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Hello World,

This is Mr.James, a.k.a Hood Intellect. Reporting from the NYC area in a Brooklyn neighborhood called East New York. I'm starting this blog as my platform to getting my voice out to the larger public. My hope is to relate to other "Hood Intellects" in NYC and build the brand bigger than that Mark Zuckerberg thing or that Apple with a bite in it. To me there is no topic that will be off limits, sex , money, politics, if it happens and I got an opinon on it you better believe I'm going to blog about it. So now that the formal introductions are over with, let the intellectualism commence!!!!! 

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