Right now, Easy E is in Gangsta heaven, shaking his head in disgust.
Behold a sign of the apocalypse! If you thought that “Are We There Yet?” was a turning point in the soft-as-butter career of Ice Cube, look no further than this picture of his Cubeness as he throws out gang signs while posing with two LA County Deputies at Tower Records as promotion for his latest album.
Is it me, or did gang signs go out around the same time as trucker hats? To give you an indication of how played out it is, my uncle throws out a “westside” at Thanksgiving every year when passing the stuffing.
Mr. Cube, now’s your chance! Grab their service revolver!! If you don’t, DJ Yella just might!
(For those who don’t know what I’m talking about, here is the biography of N.W.A., one of the most controversial groups in the history of music.