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3 1.9174Um,2.4949 
5 3.3405my name is /RD-NAME-3/, and5.4601 
7 5.5275today I will be6.7935 
9 7.1131interviewing /RD-NAME-2/.8.2200 
11 8.3613Um, /RD-NAME-2/ can I get9.5366 
13 9.7257your10.0750 
15 10.1475full name?10.7274 
17ATL_int_0112.7986Okay, Miss /RD-NAME-4/.14.6203
19 14.7892Um,15.3662 
21 16.8305going to assume that18.0562 
23 18.3913your sex is female, right?19.9845 
24ATL_se0_ag1_f_0220.5929Last time I checked, yes.21.6704
27 22.6973Eth-23.0264 
29 23.1553ethnically,24.0841 
31 24.1659what do you identify as?25.9999 
32ATL_se0_ag1_f_0226.3273I identify as African American.28.4954
35 29.8551Um,30.2339 
37 30.3995year of your birth?31.3864 
38ATL_se0_ag1_f_0232.0309Nineteen ninety-two.32.9538
41 34.4642Um,35.0625 
43 35.5819how many years in Atlanta have you37.3503 
45 37.9381[lived?]38.2680 
47 38.5774seven.39.0672
48ATL_int_0139.6034Seven years in Atlanta. Um, was it any other places you live?42.6491
49ATL_se0_ag1_f_0243.5514Outside of here within those seven years?45.3972
52 47.2636anywhere in life.48.1026 
55 49.5565Um,50.1031 
57 51.4178Philly,52.1602 
59 52.9749Jersey,53.7689 
61 54.2366um,54.9791 
63 56.2680I spent a couple months in Florida,58.1705 
65 60.3965mm,60.6182 
67 60.8811not really nowhere major.62.3063 
69 62.4383I spent like63.0190 
71 63.1486two weeks in Baltimore,64.3355 
73 65.4440you know,65.8809 
75 66.1851regular shit.66.8193 
76ATL_int_0167.5462Okay, cool, cool, cool.68.9435
78 69.8921/Uh/,70.1345 
80 70.3871as far as education,72.0356 
82 72.4944what's the- um,73.3658 
84 73.9020I guess the highest form of education for you?75.7942 
87 77.1037one year of college.78.2263 
89ATL_se0_ag1_f_0278.9122It really didn't work out too well.80.3712
90ATL_int_0180.9641Have some college experience.82.7119
92 83.3151Alright what about, um,84.6749 
94 84.9378occupation?85.6643 
97 89.5990I'm a hustler.90.2727 
99 90.8502I really don't have91.8865 
101 92.8455an occupation. When you got94.3458 
103 94.5624two kids you really can't95.7328 
105 96.4119have a96.7823 
107 96.9472set occupation, so98.2423 
109 99.7426whatever.100.2634 
111 100.5469What I want to do though,101.5368 
113 101.9221I'm tryna102.5058 
115 102.6133become a nurse.103.4740 
117ATL_se0_ag1_f_02104.9589That's pretty much what I wanna do.106.3201
122 110.7682Um,111.4848 
124 112.3562parents' birth place?113.6503 
125ATL_se0_ag1_f_02114.2160My mother and my father were both115.8428
127 115.9074born and116.4421 
129 116.5231raised in New Jersey.117.5982 
132 120.1645Um,120.9224 
134 121.1802what do they do for a living?122.4743 
135ATL_se0_ag1_f_02123.1703My mother has her master's in psychology,126.4893
137 127.1956and my father is129.2013 
139 129.9540a scam artist.131.2530 
142 133.7419Very very interesting.135.0309 
144 135.9744Okay.136.4590 
145ATL_se0_ag1_f_02136.5725Imagine growing up with it.137.7119
148 140.5101Okay. Well, um,141.8300 
150 142.5879I'm just gonna kind of bounce around,144.4926 
152 144.6749and you talk about145.5513 
154 145.8652some of this, some of that.147.3557 
157 149.3716let's talk about150.6812
159 151.4171when you first got to Atlanta.153.5568 
161 154.0311Um,154.6240 
163 154.7220did you notice any difference between156.8190 
165 157.4893here158.1441 
167 158.3245and [some other] places you lived?160.0208 
169 160.5261How much time you got? (laughing)161.5985
171 161.6819<laugh>162.0677 
172ATL_int_01162.2739I got plenty.162.8809
175 163.9327yeah,164.6837 
177 164.8168it's-165.1649 
179 166.1136it's a big-166.7568 
181 167.0254it's a big culture shock168.2520 
183 168.3212especially when you-169.4738 
185 170.2111when you were born and raised, and you grew up a certain way, and then you come173.3871 
187 173.6604to somewhere where it's the complete opposite.176.0100 
189 176.7473Yeah, it's definitely a culture shock,178.8218 
191 178.9357but179.3046 
193 180.3770mostly positive,181.6182 
195ATL_se0_ag1_f_02183.6702you know what I'm saying.184.5828
197 185.1293So185.5160 
199 186.2077it's definitely the place, like I said, the-188.1634 
201 188.3322the land of opportunity for our people anyway,191.0210 
203 191.4696for colored people should I say, not necessarily Black194.4557 
205 194.5613but just195.1340 
207 195.6341people who ain't white.196.5467 
209ATL_se0_ag1_f_02198.2584Puerto Ricans, Mexicans, Black people,200.6854
211 201.0567you know, Muslims,202.1806 
213 202.6962all of that.203.2685 
214ATL_int_01205.0304Dig that. I dig that.206.4431
216 207.4588What about- um,208.7890 
218 210.5781what- what is your thoughts on racism212.5101 
220 213.1443or just race214.2580 
222 214.6086related type [of]215.8202 
223ATL_se0_ag1_f_02215.7480[No], [you said it right] the first time. Racism is a-218.2811
