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Chris Brown, 'I Can Transform Ya' video: Too soon?

He’s sorry. Sort of. But should Chris Brown really be making slick, boastful videos with lines like “Ciroc and lime, give it a lil time / and she can transform like Optimus Prime,” while the ink is practically still wet on his sentencing agreement?

Today, the 20-year-old R&B star released a snazzy-looking clip for the song “I Can Transform Ya,” featuring Lil Wayne and Swizz Beatz, and it feels … kind of gross. Watch below:

Kanye "the GIF that keeps on giving” West notably bowed out of several recent public appearances after his now-infamous episode and continues to lay low, and the only charge he’s facing is chronic interruption; one would think a slightly longer grace period is in order for the man convicted of felony assault against Rihanna only two months ago.

But maybe I underestimate the speed of America’s forgiveness cycle? Tell me below in the comments section…

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Originally posted October 27 2009 — 11:23 AM EDT

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