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Bill Cosby Takes his Message to Compton

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Bill Cosby Takes his Message to Compton

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Bill Cosby Takes his Message to Compton

Bill Cosby Takes his Message to Compton

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Wednesday night, actor-comedian Bill Cosby took his message of personal responsibility within the African-American community to Compton, Calif. — a largely poor city south of downtown Los Angeles plagued by a high homicide rate, drugs and lack of jobs.