There are two sides to Clifford Harris; there's T.I., the mature businessman we've grown to love and admire. Then there's T.I.P., the tough Bankhead gangster some may never want to encounter. Don't get it twisted, though. Without one there couldn't be the other, and neither of them are going anywhere. Click the article below to read the original version of I'm Real, What Are You? from the July 2007 issue.

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