Mayor Bottoms, T.I. (eventually) attend free ‘Black Panther’ screening

1:53 p.m Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 DeKalb County
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Atlanta rapper T.I. helped buy tickets for the community so folks could see a pre-release screening of Marvel's "Black Panther" movie on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018.

Fifty years after the first black comic book superhero was created, Atlanta rapper T.I. stood in a DeKalb County movie theater talking about black excellence.