Will Smith Freestyle of the Day

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Some lucky party goers at Gabrielle Union's 40th birthday party in Miami Saturday night witnessed a rare performance from the Fresh Prince himself, Will Smith. The A-list action star grabbed the mic while Doug E. Fresh provided the human beatbox, and spit some lines -- including an out-of-character n-bomb -- before doing a brief medley of "Summertime" and the Fresh Prince of Bel Air theme.

Gitmo Detainees' Obsession of the Day

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Gitmo Detainees' Obsession of the Day
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The captives at Guantanamo Bay may be stuck there indefinitely, but the librarian has their back.

From today's Miami Herald:

Harry Potter books are passé among the prisoners. The adventures of the boy wizard have been supplanted by early episodes of Will Smith's 1990s TV comedy, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, as a popular way to pass time among the 168 captives now in their second decade of U.S. detention.

"I just ordered all six seasons," says librarian Milton, a Defense Department contractor who gives only his first name to visiting journalists."

Most prisoners can watch the show communally "pretty much around the clock. ... A maximum security captive, who represents about 15 percent of the population, can watch the show alone for perhaps an hour or two a day."

Fresh Remix of the Day

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Fresh Remix of the Day: Pogo returns to remix the "voices and beats" of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

You can pick up the MP3 here.

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Celebrities Are Not Like Us of the Day

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Celebrities Are Not Like Us of the Day
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Celebrities Are Not Like Us of the Day: Apparently having to sit among the plebes in a flying bus for less than an hour was too much for the Fresh Prince to bear: The Daily Mirror reports that Will Smith caused a bit of a stir among employees of Aer Lingus, when he snubbed the Irish national carrier in favor of a £10,000 private jet upon discovering that a 50-minute flight from Dublin to Manchester