I got a letter from the DMV
The other day
I opened and read it
It said they were suckers

from The Pharcyde – Officer Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Reference to “Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos”. Also used by Tricky in his cover “Black Steel” and Shawna.

Fatlip’s changed it from the original, which has “a letter from the government”: the DMV is the Department of Motor Vehicles, which keeps a record of which vehicles are registered to drive, who’s got a license, and whether or not the Pharcyde are suckers.

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