On the album opener "The Ringer" Em claims that Trump, referred to as "Agent Orange" may have taken the rapper's freestyle attack on the president during last year's BET Awards seriously: “sent the Secret Service to meet in person / To see if I really think of hurtin’ him / Or ask if I’m linked to terrorists” going on to say, “I empathize with the people this evil serpent sold the dream to that he’s deserted.”
Nobody wants to come at Eminem cause it’s the rap equivalent of euthanizing a dog you grew up with— Human (@DomMcLennon) August 31, 2018
This is what Eminem’s music looks like pic.twitter.com/ubslqHmytt— Rich Russell Fan Account (@UltralghtScheme) August 31, 2018
I haven't looked at Eminem since he said— Gopnik Goat (@GoatGrab) August 31, 2018
"That's an awfully hot coffee pot, should I drop it? Probably not"
And I'm going to keep it that way
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