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  • Family member confirms DMX given Covid vaccine days before lethal heart attack, say the heart attack that led to his death was not from a drug overdose

    04/10/2021 7:11:19 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    NOQ Report ^ | 04/10/2021 | Scott Boyd
    Rapper DMX, whose real name was Earl Simmons, died yesterday following complications from a heart attack. The 50-year-old music star was widely reported to have been hospitalized for a drug overdose that induced the heart attack, but a female member of his family told MTO News that he did not take drugs prior to the heart attack. He did, however, receive a Covid vaccination days before.Editor’s Note: We generally do not post single-source stories. The source for the information—MTO News—is a heavily trafficked site (over 10 million visitors per month) with contacts in the rap world. Though we have not...
  • News Summary Intelligence Report Friday 4/9/2021 Newsdump Friday

    04/09/2021 9:34:08 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 5 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 4/9/2021 | Nextrush/Self
    Pfizer is asking the Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization to administer its COVID-19 vaccine to 12 to 15 year olds... Tonight its estimated that 34.66 percent of the US population has been partially vaccinated and 20.66 fully vaccinated. Australia ordering 40 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine as it moves away from original plans to use the AstraZeneca vaccine... The 24-hour garrisoning of the fenced off Grace Life Church near Edmonton, Alberta continuing today. It appears that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police reinforced their presence ahead of possible Sunday worship outside the fences... The US is sending...
  • Rapper DMX has died at the age of 50, family confirms

    04/09/2021 9:54:58 AM PDT · by Shadylake · 55 replies
    AP ^ | 4/9/2021 | AP
    Rapper DMX died Friday after suffering a heart attack last weekend, his family confirmed Friday. “We are deeply saddened to announce today that our loved one, DMX, birth name of Earl Simmons, passed away at 50 years old at White Plains Hospital with his family by his side after being placed on life support for the past few days," his family said in a statement. "Earl was a warrior who fought till the very end. He loved his family with all of his heart and we cherish the times we spent with him. Earl’s music inspired countless fans across the...
  • DMX, NY hip-hop icon, dead at 50

    04/09/2021 9:53:53 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 66 replies
    NY Post Page Six ^ | April 9, 2021 | 12:24pm | By Jesse O’Neill and Ian Mohr
    Legendary rapper DMX, who made music about a life of trouble and crime that he also lived, passed away Friday following an April 2 drug overdose that left him in a “vegetative state.” He was 50.
  • Dr. Jordan Peterson ft. DMX - "Pick up your suffering and bear it!"

    03/25/2018 7:14:14 AM PDT · by Voption · 8 replies
    YouTube ^ | September, 2017 | DMX featuring Dr. Jordan Peterson
    "How you overcome the suffering of life? Be a better person. That's how you do it. Well, that's hard. It takes responsibility. You want to have a meaningful life? Everything you do matters. That's definition of a meaningful life. But everything you do matters. You gonna carry that with you. Or do you just want to forget about whole meaning thing, then you don’t have any responsibility, because who the hell cares, you can wander through life doing whatever you want, gratifying impulsive desires for how long useful that’s going to be, and you’re stuck in meaninglessness, but you don’t...
  • Homeowner: 2 teens shot were 'vermin,' not human

    04/24/2014 11:07:12 AM PDT · by Uncle Chip · 215 replies
    Boston Herald ^ | April 23, 2014 | Associated Press
    LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — A Minnesota man who killed two teenagers who broke into his home can be heard on an audio recording talking to himself for hours after the shooting and at one point, apparently describing the slain teens as "vermin." Byron Smith, of Little Falls, faces first-degree premeditated murder charges in the deaths of 18-year-old Haile Kifer and 17-year-old Nick Brady on Thanksgiving Day in 2012. Smith, 65, claimed he was defending himself and feared for his life after several break-ins at his home. Prosecutors, though, say Smith planned the killings. They say he sat in a chair...
  • George Zimmerman / DMX fight cancelled. Liberals take victory lap

    02/09/2014 1:52:17 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 39 replies
    Hot Air ^ | February 9, 2014 | Jazz Shaw
    In case you missed it, celebrity fight promoter Damon Feldman recently set up another of these pay per view boxing events between George Zimmerman and DMX (who is apparently a musician fallen on hard times). These celebrity boxing events are not a new thing. TheyÂ’ve been held before, featuring various B list actors, failed childhood stars and other media figures. Danny Bonaduce went through a lot of this as an adult when his career fizzled after the Partridge Family years. But back to ZimmermanÂ… The proceeds from the show were slated to go to charity. But there is still a...
  • George Zimmerman’s boxing match with rapper DMX canceled

