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Full Metal Jacket (Movies)

"Weevil love you long time."

What's more likely? That Weevil is a fan of 2 Live Crew's rap hit "Me So Horny" or that he's seen Kubrick's 1987 indictment on Marine training methods during the war in Vietnam? It's a reference within a reference within a reference, kids, as Weevil quotes the rappers sampling the Saigon hooker in the movie who looks for love cash with "Hey, you got girlfriend Vietnam? Me so horny. Me love you long time." Both the film and the song, on the album As Nasty As They Wanna Be, attracted the sort of controversy that would appeal to a literate thug.

1.01 "Pilot"

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