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Clips from the 1998 movie Half Baked starring comedian Dave Chappelle as Sir Smoka-Lot the maniac rapper hooked on weed “God…if you listening…..HEEEELP!”

Sir Smoka Lot having some major problems!

Sir Smoke A lot ‘Samson gets me lifted’

 I want to talk to Samson! Fly me to the moon like that bitch Alice Kramden! ‘Cause it’s hard being black and gifted. Sometimes I just wanna throw it all down and get lifted!

Sir smoke a lot ‘I wanna talk to Samson’

i wanna talk to sampson!

Samson gets me Lifted

Tracy Morgan returns here as veejay Buster Philips (Shot 1), introducing the new music video from Sir Smoka Lot, “Samson Gets Me Lifted” (Shot 2).  In a nice moment of self-referenciality, the director of the video is listed as Tamra Davis, the director of Half-Baked.  Even more self-referential is the fact that Sir Smoka Lot is played by Dave Chapelle, who also plays the lead role in the film.  A cut from a shot of Smoka Lot sitting in a chair (made of weed, in a suit made of weed) (Shot 4) to a matching shot of Dave (as Thurgood) sitting in his chair (Shot 5) emphasizes the similarity.  Moreover, the title of the song, “Samson Gets Me Lifted,” refers to the drug dealer that the characters buy their drugs from.

Sir-Smokes-Alot asks why…

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Watch the full movie Half Baked on youtube or check out the youtube channel Sir Smoke-a-Lot – Topic for more classic clips

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