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Charlamagne Tha God Makes Charlottesville Marchers Donkey Of The Day

"White allies who are decent human beings who don't have a racist, bigoted bone in their body must use their privilege to combat prejudice. Period."

Charlamagne Tha God wasted no time Monday morning (Aug. 14) bestowing the unflattering honor of "Donkey of The Day" to the Tiki torch bearing marchers that assembled this past weekend in Charlottesville, VA. The Power 105.1 host made it clear he wasn't just casting a net on everyone who participated in the demonstration, but also the well-meaning white people who choose to remain silent.

"Here's the thing and I saw Lena Dunham posted it on Instagram this weekend and I truly feel this way. She put 'All white people are responsible for the upholding of white supremacy, and they will have to be responsible for the fall of it.'  Good white people, white allies who are decent human beings who don't have a racist, bigoted bone in their body must use their privilege to combat prejudice. Period!" Charlamagne said. "If you're not a cracker-a** cracker, if you're not a white devil prove it through actions and deeds and words and lip service. I want to hear you denounce white devils. I want to hear you condemn cracker-a** crackers. That's my message plain and simple."

Over the weekend, hundreds of white supremacist and neo-nazis marched chanting "You will not replace us!”  “White lives matter!” and “Jews will not replace us!” due to the removal of a statue of Confederate Robert E. Lee. James Alex Fields Jr was later arrested and charged with one count of second-degree murder after the 20-year-old Ohio resident rammed a Dodge Challenger into a crowd of anti-protestors killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer.

While the president has made a statement against those who participated in the Charlottesville march, it was Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe who boldly told all white supremacist and neo-nazis to "go home." Charlamagne Tha God also offered some Donkey of The Day shade to Trump who received support from David Duke, a formal imperial wizard of The Klu Klux Klan as well as the editor of a neo-nazi newspaper.

Check out Uncle Charla's full rant below.

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"Another victory be flawless like the skin on me, damn/Please don't compare him and me, you offendin' me," Rocky rapped. Many fans assumed that this was a line aimed at Travis Scott.

"This ain't a diss and we ain't enemies," Rockky continued. "They concerned with making hits, I'm more concerned with breaking history/The loudest n***a in the room the weakest/I guess them quiet dudes need better speakers."

Fans claim during ASAP Rocky’s set he dissed Travis Scott 👀 Do y’all agree or are they reaching? pic.twitter.com/L8CrTdjfIX

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Apparently fans didn't believe Flacko. He took to Twitter to further addressed the situation.

THAT ME N TRAVIS BEEF SHIT SO PLAYED OUT , LET IT GO

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Over the years, A$AP Rocky has not been too happy about being compared to Travis Scott, however there has never been bad blood between the two rappers. Last year during an interview with Peter Rosenberg, Flacko praised the G.O.O.D Music artist.

"There's times when I feel like I pioneered a lot of shit, but don't get acknowledgement from certain people or artists. I think a lot of people see it too," Rocky said.

"I think Travis Scott... he makes cool music,"  he continued. "He just had a baby, I'm happy for that."

In other A$AP Rocky news, the "Purple Swag" MC opened up about his addiction to sex during an interview with Angie Martinez for her Untold Stories of Hip-Hop series on Wetv.

"I've been a sex addict for some time," he said. "I can't be embarrassed about it. I wear my heart on my sleeve. I don't do nothing that I'm not proud of speaking on."

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Ludacris To Assist Entrepreneurship In Entertainment Program At Georgia State University

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"Georgia State is one of the most innovative and diverse universities in the country," he said in a statement, per Georgia State University News Hub. "I couldn't imagine a better place to work with students than CMII." The program was founded in 2014 as a gateway for students to utilize their degrees to enhance Atlanta's music and film sectors and beyond.

In the late '90s, Ludacris pursued a degree in music management. Now, he'll be able to share tips and lectures on successful entrepreneurship and work in tandem with professors.

“Chris is an incredibly talented artist and has so much industry knowledge to share,” Brennen Dicker, CMII executive director, said. “We are excited to see how our students, and really the entire institute, will benefit from this great new partnership.”

Hey @ludacris, time to update your PantherCard! We’re excited to welcome Chris Bridges back to campus this fall as an artist-in-residence in @cmii_gsu. That’s #TheStateWay! https://t.co/mrMNXETPAE pic.twitter.com/ODj5tnuTz5

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Earlier this year, it was announced that The Matrix would return for a fourth storyline. Although a release date has yet to be announced, box office names like Keanu Reeves, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Carrie-Anne Moss, and now Jada Pinkett Smith have been attached to the franchise's upcoming installment.

According to Deadline, Pinkett Smith may step into her previous role of Niobe from the films The Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions. Her agent is allegedly in negotiations with the movie's producers so it's not set in stone as of yet, but fans of the franchise hope to witness Pinkett Smith's appearance on screen. The Matrix premiered in 1999, depicting a sci-fi story of a battle between humans and machines.

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The mother-of-two auditioned for Trinity but the role ended up going to Moss. However, the movie's visionaries Lana and Lilly Wachowski wrote Niobe with Pinkett Smith in mind. “I thought Carrie-Anne was the perfect Trinity, and there was no way I could do what she did,” she said. “And that’s the only time in my career I’ve said that about losing a role.”

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