Throwing bullets in the air to test wind
Which way the cyclone spin? Counter or clockwise?

from GZA (Ft. Killah Priest, Masta Killa & Njeri) – 1112 Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Throwing bullets in the air could be a metaphor for firing shots (disses) aimed at other emcees just to see if they will dare stand up to the Wu.

The tornado has been used by cartoonists for over 100 years as a metaphor for political upheaval. Thus, the cyclone, could be a reference to the Wu-Revolution taking over the Hip Hop Industry or possibly other rappers attempting to overthrow them.

The cyclone spins clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere and spins anticlockwise in the Northern Hemisphere.
“Which way the cyclone spin, counter or clockwise?” — GZA is possibly wondering which part of the world they will attack next, or alternatively could show that he is always on the lookout for rappers tryna oust him and the Wu.

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