225ATL_se0_ag1_f_02218.4276it exists.219.0793
227 219.1401It's very real220.1610 
229 220.3159and220.7375 
231 223.6233I'm Black, so224.6184 
233 226.6240I'm naturally227.4490 
235 227.8202the target of it. I'm a Black young female,230.3091 
237 231.5413so232.0620 
239 234.1966I had three strikes against me coming out the womb,236.4637 
241ATL_se0_ag1_f_02237.2577[but] it's strikes that I'll-238.8148
242 239.1551that I wear with pride.240.2489
244 240.3469So240.7314 
246 241.4274it's a- it exists.242.4112 
248 242.5399It's real. It's very real here.244.1961 
250 244.7735Um,245.2530 
252 247.3501sadly248.0719 
254 248.1450the- shocking part for me though, even though it is very real in the South,252.0986 
256 252.8654I've experienced254.1235 
258 254.3606less255.0567 
260 256.0105racism here than I have growing up where I grew up,258.5832 
262 259.2366you feel what I'm saying.259.9224 
266 260.7448growing up where I grew up,261.7888 
268 263.7171different ethnicities265.2212 
270 265.4016were racist against each other. There were Chinese people that did not like Black people.268.5570 
272 269.0674There are Puerto Rican people who270.4426 
274 270.5037do not like Mexicans.271.6285 
276 271.9739So272.4122 
278 273.3248coming here where it's like,274.8509 
280 275.0829no275.5996 
282 275.6624white people don't like colored people. It has nothing to-278.2912 
284 278.3899it- it has everything to do with being Black, but280.4487 
286 280.7323it's not just being Black. It's colored people,283.3759 
288 283.7007people who are not white are not welcome.285.9486 
291 287.7274Okay.288.1966 
292ATL_se0_ag1_f_02288.5832And that's real,289.3862
294 289.5305and290.0513 
296 290.1802I think once people ch-291.3196 
298 291.4588get over the fact that-292.7220 
300 293.2891get over the whole idea of tryna bring us all together and become one and296.9116 
302 296.9746make us all equal or make us equal in their eyes. Once we get over that fact, then we'll be able to conquer this whole thing and get past it. But until then,304.0775 
304 304.5261as long as we're tryna become equal to them,306.5575 
306 306.9170we will307.4532 
308 308.0667always308.7688 
310 308.8388be in a struggle with them.309.9538 
313 311.8356Very profound.312.7431 
315 313.1696Okay.313.6646 
317 315.4537Let's jump towards family information.318.3255 
319 318.4337Do you have any siblings?320.2111 
320ATL_se0_ag1_f_02320.4637Yes, I do.321.0103
322ATL_se0_ag1_f_02322.3250I have322.8467
324 322.9196two little sisters and now324.7700 
326 324.8601two little brothers.325.5872 
327ATL_int_01326.5256Wow, where do you, um,328.1979
329 328.3105rank as far as age [between?]330.0367 
331 330.1811I am the oldest of everybody.331.5099
332ATL_int_01331.6646You're the oldest. Okay.333.1649
334 334.0105Um,334.6962 
336 335.2169are you close to your siblings?336.8242 
340 339.0951Um, do you have a favorite?340.7117 
343 343.8605M- my344.7501 
345 344.9389younger sister /RD-NAME-3/.346.6240 
347 347.5469That- she is my favorite.348.9221 
348ATL_int_01349.1748Why is she your favorite out of everybody?351.1856
351 352.5518I've been so involved with her life355.0871 
353 355.3088since the day she was born that357.0682 
355 357.3144she was my kid before my kids was my kids.359.4490 
357 359.7995Shut up, Sparky.360.7431 
359 362.1492[Sorry about that.]362.8814 
361 363.4073[<laugh>]364.1445
363ATL_int_01364.8406Yeah, [you good.]365.6552
364ATL_se0_ag1_f_02365.1860[Sorry about] that.365.9130
367 367.8399yeah she's been my kid since before my kids were my kids, [so]371.1190
371 371.8690that's m- that's my-372.7285 
373 372.8334that's my heart.373.4016 
375ATL_se0_ag1_f_02374.2678[But] I love all of them375.5568
376 375.8403just as much, but376.7787
378 377.3355that's my baby.378.0264 
379ATL_int_01378.8809Okay, cool, cool, cool. What about, um,381.3557
381 381.9847are you close to any aunts, uncles, grandparents, cousins,385.8141 
383ATL_int_01386.3761[extended] family?387.3918
384ATL_se0_ag1_f_02388.1291I do have388.8560
386 389.0674a few aunts. When I say a few,391.0871 
388 391.2315literally,391.7683 
390 391.9481maybe two392.6184 
392ATL_se0_ag1_f_02393.3351that I am very very close with.394.9091
394 395.0017Um,395.4399 
396 395.5261cousins,396.0419 
398 396.4595very close with them,397.6488 
400 397.7189most-398.0925 
402 398.5669some of them,399.3057 
404 399.3666not all of them, but some of them.401.0107 
406 401.5779Basically pretty much the ones that I grew up with403.7986 
408 404.1580for the most part I'm close with.405.8121 
410 406.7139Um, like I said, my aunts and uncles-408.6422 
412 410.3178my uncles,411.1118 
414 411.9508<ts>412.0694 
416 412.1880I grew up with them, so they raised me.413.9925 
