Is the real world ready for a U.S. Congressman from "The Real World?" Ready or not, Kevin Powell, who starred in the first season of the MTV reality hit, has thrown his hat into the ring as a Democrat for the 10th Congressional District in Brooklyn. Powell certainly has serious pop culture cred: Besides being an original cast member of "The Real World," he was a writer for Vibe magazine. But when it came time for his Brooklyn fundraiser, Powell was stood up by headliner David Chappelle and by Chris Rock. He must be hoping for better luck with voters.
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