Chris Rock weighs in on the George Zimmerman trial.
“George Zimmerman, you are a profiling, vigilante, racist, right-wing, trigger-happy, child-killing coward. I want to rip off your nuts, shove them down your throat, pull them back out your ass, toss them like dice, roll a hard six, pick them back up, put them in a blender, make a nut smoothie, drink it all down, feel refreshed, piss it back out, take off your shirt, wipe it up, wash your shirt on high–oh, it’s gonna shrink–put the shirt on a dog, call that dog a cat, laugh at your cat-dog, drop you both off at a Crip cook-out in Compton!” - the host of the show this gif is from
Oh, does your dad follow you on instagram? I’m sure he can practically feel the appreciation through all those hashtags, alwaystrynaprovesomethinassniggas
I love that cash money symbol on my chest, and these diamonds shinin’ from here to magnolia projects; ya heard me?
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