This Chris Rock interview at a monster truck rally is all sorts of awkward

What does N.W.A. stand for? 


Audra Schroeder


Published Jun 30, 2014   Updated May 31, 2021, 1:14 am CDT

The highlight of last night’s BET Awards might have been Nicki Minaj’s speech about authenticity and the dangers of TMZ, but host Chris Rock also provided a few enlightening moments. In one segment, he traveled to a monster truck rally to ask people about the BET Awards, and it went about as well as you’d imagine.

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One woman actually knows what BET stands for. Rock asks her a followup: What does N.W.A. stand for?

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“National white association?” she responds.

At this rally, Rick Ross is also Mr. T, and Eminem and Macklemore should win at this year’s awards. If you can make to the end without throwing your computer across the room, the guy who gets the Drake lyric right might be the best part.

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Screengrab via BET, Photo by (CC By 2.0) | Remix by fern

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*First Published: Jun 30, 2014, 1:00 pm CDT