418 414.4720But after I got a certain age, it was-416.5601 
420 417.9869it kind of got shaky418.9871 
422 419.6368which is natural, but420.8329 
424 421.8435for the most part I love all my family. I love anybody who loves me.424.9717 
427 427.4066G ish.428.2772 
429 428.3717Okay.428.9056 
431 429.9972School days.431.5388 
433ATL_int_01433.8228Where did you go to school?435.4727
434ATL_se0_ag1_f_02436.9768Which one?437.5901
436 437.6505I went to f-438.2348 
437ATL_int_01438.7659Let's start with [middle school.]440.1477
439 440.4622two.440.8695
441 441.2149I went to two different middle schools442.7087 
442ATL_int_01443.3635Which- [in- uh],444.1369
443ATL_se0_ag1_f_02443.7863[which were] also culture shocks. <laugh>445.6630
444ATL_int_01445.7455w- in Georgia?446.5704
446 447.8632In, [uh],448.1832 
447ATL_se0_ag1_f_02448.1238[I] went to448.8479
448 449.5291couple schools here, but450.5460
450 451.3348I grew up,451.7712 
452 452.2309like I said, in Jersey, so I went to school in Jersey.454.8717 
454 455.2430[Um],455.7431 
455ATL_int_01455.5781[School] in [Jersey.]456.4738
456ATL_se0_ag1_f_02456.3765[I] went to a middle school- I went to two different middle schools.458.9538
457 459.2941I went to a charter school, and then I went to a public middle school.462.3965
458ATL_int_01463.0152Okay, well,463.8556
460 464.3866just in a capsule between those two,466.8614 
462 467.4633how different was the charter school [from the public school] in Jersey?470.7475 
464 470.9589Needless to say I got kicked out of the charter school,472.9749
466ATL_se0_ag1_f_02473.7960and I had to go to the public school. But it was-476.1598
468 476.5310it was very different, and477.6364 
470 477.8283it was being ran by a white guy,479.2945 
472 480.1954and480.9775 
474 481.7937that's where the difference came in.483.4333 
476ATL_se0_ag1_f_02483.8870[It was-]484.4077
477 484.8975it's hard to teach-485.7895
479 486.6285it's hard to teach something to someone when y-488.6496 
481 489.5673you don't know anything about them.490.6552 
483 491.5870You can't teach me. You don't know me.492.9224 
485ATL_se0_ag1_f_02493.5823How can you teach me?494.4073
487 494.6238You can't teach me what you know because we don't know. We don't come from the same place.498.3655 
489 499.3039You're a Jewish white man.500.5361 
491ATL_se0_ag1_f_02501.0466[I'm a young] Black little girl.502.3922
493ATL_se0_ag1_f_02503.3100We don't have the same504.5460
495 505.5772situation happening here,506.8043 
497 507.2167so it's hard for me to feel like I can look to you for guidance or edu-511.5240 
499 511.6711or512.0824 
501 512.5980education or anything else like that when514.5108 
503 515.0522y- I know for a fact you don't understand me. You don't know what it's like for me when I walk out of these doors,518.9177 
505 519.7375just like I don't know what it's like for you when you walk out of these doors.522.1696 
507 522.9139So523.2530 
509 523.4223that- that was a-524.2210 
511 524.2955that524.4862 
513 524.6112played a big part in one of the reasons why I got kicked out.526.9973 
515 528.1096[So]528.5220 
517ATL_se0_ag1_f_02528.8211once I got kicked out and I went to a530.3987
519 531.0278predominantly532.1053 
521 532.9560colored school,533.8480 
523ATL_se0_ag1_f_02535.3315it was different.536.0017
524ATL_int_01536.9453Felt like537.4299
526 537.8888the fact that they could relate more539.6779 
527ATL_se0_ag1_f_02539.8002They [understood.]540.7159
528ATL_int_01540.0477[/that could/ teach.]540.9249
529ATL_se0_ag1_f_02540.8993[And] it was funny because my teacher was a white man,543.0329
530 543.1824but543.4144
532 543.7083he544.0177 
534 544.1156spent544.4938 
536 544.6419all his life around545.7088 
538 545.8996African American people. His wife was African American.548.7648 
542 550.4456his m-550.7780 
544 550.9066father551.4791 
546 551.5727was African American, so it wasn't like he was too far off base.555.4299 
547ATL_int_01556.1723Hold on, who are we talking about again?557.6314
548ATL_se0_ag1_f_02557.6785My teacher.558.2694
549ATL_int_01558.8572The white [teacher.]559.8997
550ATL_se0_ag1_f_02559.7649[The] white [teacher.]560.5170
551ATL_int_01560.4057[So] how can561.5227
552 561.8475he have562.3734
554 562.6518a Black father if he's a white teacher?564.8829 
556 565.0943Like are we talking about biological?567.2031 
559 568.1053His biological father was white,569.6521 
561 569.9253but his mother-570.7025 
563 571.0634I mean his biological father was Black,572.4958 
565 572.5810but his mother was white.573.5279 
566ATL_int_01573.7650But [he had i-]574.3992
567ATL_se0_ag1_f_02574.0074[But he looked]574.6906
568ATL_int_01574.7879he looked575.2481
570 575.4296[extra white.]576.4189 
