Where the D go?, Put that on a rose now you
Pronounce it hero, you see?
First off, if you put that D on a rose, you get D. Rose — as in Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls.
Derrick has taken the Bulls to the playoffs each year since he was drafted 1st overall in 2008. He won Rookie of the Year in 2008 and was the NBA’s MVP in 2011. To top it off, Derrick — like Lupe — was born and raised in Chicago. Needless to say, Rose is most definitely a hometown hero.
Unfortunately, after tearing his ACL in Game 1 of the 2011-12 playoffs, Rose didn’t play for the entire 2012-13 season. This could be what Lupe is referring to when saying “Where the D go?”
But wait — there’s more!
Lupe’s question, “Where the D go?” is also referring to the previous line — note that taking the ‘D’ off Dreams leaves you with reams, as in reams of paper.
He could also be talking abut the footwear..D.Rose Hero 1 and 2
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