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 09-03-2010, 12:53 PM         #26
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Well, I just Googled what I was going to ask. Thank you Google.


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 9 years ago '05        #27
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 Swisher sweet said
I thought they was talking bout a scale or some s**t

Learn something new everyday
....I Believe It Is The Scale. I Never Heard Someone Say "what's up...what the lick read n*gga" As In What's The Business.. I Thought That Was Scale.

 9 years ago '09        #28
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 ThatDude0824 said
I dont understand why Wayne says

I got my gun in my blue purse
I dont bust back cuz I shoot first
If you are "busting back" you are shooting 2nd. He is "shooting 1st" so he can't be "busting back"

 09-03-2010, 12:59 PM         #29
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 Fresh Whyte said
....I Believe It Is The Scale. I Never Heard Someone Say "what's up...what the lick read n*gga" As In What's The Business.. I Thought That Was Scale.
no man..trust me..I have been around some ghetto a*s dudes in my life..From NY to MIA to LA..In the hood in Florida in specific everyone says that s**t in the way I said..And half these dudes sold crack..Never heard it referenced with any relation to a scale..Maybe it orginated from the scale?

 9 years ago '05        #30
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 YaNeedMe said
If you are "busting back" you are shooting 2nd. He is "shooting 1st" so he can't be "busting back"
I think he was asking about the Blue Purse part...

 9 years ago '09        #31
Chalky 345 heat pts345
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Gucci 4 + 4 = a Chicken Wing

 9 years ago '08        #32
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wtf does 'going ham' mean?

 09-03-2010, 01:06 PM         #33
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 ThatDude0824 said
I dont understand why Wayne says

I got my gun in my blue purse
I dont bust back cuz I shoot first
He say's he has a gun in his boo purse, basically his girls purse

 9 years ago '09        #34
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remember when West Coast artisis used to rap about "Croker Sacks"

Wtf is a croker sack? d*ckies pants?

 9 years ago '05        #35
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 tht guy said
He say's he has a gun in his boo purse, basically his girls purse


I hate when i mishear lyrics

 09-03-2010, 01:08 PM         #36
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"What the lick read," from my knowledge, was just a way of saying, "What's the status."

We all know what the word "lick" means -- an easy opportunity of gain (robberies, burglaries, etc).

This has somehow evolved into everyday slang, since people in the hood are always looking for a "lick." So, it's only right someone awakes everyday and ask, "What the lick read?"
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 09-03-2010, 01:08 PM         #37
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 ManOfSteel23 said
wtf does 'going ham' mean?
well this is an Atlanta term..Or georgia..Going Ham is just like saying going "crazy" "poppin"
Got the trap going ham..Going ham on these dudes..I went ham on that ham sandwich..LMAO this thread is going to be hilarious
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 9 years ago '09        #38
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 ManOfSteel23 said
wtf does 'going ham' mean?
You Going Ham as in being Hype or basically how in the 90's people used to say your on Fire

 09-03-2010, 01:10 PM         #39
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 Joe Budden said
"What the lick read," from my knowledge, was just a way of saying, "What's the status."

We all know what the word "lick" means -- an easy opportunity of gain (robberies, burglaries, etc).

This has somehow evolved into everyday slang, since people in the hood are always looking for a "lick." So, it's only right someone awakes everyday and ask, "What the lick read?"
yes..There we go..That is pretty damn accurate..

 9 years ago '08        #40
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I never knew what a L meant cuz I never heard anyone in Cali say it. Not L like nas but as in joint or blunt. I still don't know which one it is

 9 years ago '05        #41
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 YaNeedMe said
remember when West Coast artisis used to rap about "Croker Sacks"

Wtf is a croker sack? d*ckies pants?
Yeah - Ice Cube says that in Wrong n*gga to f**k Wit. But it must be shoes

 09-03-2010, 01:12 PM         #42
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 RICKY ROZAY said
Joe Budden Stans and B. Pumper stans


what exactly is " PUMPING " or Pumping it up


s**t sounds suspect b'
bro why you gotta bring B pumper to this thread? GTFOH..

 9 years ago '05        #43
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 Dunknown24 said
I never knew what a L meant cuz I never heard anyone in Cali say it. Not L like nas but as in joint or blunt. I still don't know which one it is
lower case L bruh just a l a blunt

 9 years ago '04        #44
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 Dunknown24 said
Not L like nas

[Jay-Z voice] Pardon me I had 2 laff @ dat [/Jay-Z voice]

 09-03-2010, 01:17 PM         #45
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 RICKY ROZAY said
keep it real with yourself


tha n*gga is relevant b'

im just discussing hip hop

don't mind me :dancingcool:
u think i dont realize that your actually a B Pumper stan yourself? And u just came into this thread to try to find a clever way to implement that f*gs name into discussion? U aint that smart..This dude is about as relevant as G Dep..:beat:

 9 years ago '08        #46
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ya even tho i understood what HAM means i jus have no clue where it came from...like wtf does ham have to do with being excited or crunk


and smh at dudes who is clowin on dudes for not knowing a term

you do understand there are very very stupid names that diff coast make up for s**t..the eastcoast is so different then the west or south

to the eastcoast..DOPE IS HEROIN..BUT TO THE WESTCOAST AND SOUTH.. DOPE seems to me like they talkn bout coke/crack..and i hate that..lol

s**t look at e-40..who can keep up with all that termonology


and ya this dude i no from the westcoast came over here and was like..WTF IS A L?..we jus laughed and explained its a blunt..s**t happens


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 9 years ago '04        #47
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ham mean hard as a muthaf**ka
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 09-03-2010, 01:19 PM         #48
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 Gmengfx said
ya even tho i understood what HAM means i jus have no clue where it came from...like wtf does ham have to do with being excited or crunk
yeah that term is pretty lame.. Who thought of that s**t??

 09-03-2010, 01:22 PM         #49
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 RICKY ROZAY said
Joe Budden Stans and B. Pumper stans


what exactly is " PUMPING " or Pumping it up


s**t sounds suspect b'
Listen to the snippet of the original version of Pump It Up... if you can find it. I don't think Just Blaze ever released the full version.

 9 years ago '05        #50
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 Gmengfx said
ya even tho i understood what HAM means i jus have no clue where it came from...like wtf does ham have to do with being excited or crunk
...It Came From Atlanta. I Cant Explain The Rest Like What Does Ham Go To Do With Being Crunk





 


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