572 576.5994He didn't look extra white, but he looked white. When you looked at him,578.6565
574 578.9762you th- automatically thought white. You did not think, oh he's Black.581.3235 
576 581.4096Now once you got close up on him, you probably be like,583.3666 
578 583.4279oh okay, he got curly hair.585.1618 
580ATL_se0_ag1_f_02585.5288[His nose] not like white people.587.1412
582ATL_se0_ag1_f_02587.6270[He] ain't got green or blue eyes. His eyes is brown,590.1780
583 590.5286you know what I'm saying. He had a little soul in his voice.592.9711
585 593.7496Yeah, you could tell he grew up around Black people, or somebody in his family somewhere is Black. But597.7866 
587 598.3885when you look at him, he looks like a white man.600.4869 
588ATL_int_01600.7705Oh wow. Okay.601.7580
590 601.8429You ever heard of a rapper named Logic?603.7969 
591ATL_se0_ag1_f_02604.0946Yes, and I love him.605.0484
592ATL_int_01605.4248I rock- [I r-]606.2291
593ATL_se0_ag1_f_02605.8115[I just watched] his performance on the VMAs.607.6830
594ATL_int_01607.8480I heard it was good.609.2600
596 609.5121I didn't really check for him yet, but he definitely give me that,612.4257 
598 612.9296ah damn, I could've sworn bruh was white,614.9765 
600 615.2600but he's really Black,616.0824 
602 616.1531but [I-]616.5029 
603ATL_se0_ag1_f_02616.3273[No], he's not.617.0671
604 617.1558He's not white. He's Black and Jewish.618.7299
605ATL_int_01619.6256Black and Jewish.620.3732
607 622.2293Very very interesting. I know we can624.0545 
609 624.2556dive more625.1321 
611 625.7958deeply into that very very soon.628.0282 
613 628.2757So628.7965 
615 629.9359how, um,630.9155 
617 631.9659far was the schools from your crib?634.0025 
618ATL_se0_ag1_f_02635.2966Um, the charter school636.7578
620 636.8346was637.5844 
622 638.2804I wanna say about639.3064 
624 640.9872thirty,642.2480 
626 642.3200thirty-five minutes643.2286 
628 643.7236a drive.644.3784 
630 645.2961But the public school646.7254 
632 646.8922was647.4306 
634 647.9462a walk literally. It was around- literally around the corner. Like I could walk up one block and hit a corner and hit another corner, and I was at school.653.9565 
635ATL_int_01654.6216Okay, did you usually walk? Or-656.3159
638 656.9427I [walked]657.3095 
640ATL_se0_ag1_f_02657.3697every day.657.7357
641ATL_int_01658.6624Did you have a659.6921
643 659.7905little crew with you when you walked?661.1874 
644ATL_se0_ag1_f_02661.2596Absolutely. No, I d- I didn't need a crew when I walked. What I- did I have a crew at school? Yeah, but665.5492
646 666.0596I didn't need a crew.666.7491 
647ATL_int_01667.0533Just for walking you didn't need that. You [was good-]668.9558
649 669.2381I [was cool.]669.9148
650ATL_int_01669.5178[good money.]670.0282
651 670.9769Okay.671.5337
653 671.7451Um,672.2917 
655 673.2286<ts>673.3549 
657 675.0950let's see675.7240 
659 676.3427since you said something about your crew,678.2917 
661 679.2389um,679.8370 
663 681.2342what did y'all do together?682.4716 
664ATL_se0_ag1_f_02683.5389Get into a whole lot of trouble.684.7247
665ATL_int_01685.5586Oh yeah?685.9762
668 687.0887I was a horrible child.687.9612 
670 688.6366I tell my mother every day, God bless her and I love her for putting up with me cause I was691.8473 
672 692.3268the worst.693.0125 
673ATL_int_01693.6983You seem like you know your definitions of word. Why would you use the word697.0601
675 697.1246horrible?697.7236 
676ATL_se0_ag1_f_02698.8936Cause I was that kid that-700.6882
678 702.7247you know how you had that kid growing up in school that your parents be like, stay away from them.706.1210 
680 707.0388I was that kid.707.6678 
682ATL_se0_ag1_f_02709.4142And my mom will- if I could call my mother right now, if she wasn't at work, a- she would tell you, no,712.9769
684 713.3894I used to have-714.3535 
686 714.6887I used to hafta get into715.8229 
688 715.9466verbal716.5846 
690 717.1878borderline physical altercations with people because they just swore they knew my child and would tell their children to stay away from my child,722.8836 
692 723.2600and she was nothing like that.724.9305 
694 725.2450I was a different person at school726.6109 
696 726.8089and outside in the streets than I was to my mother at home.729.2394 
699 731.8328Sh.732.3690 
701 732.6499You think Sparky wanna come in?734.1734 
702ATL_se0_ag1_f_02734.2886No, he barking at whoever's walking past. Shut up.736.2809
705 738.6976You almost sound like /Gretta/739.9968 
707 740.6723yelling out741.2033 
709 741.6261like that.742.0727 
710ATL_se0_ag1_f_02742.0953Cause Grandma be trying to watch her stories and get some peace, and he be barking at nobody for no745.7007
712 745.8145god damn reason. Shut your ass up, nigga.747.5178 
713ATL_int_01747.8736<laugh> are you talking to me?749.0285
