Picked up a girl been tryna fuck since the 12th grade
It's ironic, I had the brew she had the chronic

from Ice Cube – It Was a Good Day Lyrics on Rap Genius


Q: Does his use of “ironic” pass the “Alanis Morisette ‘Ironic’ Test”?

Yes! If he’s been trying to sleep with this girl for so long, then she’s probably a goody two-shoes, in which case it is indeed ironic that she was carrying “chronic” (marijuana) on her
– Furthermore, we may assume that there are certain rules or “do’s” in his circle of friends and acquaintances. This most likely regarding that girls bring the drinks, while the boys bring the marijuana, making the situation a bit surprising for Cube.

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