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homeboy

and homegirl
n. a buddy; a pal. (Originally between blacks. Also a term of address. Homeboy is for males and homegirl is for females.) Come on, homeboy. Help out a friend. Tsup, homegirl?
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Ronnie Cajayon from The Homeboys said after a hard fought match, "It's a shame we did not win, but we are happy with second place.
* assessing market opportunities for Homeboy Merchandise and for Homeboy Cafe;
On their last morning in New Orleans, Juan Carlos Zamudio, who has been with Homeboys since he was 15 years old, reflected on what he had seen.
Zarate and Homeboy Industries will fulfill one of their own goals in March, when a new and much bigger Homegifts Cafe opens its doors.
Abajo izquierda, Angel (3eraldo Lira-Alvarez (East Side Homeboys).
Freelance journalist Fremon profiles the work of Los Angeles Catholic priest Father Greg Boyle (or "G-dog" to the gang members with whom he works), founder of Jobs for a Future and Homeboy Industries, during the early 1990s.
'The Homeboy gangs originally lived off the scraps of the Yardie drug dealing but have now grown up,' he said.
Still, the book has outlasted the band.) Racial and sexual tensions swirl around a mansion party where young and old bulimics, undocumented lesbian immigrants from Palomar, Hollywood execs, racist skinheads, and revenge-minded homeboys are all about to hear the band's debut.
Stone made his national television directorial debut during last year's Super Bowl with the much talked about Budweiser/Anheuser Busch commercials that feature him and a group of his homeboys greeting one another with the now ubiquitous "Whassup?" refrain.
When these two homeboys finally turned their lives toward peace, there was no safe place for them.
It's ideal for astronauts, space-men and hi-tech homeboys, priced pounds 225, from USC stores.
AVS Operations Manager Alan Clark says the company was founded because Chattanooga wanted to run electric buses, and preferred to award its contract to homeboys. But AVS is not a heavily subsidized nonprofit, it's a thriving private company, with exciting plans for a hybrid turbine-electric bus.
Most were to bury the overdosed homeboys, but the escalating street violence was contributing.
The Latinas reported that hanging out and partying were among their major activities, both for themselves separately and with their homeboys. In these settings, drinking was a routine part of their activities, particularly beer, and to a lesser extent, hard liquor.