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Rap Sex Euphemism: Banana Split

The cataloging of sexual euphemisms in rap songs continues. This time:
SEXUAL EUPHEMISM: "Banana Split."
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A Hierarchy of Date-Rape Jams

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I've been writing a lot about date rape in popular culture lately, particularly in music. Most of my treatment has involved parsing the lyrics of popular songs with rape-scenario undertones: Asher Roth's soft indictment of college date rape; A Tribe Called Quest's anti-date rape, menstruation-joke opus; Slick Rick's anal-themed rape song. [...]

Date Rape Anthems: Reader-Submitted Edition

Blame it on Jamie Foxx. Since I began outing popular date rape songs, the nominations for "rapey" tracks have been pouring in. At this point, I'm having a hard time finding a song that's not secretly about acquaintance rape. Below, your picks.
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Date Rape Anthem: The Music For Misanthropes blog suggests 50 Cent featuring Justin Timberlake's [...]

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