Where’s Ralph Waldo, Ellison
This line is packed with overlapping references:
Where’s Waldo is a popular children’s book series featuring large crowd scenes where the reader is charged with finding the hero, Waldo, amongst the hundreds of other people.
Ralph Waldo Emerson was a 19th century American writer who helped found the back-to-nature Transcendentalist movement.
Ralph Ellison was a 20th century American writer who famously wrote about the social plight of African-Americans in the US (saying that they were kept from standing out from the masses – much like Waldo).
To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “Nutmeg” by Das Racist Lyrics and leave a comment on the lyrics box