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Cardi B reacts to viral scout girl’s video

Singer Cardi B took to Twitter to acknowledge the viral scout girl's video and reacted in an adorable manner. According to eonline.com, recently, a video of a 10-year-old scout girl Kiki Paschall created a lot of buzz of the internet when she mixed Cardi B's famous Money track. The little talented girl's video said, “Black girl magic, you know the deal/Communities served, leadership skills/Studio City to Woodland Hills,” the youngster rhymes to the tune of the famous song. "Been in this game since 2014/selling them cookies is my thing/buy Thin Mints or even S'mores/Please open up when I knock on...


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Jeddah bids farewell to art-loving mayor Mohammed Said Farsi who transformed the city

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