    02/09/2014 11:18:01 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 25 replies
    Bay News 9 ^ | Sunday, February 09, 2014, 10:28 AM
    A celebrity boxing match involving George Zimmerman has been called off. […] Damon Feldman, the owner of Celebrity Boxing, said Zimmerman was the wrong person to put in the ring and define celebrity boxing, because he’d rather “make people happy.” …
  • George Zimmerman set to fight rapper DMX in celeb boxing match

    02/05/2014 4:35:49 PM PST · by Clintonfatigued · 46 replies
    The Boston Globe ^ | February 5, 2014 | Doug Saffir
    <p>It seems like a lot of people are eager to throw a punch at George Zimmerman.</p> <p>At least, that's how Celebrity Boxing owner Damon Feldman made it sound when he told CNN that, within an hour of opening applications to challenge Zimmerman, he had more than 8,000 people eager to share the ring.</p>
  • George Zimmerman to fight rapper DMX in celebrity boxing bout

    02/05/2014 10:09:46 AM PST · by servo1969 · 68 replies
    CNN ^ | 2-5-2014 | Saeed Ahmed
    <p>As in, what now, George Zimmerman?</p> <p>Seems like the former neighborhood watchman has found yet another way to remain in the public limelight.</p> <p>This time, he'll be stepping into a boxing ring to fight rapper DMX.</p> <p>Zimmerman said the celebrity boxing match was his idea. Boxing was his hobby, he told Radar Online last month, even prior to the "incident."</p>
  • Rapper DMX arrested for drugs, animal cruelty

    05/09/2008 7:03:41 PM PDT · by BJClinton · 29 replies · 146+ views
    AP via Yahoo! ^ | 05/09/2008 | BOB CHRISTIE
    PHOENIX - DMX was arrested on drug and animal-cruelty charges following an overnight raid on the rapper's house Friday, authorities said. The 37-year-old rapper, whose given name is Earl Simmons, initially tried to barricade himself in his bedroom but emerged when a SWAT team entered his north Phoenix home during the 3 a.m. raid, sheriff's spokesman Capt. Paul Chagolla said. The arrest and search warrants stemmed from indictments for felony drug possession and misdemeanor animal cruelty charges. He made an initial court appearance Friday where bail was sent at $7,500, said his local attorney, Cameron Morgan. Morgan said he expected...
  • US rapper DMX given jail sentence

    01/31/2009 10:24:13 PM PST · by babubabu · 10 replies · 589+ views
    BBC ^ | 1/31/09 | BBC
    Rap star DMX, famous for his hit track "Party Up (Up in Here)" given 90 day sentence.
  • DMX Adopts Pink Prison Wardrobe (in Sheriff Joe Arpaio's jail)

    01/16/2009 4:16:11 PM PST · by Mr. Mojo · 14 replies · 1,419+ views
    Yahoo Music ^ | Jan. 16, 2009
    Looks like Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio has come up with the cure for DMX's addiction to jail. The hip-hop star and repeat offender, like all of Arpaio's other inmates in the Maricopa county jail, must wear pink t-shirts, underwear and socks. The girlie wardrobe colors caught DMX by surprise. "This is ridiculous, this is disrespectful," DMX said with a sarcastic laugh during an interview with My Fox Phoenix. "Why the pink?" According to Arpaio, DMX is serving time for charges of animal cruelty, drugs and fraud. Arpaio did not express any sympathy for the hardcore rapper, adding, that jail was...
  • Sheriff says suspected drugs found in rapper's home

    08/27/2007 1:14:13 PM PDT · by BradtotheBone · 29 replies · 860+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | Aug. 27, 2007
    PHOENIX — Deputies searching the home of rapper DMX during an investigation into claims of animal cruelty found about a half-pound of suspected illegal narcotics, the Maricopa County sheriff said Saturday. No charges have been filed or arrests made. Sheriff Joe Arpaio said the investigation into alleged animal cruelty was ongoing, and the suspected drugs were being tested to confirm their content. Friday's search was prompted by reports that pit bulls kept by the rapper at the home in rural north Phoenix were not being given enough food or water. A dozen pit bulls were seized, the bodies of three...
  • Sheriff raids DMX' home, seizes dogs (DRUGS)