714ATL_se0_ag1_f_02749.8154[That's exactly] what you [came down the stairs] for, like, who?751.7700
717 750.5163[<laugh>]750.9948 
718 753.3374So this particular crew754.8119
720 755.1058of people,755.7348 
722 755.8534how did you guys meet?756.9361 
725 758.8094they tried to fight me.759.5075 
728 761.5698That's a-761.9462 
730 762.0751interesting.762.7247 
733 763.4483it was two girls,764.7496 
735ATL_se0_ag1_f_02765.6725one boy766.3685
737 766.9047who is gay,767.5595 
741 769.5998one Puerto Rican girl.770.6568 
743ATL_se0_ag1_f_02772.0076And the two girls were twins, /RD-NAME-3/ and /RD-NAME-3/,774.3535
745 775.3678and /RD-NAME-3/ tried to fight me.776.6980 
746ATL_int_01779.4616Damn, so were you thinking already in back of your mind, I-781.9590
748 782.0212I-782.2211 
750 782.2852if I gotta fight one twin, I probably gotta fight the other one?784.7346 
751ATL_se0_ag1_f_02785.9823No, I told 'em, I'll whoop both of y'all asses.787.5199
753ATL_se0_ag1_f_02789.1825What's up?789.5075
754ATL_int_01789.8787And who- and who won?790.9150
755ATL_se0_ag1_f_02791.5286They didn't wanna fight me.792.4257
756ATL_int_01792.5958They didn't wanna fight you. They wanted to be best friends with you after that.795.3889
758 796.0850Wow, that's cool.797.4667 
760 799.6669Do you, um, still talk to any one of 'em801.3450 
762 801.4091to this [day? Or-]802.1198 
764 802.6779I [just wrote] /RD-NAME-3/ on Facebook two days ago.804.6938
766 806.2185That was cool.806.8115
768 807.5030That was very very [cool.]808.7494 
769ATL_se0_ag1_f_02808.5328[Real] recognize real,809.8218
770 810.2549and people are gonna give respect to those who demand it, not who aks for it.813.3999
773 816.7086Okay, so what about817.9305 
775 818.6730your crew now,819.6010 
777 821.0027how did you meet your crew now822.3277 
779 822.5855that you hang with?823.4414 
780ATL_se0_ag1_f_02823.8487Um, I met them through a824.9300
782 825.2276m-825.3303 
784 825.4199mutual friend,826.0957 
786 826.1614/RD-NAME-2/,826.6057 
790 828.2504Um,828.7728 
792 830.5795she just-831.1053 
794 831.9973it was at a time at-833.0388 
796 833.2914not too long ago, but it was at a time when we were really just really836.2959 
798 836.6104F-ed up837.0421 
800 837.1207in the streets.837.8015 
802 837.9117And838.4098 
804 839.4306after being surrounded by so many841.0238 
806 841.8215messed up bad people your whole life,843.6055 
808 844.0076you kind of have that urge to just be surrounded by people who just846.6474 
810 846.9825are on the same shit you on, who just want the same things out of life you want.850.3634 
812 850.9305And851.4358 
814 852.4154she introduced me to everybody,853.9513 
816 854.0253you included, and we all just clicked. And856.1107 
818 856.2551that's-856.6468 
820 856.7119I haven't been rocking with nobody else but y'all. (laughing)859.1114 
822 859.5394[So]859.9112 
824ATL_se0_ag1_f_02860.6317that's pretty much how that went.861.7196
825ATL_int_01863.1213So, um,864.0648
827 865.6521what do you do on a866.7658 
829 867.0596typical weekend?868.0186 
830ATL_se0_ag1_f_02869.5640Honestly my typical weekend revol-871.3569
832 871.5048involve me just chilling.872.7370 
834 872.8205I really don't-873.6441 
836 873.7462I'm not a874.1386 
838 874.2506club kind of person.875.3732 
840 876.0022I don't really feel the need or the urge to go out.878.2708 
842 878.4564I might878.7533 
844 878.9124go somebody's house, kick it, watch a game or881.3114 
846 882.1363somebody's eating-882.9113 
848 883.0582cooking out or something like that, but,884.8122 
850 885.3587you know, grown people shit.886.4837 
852 886.5958I really don't do too much-887.9507 
854 888.7653too many clubs. I think889.8710 
856 889.9590maybe I went to a club like maybe two weekends ago,892.6219 
858 893.1825and that was my first time going to a club in895.5387 
860 897.1318years.897.7918 
861ATL_int_01898.4569Wow. Smooth, smooth, smooth.900.2188
863 900.8220So, um,901.7758 
865 902.9411just to double back on the family aspect,905.3784 
867 906.1414do you have any907.4613 
869 907.8583memories of909.2556 
871 909.5443traditions growing up910.9379 
873 911.0909in your family?911.8115 
876ATL_se0_ag1_f_02914.3268Thanksgiving was a huge915.9825
878 916.6683huge tradition in my family.918.6529 
880 918.7552Um,919.2293 
882 920.2347everybody got together at Grandma's house, and I mean922.6048 
884 922.7346everybody.923.7380 
886 923.8693Everybody,924.4962 
888 924.5677aunts, uncles,925.6212 
890 926.0646twice removed, once removed, people who just been in the family for years,929.5331 
892 930.6673cousins I haven't seen in forever, everybody933.0700 
894 933.4669came to Grandma's house in Jersey, and935.3371 
896 935.8218she would936.4611 
