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Of course Waka Flocka Flame announced his presidential campaign on 4/20

'Presidential kush' for everyone!

 

Audra Schroeder

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Published Apr 21, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 12:42 am CDT

Rapper Waka Flocka Flame is a great pitchman. He knows how to sell you on throat drops and blunt rolling, which means he understands health care and job creation. In other words, Waka is a better candidate for president than most of the current yahoos.

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It’s fitting, then, that Waka announced on Monday that he was running for president. In a video for Rolling Stone, Waka fulfilled a prophecy set forth in the ancient text known as Twitter, circa 2012.

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Many current presidential hopefuls have botched their campaign announcements, but Waka’s video set the gold standard. As far as policy stances go, he’s pro-marijuana and anti-dogs-in-restaurants. He’s also got that everyman touch: It looks like he’s still rolling his own blunts. 

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*First Published: Apr 21, 2015, 3:21 pm CDT