Torture, turn the saw off, its scorchin'
Hot where I'm from, the newscasters don't come
Another ratchet got dumped, in the trashcan I ain't done
his “scorching hot” (dangerous) neighborhood is so bad that news crews are scared to go there to report about the many crimes committed. Note that L.A. is hot and a ratchet is a term for gun. When he says “Another ratchet got dumped in the trashcan…” Literally, a gun was thrown in the trashcan. You dump guns so the cops can’t find them.
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