Guns, drugs, teens, skank, and lust for quick cash. All that and more is evident in the locally produced hip hop video posted on the Times site today.
The four minute video called "Coco Cookin in the Kitchen" is on YouTube. The video features the prime suspect in last weeks stabbing death on Winslow Street.
More than that, it also underscores the dichotomy that exists in the two North Countries that pass in the night. There's the establishment, law and order, war on drugs, people of virtue, vision and accomplishment. Then there are those who don't adhere to the same sense of right or wrong and seem headed no damn where. They make news only when something goes terribly wrong.
Its social service and law enforcement who make their living at the intersection of the two factions.