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07/07/2015 11:25 am ET Updated Jul 07, 2015

Eastern And Western Philosophers Have Their Rap Showdown, Finally

Even great men of ideas have to fight for their street cred sometimes.

Famous Eastern and Western philosophers clash in a rap throwdown that is rocking modern civilization, otherwise known as the Internet.

Sun Tzu, Confucius and Lao Tzu (Laozi) represent the Eastern all-stars; Nietzsche, Socrates and Voltaire carry the West. We know these guys can talk a good game, but can they do it with rhythm?

Watch to find out in this video from the series Epic Rap Battles of History.

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