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Expedia is a website where you can book flights. He is planning to fly to the nations capital.

There are implications of rebellion, as he references the song Radicals by Tyler The Creator, which has a very rebellious and radical overtone.

Soulo also sneaks in the phrase ‘serial killer’ after mentioning the war in Syria

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Soulo’s talking about chatting with people in such a casual way as to converse the issue of war (and other worldy topics) over a bowl of cereal and educating them about the truth of the situation…. because bringing awareness to the situation could help bring the conflict to an end.

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March 24th, 2014

also a play on words referring to serial killers

March 5th, 2014

There’s also a play on Syria/Cereal

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Common is reminiscent of the days when he was an aspiring rapper on his grind trying to make it. On his critically acclaimed 1994 album Resurrection, he spoke multiple times of his poor financial situation and his desire to change this.

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Soul has long advocated direct (sometimes armed) and effective action against the powers that be

This is also wordplay on “being aware"
– be a- ware : which in other words means to be an asset of service to your environment.
… and not being “feeble -minded” or weak intellectually or morally.

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February 15th, 2014

Soul’s been known to mimic the flow of the artists whom’s song he is featuring on. He does it here with a cliffhanger type flow identical to the one Common used in his verse.

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The food imagery in this line sets up the lines that follow, with their mentions of “lunch,” “cafeteria,” and “pizza”. Note also the implied pun on “glutton” and “gluten”

It’s only appropriate that Soul refer to himself as “godly.” After all, he is a pastor,

I think the word you are thinking of in regards to dough is gluten, not glutton.

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February 15th, 2014

I’m no religious person, but I feel like he connects the sin of gluttony with the Last Supper in a religious context here.

March 5th, 2014

This bar is fucking sick:

Gluttony is one of the seven deadly sins, made famous by Dante’s Inferno. Ab is claiming here that he is no more godly than sin (a well explored concept; see Nothing New).

The really crazy part is that despite admitting to sin, his “last supper” is superior [compared to christianity/jesus].

Whoa.

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"I'm a lost angel, somebody got me for my halo" (Ab-Soul – Lyrically Speaking) | pending

Could also be a play on words. “Lost angel” and he grew up in Los Angeles county.

"Can I ask a question? Can you keep a secret?" (Skrillex – Coast Is Clear) | pending

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