898 936.8065ha- turn the whole garage into a buffet and cook and all that [other stuff. And]940.8436 
900ATL_se0_ag1_f_02941.2907we drinking, and we playing domi- somebody playing dominoes in this room. Somebody playing cards in the other room.946.0960
902 947.0381Somebody- they-947.8255 
904 948.0496my uncles is out back playing dice. It's-950.4616 
906 950.8565it's-951.1046 
908 951.2119Thanksgiving was the thing.952.2546 
910 952.4455That was the time where everybody caught up with each other. Everybody linked up, seen family members they ain't seen in years,957.8072 
912 958.3280all of that.958.8796 
914 959.4196Thanksgiving was definitely960.8445 
916 961.0302a tradition.961.8119 
917ATL_int_01962.8328I dig that.963.5855
919 966.2917Wanna hear more about stuff like that968.4454 
921ATL_int_01969.0022[/That's/ some] in everybody family.970.4562
922ATL_se0_ag1_f_02970.5387Thanksgiving is971.6162
924 971.7194wha- that was-972.5867 
926 972.7255that was the main event like we would974.6825 
928 974.8004plan in the beginning of year for Thanksgiving cause977.2966 
930 977.6936it was like, who's coming? How many bedrooms do we need? How many blow up mattresses? How many rooms do we need to rent out? How many turkeys do we need to get?983.4977 
932 983.8792How much food we need to get? (laughing) It was985.3434 
934 985.7198definitely a event.986.6516 
935ATL_int_01987.2291Who was cheffing it up in the fam?988.7140
937ATL_int_01989.5389Grandma all the [way.]990.6522
938ATL_se0_ag1_f_02990.6212[That's] it,991.1063
939 991.2661no [one else.]991.9968
941ATL_se0_ag1_f_02992.1309Don't [bring nothing.]993.0229
943ATL_se0_ag1_f_02993.5178No you can't bring no dish. No I don't [need your help in this kitchen. Nothing.]997.2660
944ATL_int_01995.5750[/unintelligible/ Yeah.]997.3772
945 997.5531[Okay, she] the chief.998.7799
947 998.9043Grandma threw it down. That was it.1000.3492
949 1000.4615You just come, and you eat.1001.5234 
950ATL_int_011002.4824That's awesome.1003.2506
952 1003.9401Do you, um, plan on keeping those traditions alive in your family?1007.5183 
953ATL_se0_ag1_f_021010.4506With my family?1011.3838
955ATL_se0_ag1_f_021013.4770If I can,1014.2917
957 1014.7608I will try, but1015.9106 
959 1016.5124me and my family, we don't have the closest dynamic in the world1019.4348 
961 1019.5196now,1019.9994 
963 1020.1033so.1020.6474 
964ATL_int_011021.4311Or your new family [whenever.]1022.9338
965ATL_se0_ag1_f_021022.8498[/When] I-/ family, [yeah. Not] like- my new family, the people- I consider all of y'all my family. So now will I keep that type of tradition alive with my-1029.7550
967ATL_se0_ag1_f_021030.2087with my family?1031.2920
969 1031.4896Hell yeah.1032.3690 
971ATL_se0_ag1_f_021032.6835[Thanksgiving] is definitely popping at my house this year.1035.0383
974 1035.9509I dig that.1036.6882 
976 1037.9565Um,1038.5340 
978 1039.3744so1039.9209 
980 1040.1361for the what- the majority of your family lives1042.9511 
982 1043.0977in Jersey? Or is they1044.4566 
984 1044.6113scattered out throughout1045.8576 
986 1046.0587[US?]1046.7548 
988 1047.2342the1047.6316
990 1047.7343majority of my family, yeah, is pretty much scattered1050.3381 
992 1050.8639all around the East Coast. Um,1052.4248 
994 1052.8733but as far as my immediate family,1054.6315 
996 1055.2141they're here.1055.7812 
998ATL_se0_ag1_f_021056.2298[My mom], my stepdad, my little brothers,1058.8476
999 1059.5539they're here.1060.1932
1002 1063.3331What- um,1064.2500 
1004 1065.9612let's see. I'm'a- I'm'a get it so we can talk more about some Atlanta stuff.1069.9673 
1006 1070.7135So y-1071.2600 
1008 1071.8169um, the first neighborhood1073.5595 
1010 1073.8070or just area you came to when you was here?1076.6155 
1015 1079.8117off of /RD-ADDRESS-2/ Road.1081.3641 
1016ATL_int_011081.6528/RD-ADDRESS-2/ Road.1082.8455
1017ATL_se0_ag1_f_021082.8609Over there on a-1083.9668
1019 1084.0516in Ellenwood, Georgia.1085.3378 
1020ATL_int_011085.6833/RD-ADDRESS-2/- well, no, Ellenwood, [Georgia, okay.]1088.6568
1022ATL_int_011090.3015What's it- what was the, um,1091.7400
1024 1092.4463dynamic out there?1093.6219 
1027ATL_se0_ag1_f_021096.1984Cause when you come from somewhere that's so active,1098.3690
1029 1099.0908and you come to somewhere that's so secluded,1100.9249 
1031 1101.6673it's a shock,1102.3273 
1033 1102.4613especially as a young child,1103.7574 
1035 1103.9611or not even as a young child, as a1105.6064 
1040 1108.3324used to living their life a certain way, used to seeing1111.0732
1042 1111.1451certain things and hearing certain things. And then you come to somewhere where1114.1674 
1044 1114.7552across the street instead of it being a grocery store- I mean instead of being a corner store or1119.2291 
