I’m in this big ass coat from that thrift shop down the road
Big Ass Coat:
Not only is he wearing “this big ass coat from that thrift shop down the road” and looking incredible, but this verse also speaks to the growing divide between the rich and the poor. For those who have money, the newest gear is a badge of righteousness, but for everyone else “thriftiness” marks you as a “good consumer.” This verse is interesting because it also points to the influence of “hipster” culture into the mainstream. And hipster culture has always been a kind of rebellion against excess and “new” stuff.
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