Never took a L, still fresh without the double X
Even without XXL magazine behind the Flatbush Zombies, they are still making “fresh” music.
He also subtly contrasts marijuana and alcohol: an “L” is New Yorker slang for a blunt, and XX could refer to Dos Equis tequila. X’s are also commonly used in cartoons to label jugs of alcohol.
It is a common argument among supporters of cannabis legalization that marijuana is much less harmful on society and the human body than alcohol, and Erick implies that he agrees with this sentiment.
There is additional wordplay on the shirt sizes of large and double extra-large, represented by L and XXL, respectively.
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