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Monday, March 5, 2012

Today in "It Was a Good Day"

Posted by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey on Mon, Mar 5, 2012 at 1:29 PM

In 1993, Ice Cube released "It Was a Good Day."

Since then the internet (and by "internet" I mean "people like you") have been vociferously debating over the exact date that was being depicted in "It Was a Good Day." This person insists it was January 20, 1992, while yet another person makes a solid argument for November 30, 1988.

So which, if either, is correct? Movie Fone interviewed Monsieur Cube and asked him this very question:

The original research shows that it's Jan 20, 1992. Someone else thinks it's Nov 30, 1988.
I think I had a good day on both of those days. You know.

Is this your Carly Simon, "You're So Vain," song? That you'll never admit when it was? Then you'll auction the answer off some day to one guy who, under contract, can't reveal the day?
Nah. You know — it's a song. It's a fictional song. It's basically my interpretation of what a great day would be. Do you know what I'm saying? So, you know, it's a little of this and a little of that. I don't think you can pinpoint the day.

Obviously Ice Cube is fucking with us. So once again it's up to Blogtown Scientifical Polls™ to settle this question once and for all.

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