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Posted December 13th, 2009 at 5:12 PM by Misheard Whisper

Just came on the TV, so I turned it up and rocked out (can you rock out to Down? idk) because nobody else is home. When it got to lil' Wayne's bit, though . . .

"She gets down *** for me . . ."

I kid you not, they censored out the word 'low'. W. TF. Yes, I get the connotations associated with the term, but still, what the hell?

It's like when they censored the word 'shirt' from MCR's Teenagers. Just because the lyrics talked about 'what you got under your shirt'. I mean, I get the picture there too, but the people they're worried about in these cases - kids etc - are more likely to notice and wonder about a word if it's missing than if it's there, amirite?

Jeez, TV is dumb. *plays 'uncensored' Down on iTunes*
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    Ho-Oh's Avatar
    Yay Down <3

    ...now you put Lil Wayne's part in my head. fml ;;
    Posted December 13th, 2009 at 5:21 PM by Ho-Oh Ho-Oh is offline
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    Blaziquaza's Avatar
    LOLZ.This is just weird. why the F would they censor a non-swear word.TV these days...XD
    Posted December 13th, 2009 at 5:23 PM by Blaziquaza Blaziquaza is offline
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    Misheard Whisper's Avatar
    @Anica: Oops, mibad. How about we be optimistic and say 'That's one less word from Lil' Wayne that we have to listen to?'

    That probably won't work.

    @Blazi: Well, I won't deny it's daft, but at least I can see the reasoning behind it.
    Posted December 13th, 2009 at 5:36 PM by Misheard Whisper Misheard Whisper is offline