Make a trampoline out of trapdoor
such an amazing line.
A trapdoor is meant to get someone stuck, make someone fall, or redirect someone the wrong way.
a trampoline, obviously, bounces you higher.
Lupe is saying to use the things that keep you down and hold you back as leverage to make you stronger and take you higher; and benefit off of your tribulations and rise above your opponents
Again, Lupe is talking about the use of the N-Word and how black people took something negative and turned it positive. Such as being brought down by a trap door and then instead being brought up by a trampoline.
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