Shits on rappers and curses the ignorant.
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Running a place where the elite stay elite and the broke stay broke. And they’re getting away with every second of it.
Who is gonna be on top?
Perhaps a reference to a joint/blunt rotation.
As people live their borderline miserable lives, we read about people that do so well for themselves.
“Muddy Waters” is a coffee shop in south Minneapolis in the neighborhood that the Doomtree crew are from. P.O.S. is just sitting on a bench in the summer heat sipping on coffee.
Even if it is very unlikely, if there is a particular career that you want to pursue, go for it. Having a minimum wage job sucks donkey balls anyway.
If I were to take a guess, I would think that this is Eyedea’s way of saying the world is what you make it.
Eyedea is referring to Plato’s comparison of one’s existence to a cave, and all our experiences are just shadows projected on the background of the cave. According to Plato, this is as close as one can get to reality.
In short, he’s smart as fuck.
It’s time for Eyedea to drop another dope verse.