    08/25/2007 6:52:15 PM PDT · by Dubya · 32 replies · 991+ views
    Associated Press ^ | Aug. 25, 2007 | BOB CHRISTIE
    Deputies searching the home of rapper DMX during an investigation into claims of animal cruelty found about a half-pound of suspected illegal narcotics, the Maricopa County sheriff said Saturday. No charges have been filed or arrests made. Sheriff Joe Arpaio said the investigation into alleged animal cruelty was ongoing, and the suspected drugs were being tested to confirm their content. Friday's search was prompted by reports that pit bulls kept by the rapper at the home in rural north Phoenix were not being given enough food or water. A dozen pit bulls were seized, the bodies of three dogs were...
  • Pit bulls seized in raid on rapper DMX's home

    08/24/2007 5:00:20 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 24 replies · 753+ views
    Reuters ^ | August 24, 2007
    PHOENIX (Reuters) - Maricopa County Sheriff's deputies removed 12 distressed pit bulls from the Phoenix area home of rapper-turned-actor DMX in a raid that also found a number of firearms, police said on Friday. Sheriffs' office spokesman Capt. Paul Chagolla said DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, 36, was not at home during the raid. "We served an initial search warrant for animal neglect, and 12 pit bulls were removed," Chagolla told Reuters by telephone. "There are weapons in the home, and we are in the process of obtaining an amended warrant," he added.
  • DMX's Arizona Home Raided; A Dozen Pit Bulls Removed From Residence

    08/24/2007 3:07:38 PM PDT · by Terpfen · 70 replies · 3,418+ views
    MTV.com ^ | Friday, August 24, 2007 | Chris Harris
    Deputies with the Maricopa County sheriff's office raided the Cave Creek, Arizona, home of rapper DMX on Friday morning (August 24), and according to a police spokesperson, 12 pit bulls were removed from the residence, all in bad condition. Police would not get into specifics but did say the animals are being tended to by veterinarians. At this point, DMX (real name: Earl Simmons) has not been officially charged with any crime, but police are still investigating. DMX was not at his home at the time of the raid, during which police also discovered a large cache of weapons. Police...
  • Rapper DMX Arrested in Crash of NYC Police Car

    04/16/2005 9:12:11 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 8 replies · 429+ views
    Reuters ^ | April 16, 2005
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rapper DMX was arrested after a three-car crash involving a police cruiser on a major New York City expressway, police said on Saturday. Police said a car driven by DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, hit another car, which then slammed into the cruiser late Friday on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx. Two police officers were treated for minor injuries. The 34-year-old hip-hop star was charged with driving with a suspended license and released, police said. The driver of the first car hit was treated for minor injuries, according to local papers. Last...
  • Would Saddam or Terrorists Dishonor a U.N. "Seal"?

    10/29/2004 11:12:54 AM PDT · by drill_ANWR · 9 replies · 354+ views
    Capital Ideas ^ | 10/29/2004 | Pistol Pete
    Silly me! I always assumed that the "seals" U.N. Weapons Inspectors used to demarcate and isolate -- say, for instance, 377 tons of high explosive powders -- in Saddam's weapons storage facilities were some kind of super-secret, traceable electronic gadgets that were all-emcompassing for each storage building and "failsafe" in their ability to detect any tampering or back-door entrance to inspected and sealed buildings. Once again, silly me! What I learned today, thanks to Fox News' Brett Baier, is that these "seals" are little stamped copper buttons attached to thin wire and tied to the door of each explosives powder...
  • DFU SONG: Party Up (yes, hip-hoppin' Kerry can rap....really.....he's not just pandering)

    04/01/2004 11:51:53 AM PST · by doug from upland · 5 replies · 229+ views
    DFU SONG PARODIES | 4-2004 | Lyrics, Doug from Upland
    http://users.pandora.be/wacf/midrap.htm MIDI - PARTY UP by DMX da da da da da... da da da da da da da da da da da da da da... da da da da da da da da I'm the Kerry man...and I have a plan...I will beat George Bush...yes, I can Have I told you that I was in Nam...just go ask my mom...she will say her son is the bomb For this office I will really strive...but to stay alive...I will never let Teddy drive On each issue I will take both sides...that trick hasn't died...you just watch as I slip and...