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    The Defining Moments In Durag History

    A salute to the men and women who paved the way for waves.

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    This morning, at 6:42 a.m., it officially became #DuragHistoryWeek.

    A week dedicated to the greatest durag-wearers of all time...

    First off in #DuragHistoryWeek we have Sammy Davis Jr.

    W.E.B.B.I.E DuBois@fivefifths

    First off in #DuragHistoryWeek we have Sammy Davis Jr.

    6:43 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And the most memorable moments in durag history.

    rare photos of moses controlling all types of waves. #DuragHistoryWeek

    Sean.@Seantaneous

    rare photos of moses controlling all types of waves. #DuragHistoryWeek

    11:48 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    There is, of course, when R. Kelly rose out of the desert to greet the sun gods with his luscious sky blue durag and egyptian cotton headdress scarf.

    If this isn't the pinnacle of the durag's Golden Age, then I don't know what is. #DuragHistoryWeek

    Ol' QWERTY Bastard @TheDiLLon1

    If this isn't the pinnacle of the durag's Golden Age, then I don't know what is. #DuragHistoryWeek

    6:46 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The moment Beyoncé fell in love with Jay Z.

    Rare photo of what initially attracted Beyonce to Hov #DuragHistoryWeek

    Desus@desusnice

    Rare photo of what initially attracted Beyonce to Hov #DuragHistoryWeek

    2:45 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    When a durag was the only thing between 50 Cent and nine bullets.

    All of the songs off @50cent's legendary LP were written and recorded while draped in his durag #DuragHistoryWeek

    Slander Herrera@FizzyTheGOAT

    All of the songs off @50cent's legendary LP were written and recorded while draped in his durag #DuragHistoryWeek

    8:13 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    When Seagram's gin became an adult-version of the Happy Meal.

    RT @kc843: This was the greatest day in Durag history.

    ( . Y . )@HoodCertified

    RT @kc843: This was the greatest day in Durag history.

    9:22 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    When President Barack Obama became a man of the people.

    When you thinking about raising interest rates and you just got a fresh one #duraghistoryweek

    THE INCREDIBLE HOPE@CousinHope

    When you thinking about raising interest rates and you just got a fresh one #duraghistoryweek

    1:22 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And when Kip became a man.

    There's also the time Justin Timberlake crossed over.

    When Justin Timberlake first became black, he was awarded the coveted stocking cap. #duraghistoryweek

    Santino@SantinoSpeaks

    When Justin Timberlake first became black, he was awarded the coveted stocking cap. #duraghistoryweek

    3:28 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The days when Nelly was still in St. Louie.

    Legend says that nelly navigated to an uncharted island of hoes using his durag flap in the wind #DuragHistoryWeek

    Casey Dri.@LeanandCuisine

    Legend says that nelly navigated to an uncharted island of hoes using his durag flap in the wind #DuragHistoryWeek

    12:41 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Chamillionaire's career.

    Chamillionaire once known for his popular hit, lost all musical talent after he removed his durag #DuragHistoryWeek

    Casey Dri.@LeanandCuisine

    Chamillionaire once known for his popular hit, lost all musical talent after he removed his durag #DuragHistoryWeek

    1:06 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And let's not forget when the durag was literally the most important garment in the world.

    The finest durag the earth has ever seen. Respect the originator. #DuragHistoryWeek

    Rusty Redenbacher@rustymk2

    The finest durag the earth has ever seen. Respect the originator. #DuragHistoryWeek

    10:00 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    When it was a sign of hope.

    And brought everyone closer together.

    “@NovaNyce: A couple that waves together, stays together. #DuragHistoryWeek ”

    Black & Mild@TheBrittEffect

    “@NovaNyce: A couple that waves together, stays together. #DuragHistoryWeek ” ??

    5:14 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    By unifying people of all races and color.

    #DuragHistoryWeek is unifying people of all races and color

    Evil Empire@ATLienZ404

    #DuragHistoryWeek is unifying people of all races and color

    2:39 PM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Plus, there's each and every time Vince McMahon put it on.

    Vince McMahon... billionaire. philantrophist. Lord of the Durag. #duraghistoryweek

    #LawryHillSr @Its_JustLawry

    Vince McMahon... billionaire. philantrophist. Lord of the Durag. #duraghistoryweek

    10:42 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The untold stories of women in durag.

    The untold story of Women in Durag History, #DuragHistoryWeek

    W.E.B DemBois@Phil_Cosby_

    The untold story of Women in Durag History, #DuragHistoryWeek

    9:17 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    When David Beckham met Prince Charles WHILE WEARING A DURAG!!!

    When Batman really began.

    RT @BlackDannyOcean: When the Joker trippin but you just left the barbershop #DuragHistoryWeek

    Brandon@Jus1Nyt

    RT @BlackDannyOcean: When the Joker trippin but you just left the barbershop #DuragHistoryWeek

    10:31 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    When it was used to empower our children.

    you gotta raise a child up in the ways of righteousness #DuragHistoryWeek

    Munk @Felonious_munk

    you gotta raise a child up in the ways of righteousness #DuragHistoryWeek

    10:50 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And to fight aliens.

    The best of the best of the best, sir! #DuragHistoryWeek

    C.J.M.@charles270

    The best of the best of the best, sir! #DuragHistoryWeek

    7:51 AM - 30 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And when this brave warrior changed the whole damn game.

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