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14 Times "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air" Was The Realest Show On TV

Ashley Banks was a feminist.

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1. That time Uncle Phil basically told the police officer "you gon' learn today" after he unlawfully arrested Will and Carlton.

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2. When Ashley gave a feminist twist to prayer.

3. When Carlton preached this good word after another black man told him he wasn't "black enough."

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4. When Will wasn't here for racial nicknames.

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5. When Jazz dropped this knowledge long before Mike Brown.

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6. When Will's classmate schooled him on catcalling women.

7. When Will was shocked because black folk aren't used to the police showing up quickly when they call for help.

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8. When Ashley spoke this truth about fragile masculinity.

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9. Every time Will asked what we were all wondering.

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10. When Will spoke for fatherless sons across the country.

11. When Hillary spoke on the importance of knowing the person you love will never give up on you.

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12. When Will gave the working class definition of saving.

13. When Ashley pioneered the now-popular phrase carefree black girl.

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http://shannondamani.tumblr.com/post/114248251816/cfbg

14. When Will gave an honest portrayal of how he's treated when people don't recognize him.

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Answer: Like every other black man in America.

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