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Originally posted by Thor Thor wrote:

I looked this up in Wikipedia.  It started mainly as a rap thing, as "an expression of triumph for a successful event and indicates a boastful attitude toward one's own performance."  I guess it's like the end zone dance.

White performers don't really do this.  Maybe whites are supposed to show more humility or something.


Well, most rap has always been about braggadocio, strutting around and oversized egos. Bragging about their money and their crib and their bling, and their ride and their ho's and their imaginary "talent", etc, etc, etc.

So that kind of thing fits right in with all of that.
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Originally posted by Thor Thor wrote:

Originally posted by PaWolf PaWolf wrote:

OuchI am SO tired of white people learning an ounce of bling and then feeling free to 'be black', as with this commercial. I would like to shove one of the mics down the pitch man's throat.
 
 
I looked this up in Wikipedia.  It started mainly as a rap thing, as "an expression of triumph for a successful event[1] and indicates a boastful attitude toward one's own performance."  I guess it's like the end zone dance.
 
White performers don't really do this.  Maybe whites are supposed to show more humility or something.
 
 
 
ConfusedI'm thinkin' yer right - we're supposed to 'drop the hammer' when we are done nailing ourselves to crosses...
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Originally posted by PaWolf PaWolf wrote:

Originally posted by Thor Thor wrote:

White performers don't really do this.  Maybe whites are supposed to show more humility or something.


ConfusedI'm thinkin' yer right - we're supposed to 'drop the hammer' when we are done nailing ourselves to crosses...


I don't think it's a black vs white thing.

I think it's a rap vs real music thing.

Lotta great black musicians with awesome talent who produce real music and none of whom drop their mics after a performance.
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Originally posted by Jimbo Jimbo wrote:

Originally posted by PaWolf PaWolf wrote:

Originally posted by Thor Thor wrote:

White performers don't really do this.  Maybe whites are supposed to show more humility or something.


ConfusedI'm thinkin' yer right - we're supposed to 'drop the hammer' when we are done nailing ourselves to crosses...


I don't think it's a black vs white thing.

I think it's a rap vs real music thing.

Lotta great black musicians with awesome talent who produce real music and none of whom drop their mics after a performance.
ShockedOh my goodness! Who said anything about 'black versus white'? I'm just another awesome talent who produces reals posts and one of the many who do not 'drop the mic' when we log off...EmbarrassedWink
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Just to slightly get back to the 'drop the mic' dooshe..who is surely now taken the TWERPIEST prize away from Progressive Jamie..
'oh that darn MIC is so heavy my stringy ARMS can't hold it for more than 20 SECONDS...'
..Verizon..drop this excrement IMMEDIATELY
Baggin the tiki since the 90s
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