i see= icy
It’s a stereotype that Jewish people are famous for being lawyers and doctors
Most people will tell you not to believe everything you see on tv this also fits in with the Instrumental by Lupe
Cheerlead us= cha lead us as in other rappers get the limelight , but don’t even come close to the lyrical depths that Lupe spits
prophesize= profit size as in sell out just to make money, and stop making awesome lyrical songs
CBS= See Bull ish
Bills also is a reference to money.
I think the correct lyrics are for every black thought i thought i caught roots
This line is also a reference to the TV show Rots which shows the struggle that blacks went through daily during slavery.
These 4 lines are a reference to Ali when he first used his rope a dope technique. Ali back were against the ropes Ali was fighting foe his fans and folks like Lupe The crowed booed Ali because to them it look like Ali was just on the ropes taking punishment Ali ignored the crowd and knocked out his opponent in the final round due to his rope a dope technique which allowed Ali to save up his energy so that he can dance around the ring with his footwork and knockout his opponent
Slimer sounds like slammer which is a term for jails in which inmates will comunicate by talking through the cell walls