Monday, July 6, 2009

#364

"The new Benz is all white, call it John McCain."
- Maino, All The Above

Maino: Check it out, there's John McCain.
Somebody: What?! Where?
Maino: Right there, that white Mercedez... my new car.
Somebody: I can't be your friend because you do things like that.

Filed under: Worst metaphor

6 comments:

  1. This was always the head-scratcher from this song. It's like Maino could only think of one white person off the top of his head.

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  2. on another song from the same album he spits the same line but instead says scott storch

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  3. I think the line is comparing Mccain to Obama, because Obama is half white. So he's saying that his Benz is fully white, like John Mccain. Plus, rappers love dropping names.

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  4. Also, he references Obama later in the song, saying "tryin to hope for tomorrow/When I think that I can't/I envision Obama" and goes on to talk about other stuff he finds positive. So although it's kind of a failed nod to politics, it does sound cool, and at least it's a nod...

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  5. This is straight up not a bad rap lyric, guys.

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  6. "This is straight up not a bad rap lyric, guys."

    Yes it is, you ignorant zoo display.

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