1046ATL_se0_ag1_f_021120.2087a laundromat or whatever, it's1121.9359
1048 1122.1834nothing1122.6319 
1050 1122.8639but trees.1123.4208 
1051ATL_int_011124.6362The convenience1126.0179
1053 1126.5077was stripped away, and [it was-]1128.5546 
1055ATL_int_011129.5703it wasn't as many people around or at least people you would [wanna hang around.]1133.3584
1056ATL_se0_ag1_f_021132.6676[It was the neighborhood.]1133.8236
1057 1133.8920It was the cul-de-sac,1134.8433
1059ATL_se0_ag1_f_021135.6425and our- that's- that's all it was.1137.4353
1061 1138.0798And that was, like I said,1139.4564 
1063 1139.7194a culture shock.1140.5634 
1065 1140.6538O-1140.8400 
1067 1141.1265I'll never forget when we pulled up at the-1143.3374 
1069 1143.7395on our way1144.5648 
1071 1144.6565I didn't know. When we were1145.7671 
1073 1145.8359pulling into the neighborhood, I did not know that we were pulling into the neighborhood. I thought that we were still on the main road to get to wherever we were [going.]1153.0032 
1075ATL_se0_ag1_f_021153.3744[So] when we stopped the truck, I thought we were at a truck stop somewhere1157.7447
1076ATL_int_011157.7802Oh [no, this can't be good.]1159.4259
1077ATL_se0_ag1_f_021158.2917[to, you know, rest] or [whatever.] And then I get out the car, and the next thing I know, I see my mom and my dad and everybody's getting out the truck. And I'm like, why are we all stopping here? And they were like, this is it. And I'm like, what's it?1168.2242
1079 1168.5490[Ah.]1168.9511
1080ATL_se0_ag1_f_021168.7088[It's like], nah, this is where we living. Who's living here?1170.8536
1082ATL_se0_ag1_f_021172.6516[Where's] the stores?1173.6467
1083ATL_int_011174.4149[Ah, god.]1175.9823
1084ATL_se0_ag1_f_021175.0336[Where's the buses?] Where's the cabs? Where's the trains? Where's the noise? Where [is the s-]1180.2190
1085ATL_int_011179.6622[Where's] the [noise.]1180.7758
1086ATL_se0_ag1_f_021180.6418[Where's] the sidewalks? [Where's the sidewalks?] There's no sidewalks here.1184.4660
1088 1184.8991Wow.1185.6158
1089ATL_se0_ag1_f_021186.6057So it was- like I said, it was definitely1189.5651
1091 1190.1825an adjustment1191.0744 
1093 1191.5333for sure.1192.2499 
1096 1194.8382Did it seem safer1196.1567 
1098 1196.4402in that environment1197.4508 
1100 1197.8684than1198.2603 
1102 1198.4201opposed to the one before?1200.0596 
1105ATL_se0_ag1_f_021202.4402<ts> Absolutely.1203.1002
1107 1203.9148Safer in the sense of1205.2502 
1109 1208.2963when you're up north, whatever's going on, you see it.1210.4098 
1111 1211.0027If there's drugs1211.8895 
1113 1212.6732being sold, you see it.1213.9209 
1115 1214.8527Police riding by in helicopters,1216.8016 
1117 1217.0027fire-1217.6214 
1119 1218.1988fire department,1219.1836 
1121 1219.7095crack heads outside screaming arguing with each other, drunks on the corner1222.7707 
1123 1223.6626yelling, smashing bottles,1225.2558 
1125 1225.6064all that.1226.0233 
1127 1226.1007You see it. You hear it. It's directly in front of your face, cannot be avoided.1229.5698 
1129ATL_se0_ag1_f_021230.6526Down here1231.3744
1131ATL_se0_ag1_f_021234.0953you don't see that.1234.7758
1133 1235.4822There is no1236.5598 
1135 1237.0805crack heads on the corner.1238.1567 
1137 1238.2928There is no1239.2342 
1139 1239.6158winos walking up and down the block. There is no-1242.8072 
1141 1243.3022there isn't that.1244.0292 
1143ATL_se0_ag1_f_021244.5795[Now] in that aspect, yes. It did seem safer, but,1247.6523
1144 1248.5649like I said, that's the1249.8023
1146 1250.4454beauty in the beast1251.7027 
1148 1251.8355of1252.2284 
1150 1252.2997being here1253.0491 
1152 1253.6214because just cause you don't see it, that don't mean it ain't happening.1256.0587 
1154ATL_se0_ag1_f_021257.2858[You just don't see it.]1258.1881
1155ATL_int_011257.3616[Yo, like somebody can]1258.3324
1156 1258.8738pull your ass off in them woods and1260.6990
1157ATL_se0_ag1_f_021260.9825[That's it.]1261.3579
1158ATL_int_011261.0599[really] get to business.1262.2500
1159ATL_se0_ag1_f_021262.5460[That's it.]1262.9533
1161 1263.4328Definitely.1263.9432
1163 1264.5568I- I know I hear that a lot from [/most/] [northern people] [who be freaking] out.1267.9280 
1166 1266.4910[I-]1266.7763 
1168 1266.8979[listen.]1267.5214 
1169 1268.0878Listen.1268.6447
1171 1268.8715[I thought- I was like, oh it's] great down here. It's safe. It's peaceful. It's this. It's that. And1272.7731 
1173ATL_se0_ag1_f_021273.1752lo and behold, three si-1274.4848
1175 1274.7478I believe1275.3046 
1177 1276.0006between three to six months of me first moving here, somebody1278.8814 
1179 1279.1031found a girl in the woods1280.5776 
1181 1280.8870two-1281.3304 
1183 1282.0264maybe like two minutes from where I was living.1283.7522 
