A Complete History of Kanye West's Movie and TV References

Forrest Gump in "Hey Mama" (2005)

Reference: "Forrest Gump mama said, 'Life is like a box of chocolates'/My mama said, 'Go to school and get your doctorate'"

This song is way too sweet (and bittersweet, in retrospect) to give Kanye flack for being the 1,987th person to reference Mama Gump's ubiquitous life advice by way of a Whitman's Sampler.

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