A much more complex version of “YOLO”
by the way
Life goes by so fast, as if you blinked and suddenly your life had passed you by. So the writer wants some “fame” poured in his glass, basically saying live life up while you can.
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The Lawnmower Man is a film based on a short-story by Stephen King
the thorax is basically the abdomen area (ribcage) of an animal. So your ribs are basically going to become makeshift shivs.
your rib-bones would make some good weaponry according to Vinnie.
Adrian Adonis was a professional wrestler in the 1980’s. Obviously in wrestling there’s quite a bit of slamming.
It’s funny that Vinnie says “death is upon us”, because Adrian is actually dead.
Using a state to fit the rhyme scheme, but also there’s plenty of good reasons to bury a body in Missouri.
The Mississippi River is extremely deep and goes from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico… finding a body in it would be very very difficult.
St. Louis, MO is often ranked as one of the most dangerous cities in the United States and was once the murder capital of the country.
Plus, dude, it’s just beautiful there. (Not a really good reason, but it’s a pretty place.)
You’re gonna get your fingers ripped off by famous reggae group Chaka Demus & Pliers
chakedumus and the pliers are a reggae group, its a punchline
Sampled from Money In The Bank by Kool G Rap
A reference to the cartoon “The Proud Family which ran on Disney Channel
Disney is also known for making many classic films (often considered some of the greatest children’s films) so saying it’s all “Disney” is saying things are all good.
A reference to underground rapper Aesop Rock
then a setup for the next line “light the weed and take off”. Like so:
Mac’s got a case of stoner eyes. When you’re so high your eyes are so squinted you can barely see.
Mac says “not see” like “Nazi” which sets the end of the line up. “Adolf which is a reference to Adolf Hitler, former leader of what once was Nazi Germany
Possibly a reference to the holocaust, as Mac is Jewish, he could be saying life’s got him so high he cant even remember the holocaust or any tragedies.