from Diddy, Jay-Z, Mary J Blige, and Kevin Liles. And they are all encouraging Young America to get their ish together and Barack The Vote. Check it:
Dear Young America, WE ARE IN A STATE OF EMERGENCY!!! YOU MUST REGISTER TO VOTE BY MONDAY OCTOBER 6, 2008!!!!! We are only 31 days from the most important election of our lifetime. MONDAY OCTOBER 6, 2008 IS THE DEADLINE. We are at war, banks are closing, people are losing their jobs and houses every day. It is our responsibility to protect our futures. Time is running out. You must register by Monday October 6th. Barack Obama cannot win this election on his own; he needs our help. This election is about us. This election is about our children’s future. If you have not registered to vote, you are disrespecting everyone that sacrificed their lives for you to have this right. You are also disrespecting your future. The time is NOW for us to use the voices with which God has blessed us. We need you to do all you can. Here is what we need to do: 1. Register to vote BY MONDAY, OCTOBER 6th 2008 2. Get as many people as you can to register with you 3. Go to the poll and vote on November 4th Barack Obama said it best, “Eight is Enough.” No longer will we stand by and follow leadership with no regard for us and no accountability to us. We can be the deciding factor in this election, but you must register to vote to make your voice heard. Who are we? We are young America. This is our moment of truth. Are you registered for change? October 6th is only a few days away. Make sure that on November 4th, we are able to say that we did everything in our power to make sure that Barack Obama becomes the next President of the United States. We owe this to our children, our parents, our grandparents and ourselves. We need you to become a part of Team Obama. This is the most important election in our lifetime. REGISTER TO VOTE BY MONDAY OCTOBER 6th and VOTE TO MAKE HISTORY ON NOVEMBER 4th!!!! Visit www.VoteForChange.com to register to vote TODAY It is our duty to make our voices heard. STOP what you’re doing right now and lets REGISTER TO VOTE. Time is running out!!!!!!!!! God Bless, Sean “Diddy” Combs Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter Mary J. Blige Kevin LilesNice. In other news: The Game premieres tonight on the CW and of course they're giving it hardly any promo at all. They didn't even update the new time/day slot on the CW website. Damn shame. The premiere is tonight at 8:30p est.
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