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All of History Culminates in This Boyz II Men-Inspired Song About Silk Road

Earlier this month, the FBI shut down Silk Road, a website for buying and selling illegal drugs, and arrested its alleged mastermind and founder, Ross Ulbricht. It alleges that, along with making over $80 million off the site, he tried to order the murder of one of its users. “Not long ago, I had a clean hit done for $80K,” Ulbricht, who went by the name Dread Pirate Roberts on the site, is reported to have complained.

Now, a former user has bid adieu to Silk Road, in a video which you can’t not watch.

This is dripping with 2013-ness. I don’t even know where to start.

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