I read about your Uncle Ronnie too, I'm sorry
I had a friend kill himself over some bitch who didn't want him
This seems to be foreshadowing, as Stan himself would go on to kill himself over some bitch who didn’t want him, Eminem.
Ronnie Dean Polkingharn is the “Uncle Ronnie” mentioned here. Em remembers in his book The Way I Am:
My uncle Ronnie first turned me on to hip-hop when I was 11…we were about the same age, and we grew up together as kids in Missouri (p. 20)
Polkingharn committed suicide in 1991, when Eminem and Ronnie were both 19. The song’s lyrics imply it was over a girlfriend.
Em talks about Ronnie for the first 1:05 of this video:
And here’s Em’s grandmother, Ronnie’s mother, talking about Eminem and Ronnie:
Em has a RONNIE RIP tattoo on his left arm:
And this is allegedly Ronnie with Eminem, although for all I know it’s just some dude:
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