DMX, the aspiring rapper/stick-up man turned actual rapper, has expired at age 50. He leaves behind 15 children. From a March 14, 2008 interview with DMX:
Q. Are you following the presidential race?
A. Not at all.
Q. You’re not? You know there’s a black guy running, Barack Obama, and then there’s Hillary Clinton.
A. His name is Barack?!
Q. Barack Obama, yeah.
A. What the f— is a Barack?! Barack Obama. Where he from, Africa?
Q. Yeah, his dad is from Kenya.
A. Barack Obama?
A. What the f—?! That ain’t no f—–’ name, yo. …. You can’t be serious. Barack Obama. Get the f— outta here.
Q. You’re telling me you haven’t heard about him before.
A. I ain’t really paying much attention.