And John McCain and Sarah Palin
I know you lost out there
It was a tough one
But you're still two mavericks in my book

from Macklemore – American Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

“Aberdeen” is expressing his disappointment in John McCain’s loss to Obama. Macklemore is attempting to further Aberdeen’s stereotype by aligning him with typical “redneck” political views.

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