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Let's take this opportunity to clarify something: The best Chappelle's Show sketch was Charlie Murphy's stories about Rick James. There's no need to be contrarian about this.

Watch both parts again. It has everything you'd need: amazing one-liners, a crazy plot that's not too crazy to dismiss, Murphy calling James a "habitual line-stepper," and Dave Chappelle with a perfectly exaggerated impression. If your shitty friends who beat references to death didn't exist, you'd still adore it. The space between each Chappelle's Show sketch in an imaginary ranking is close, but the Charlie Murphy anecdote of all anecdotes is at the top.


Anyway, Nick Young dressed up as Rick James for Halloween and did the "five fingers" joke. It's great:


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