AND JK ROWLING
But what does “Lace ‘em up” mean?!
Robinson dodged the “penant”? I.e., he never won one? I don’t get it.
“abbreviate him” = “abbreviate Kanye”. E.g.: ‘Ye
So.. quadruple entendre or what?
Is Kanye also saying that, like Socrates, he is a “social gadfly”? This jibes with the previous line about killing the hypocrisy (which, was a huge Socrates meme)!
are you sure the line isn’t:
“you got a pardon, Jay, for selling out the Garden in a day”
i.e., spoken by a third party?
There’s a card dealer / drug dealer situation going on here!!!
In “Decoded” Jay explains that Scarface was actually in the recording studio when he got the news. Supposedly he spit the verse minutes after