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CHRIS SLIGH, 28

Greenville, S.C.
The self-appointed leader of the "Fro Patro" wants to make one thing clear: "Everyone says I look like Jack Osbourne. Jack looks like me. Get it right," he wrote on his now-defunct blog. Sligh, who's married and fronts a rock band called Half Past Forever, wasn't allowed to listen to the radio as a kid. But hearing Boyz II Men's "Motownphilly" at age 14 "changed my world," he wrote.



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