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Does Canibus (the rapper) know something we don't?

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posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 01:16 PM
...and if so, is he trying to tell us?

These are the lyrics from his song called 'Merchant of Metephors'.

Play the video and read along.

I need a jet stream pattern assessment, go get it
And tell me the direction that the fuel tank is headed
Scram jet packs straps attached to my back
Rocket exhaust melt skin off like wet wax
Call sign Tom Cat, master ace of aerial combat
I double-time out to the tarmac
Fog covers the launch pad
Order ATC to fall back, but maintain visual contacts
Switch to radar, innovation navigational star map
I won't need to travel beyond that
My jet contrails so long that,
It can be seen in time zones eight hours apart by NORAD
Bow waves are made when I sweep my arms back
To fast track to the lunar surface's dark patch
The darkest part of the Moon where ISS2 was parked at
Inside onyx black alien artifacts
Well guarded in the event of a chartered attack
The outpost is nothing more than a trap
The red planet approach close, I know perigee and impact
Phobos is controlled by the Dracs
Deimos is the most underrated of the pack
It decimates NEA's more than double it's mass
A solar max melts polar caps
I notice that think tanks with closed minds miss unknown facts
Satellites track and match the stats, statistics start to stack
I'm a man of science, not rap
With actionable impulse to act when I can't relax
I work hard but play harder in fact
My rose garden attracts rats,
I sit back and listen to jazz and smoke hash in a mineral bath
I meditate, slightly awake, the moon rays interpermeate my physical state
I gaze into space
The light waves race and shift shape, colors escape
I concentrate on eight frequency rates
The body begins to numb as the spirit elevates
But wait, I'm interrupted by a buzzer at my front gate
Closed circuit surveillance showed me a face
How entertaining, special agents came to visit my estate
"Miss Moneypenny, bring me a plate, a cup of tea, and my terry-cloth robe,
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Then show them in to me, I'll wait"
He walked in with a blank face, I calmly remarked, "You're late"
He responded with a strong handshake
Miss Moneypenny returned with eggs and pancakes
I offered them a seat, standing up, looked so out of place
He kindly obliged, but the other two continued to stand
Folded their hands, and gave me the nod
The silence was so profound, that even soft sound seems loud
With ambient music in the background
I slurped when I sipped my tea, it was hot
I chomped when I chewed my chow, it was not
In slow motion the silence was broken, you could hear a pin drop
He said, "You cannot save Hip Hop"
I said why not? I sold mixtapes to buy stock
I've been researching and developing a spitbox
Rap is deeply rooted in the music generation
I can prove it, but it doesn't constitute publication
I swear the Great Bear entered the Dragon's Lair
I was there in the center of St. Petersburg Square
Assigned as a silent observer, but I witnessed a murder
Took a picture of the body and a burner
Circa the time, you called me from Burma
In Port Charlotte Florida, say you were in a coastal corridor
And that's what you call help?
Eight months of Camp Kill Ya' Self couldn't rehabilitate what I felt
And now, here you are, in my backyard
Accusing me for being an outlaw for my bars?
I ain't got nothing for ya, I'll call my controller,
You call your employers, they can talk to my lawyers
He got up, and turned his back on me and said, "I'll be back homie"
I said you better bring an army
He said, "You don't want war"
I called Moneypenny on the intercom and said, "Baby, show them to the door"
To be continued, stay tuned for more
Secret dialogue from the Merchant of Metaphors...

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 01:41 PM
That was both enjoyable, and very interesting.
I wonder what he knows.
Definitely one of those things that makes you go hmmmm.........

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 01:45 PM
Interesting story, sounds like this guy was surfing ATS doesnt it?
I dont as a rule listen to rap music.(I have a very difficult time understanding whats said/sung on normal audio/conversation)
Its a whole different picture reading the lyrics as they suddenly make a coherent sense i never have been able to hear live ....
Please do publish some more of this guy....he sounds like hes got his ear to the ground.
Even maybe conected to some info we arent....
Of course it could ALL be fantasy.........

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 01:46 PM
Canibus is a good rapper.
Always good to see real Hip Hop.
I donno what you think he knows, that the PTB want to abolish real Hip Hop and replace it with bubblegum or hardcore gangsta rap?
Its already been done.

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 01:51 PM
Mhmmm... I'm pretty skeptical, but an interesting song none the less. I did a quick search and found out something interesting. Seems he worked for the Department of Justice as Data Analyst for a year, probably meaningless, but take it how you like.

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 02:04 PM
As a hip-hop head I can assure you Canibus has been rapping about "ATS like" stuff for years now.

He was in the Army Stryker Brigade at one point in time, so I don't doubt he experienced a few things he can't talk about in public.

And like a previous poster said, he momentarily worked for the DoJ early in his life, he's a computer nerd.

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 10:23 PM
reply to post by newBodyoldSoul

Yeah, a quick Google search of 'canibus ufo' turned up quite a few songs on the issue. Most of which came after his stint in the military.

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 10:25 PM
OMG DUDE, Canibus used to be my FAVORITE back in the day.

2000 BC was epic. And then he sort of fell off. I haven't even read the post yet, but I had to post this ASAP because I got excited when I heard his named. Okay, off to read it now.

posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 10:29 PM
Ok guys/girls, this should the ATS theme song:

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