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ORIGINAL: "The Black List" on HBO. Thumbnail image by Slippy Slappy, used under Creative Commons license. "The Black List" is an amazing series of celebrity interviews about the modern black experience in the United States. Watch, empathize, be kind, and pay it forward.
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