1185ATL_se0_ag1_f_021284.9329So I was just like, oh okay. So they get it popping down here. They just don't get it1288.1759
1187 1288.3461popping in front of your face, [but it's goi-] it's going down.1291.0051 
1189ATL_se0_ag1_f_021291.3402And then once I got to get out and explore the neighborhood that I was in more, I realized like, oh,1296.2008
1191 1296.9329no,1297.3041 
1193 1298.2425y'all got the shits. Y'all just1299.8924 
1195 1300.5310covering it up with1301.3037 
1197 1301.4569m-1301.5818 
1199 1301.8887trees and grass and really nice houses.1303.7475 
1202 1306.2945So, um,1307.2831 
1204 1309.4176as far as dialect,1310.7787 
1206 1311.7789can you-1312.3048 
1208 1312.5832/hey I'm-/ I'm'a let you say it because1314.7112 
1210 1315.0257I'm'a think it's obvious, but1316.5106 
1212 1317.1602do you feel like it's a difference between the Jersey and the Atlanta dialect?1321.4743 
1216 1324.7689And, um,1325.4326 
1218 1325.5609can you tell that somebody1326.7989 
1220 1326.9587is from Jersey just by the way they talk?1328.8767 
1222ATL_int_011330.4183You can tell that somebody's from Atlanta1331.8282
1224 1331.9225just by the way they [talk?]1332.9071 
1226ATL_int_011334.2941Okay, what are some of the1335.5108
1228 1336.1759unique words from Jersey that people use?1339.1701 
1231 1341.0107jawn.1341.6243 
1235 1345.8764jawn.1346.3198 
1238 1347.8872Okay, jawn, what that mean?1349.1078 
1239ATL_se0_ag1_f_021349.6594The thing.1350.2214
1241 1350.7834That place. I'm about to go to the jawn.1352.6189 
1242ATL_int_011352.8973Oh like the [jawn, like.]1354.1811
1245ATL_se0_ag1_f_021354.7881[remember] that jawn I left at your house, or1357.0257
1247ATL_se0_ag1_f_021357.4485[ayo] remember that jawn that we1358.9319
1248 1359.0132passed that day? Remember that jawn1360.5523
1249ATL_int_011360.8190[Oh wow.]1361.7007
1250ATL_se0_ag1_f_021360.9015[that we walked passed] that day, and /she stopped and said-/1363.3712
1251 1363.5980jawn is a universal word.1365.2221
1254 1366.2172I [can dig it.]1366.9015 
1255ATL_se0_ag1_f_021366.3822[You feeling what I'm saying.]1367.2470
1256 1367.9121So that's-1368.6738
1258 1368.7759that's something that y'all don't use. Y'all don't say jawn.1371.2634 
1259ATL_int_011371.4232Never heard that one before, but1373.0000
1261 1373.1324it's- it sound1374.0185 
1263 1374.0973right coming from you1375.1237 
1264ATL_se0_ag1_f_021375.2938[Or y-]1375.6805
1265ATL_int_011375.4124[the way you said] it.1376.0260
1268 1376.9179bruh, you lacking1378.0008 
1270 1378.3512right now.1378.8861 
1272ATL_se0_ag1_f_021379.9894You lacking.1380.6700
1274 1380.9793[Or]1381.2526 
1276ATL_se0_ag1_f_021381.9692you- you- you diddy bopping.1383.8614
1279 1385.3913Hold on. What is1386.2420 
1281 1386.5926[diddy] bopping, that's [the same as-]1388.3508 
1284 1387.5568[That means you on] some other shit.1389.3001 
1285 1389.3640That [means you-]1390.2326
1288 1391.8148that means you tweaking.1392.9078
1289ATL_int_011393.5781Okay. You [tweaking. You diddy bopping.]1395.7886
1290ATL_se0_ag1_f_021394.3604[You- you feel what I'm saying, that's a Southern] word.1396.3408
1291 1396.4029Tweaking,1396.9177
1293ATL_se0_ag1_f_021397.4252that's- that's y'all.1398.3974
1295 1398.6397You [tweaking right now, bruh.]1399.9582 
1296ATL_int_011399.0147[I never even heard tweaking.]1400.1902
1297ATL_se0_ag1_f_021400.5512Well maybe that- yeah, that might be Jersey. That's something that I say.1403.0002
1299ATL_se0_ag1_f_021403.1166[You tweaking] right [now, or you] bugging. You wilding out.1405.6915
1301 1405.8912Bugging, [wilding.]1406.9842
1302ATL_se0_ag1_f_021406.7265[You] illing right now,1407.9484
1303 1408.1495[like]1408.6857
1305ATL_se0_ag1_f_021409.4539the fuck is going on? You got- like, you- you on some other shit. Like that's basically what that means.1413.7731
1307ATL_se0_ag1_f_021414.3299Down here1415.0517
1309 1416.1705it's shorty tripping.1417.6090 
1310ATL_int_011418.0944[Oh okay, trip-]1419.1183
1311ATL_se0_ag1_f_021418.1341[Bruh on some other] shit.1419.5565
1312ATL_int_011419.6184bruh on some other stuff,1420.7785
1315 1422.3201Okay.1422.8408
1317 1423.3719Nah, that's- that's a great point1424.7612 
1318ATL_se0_ag1_f_021424.7742Down here it's more of1426.2423
1319ATL_int_011426.4846I definitely [wanna-]1427.1806
1321ATL_int_011428.0984I wanna hear1428.9388
1323 1429.5626what1429.8326 
1325 1429.9791you feel is some of the phrases and words as far as in Atlanta.1433.9282 
1326ATL_se0_ag1_f_021434.0365Bruh, what the fuck you got going on?1435.4904
1330 1437.6339The- (laughing)1438.0206 
1331ATL_int_011438.0618/Like [what is bruh- You- what] the fuck you [got going on?]1440.6810
1332ATL_se0_ag1_f_021438.3505[that's a na-] (laughing)1439.2580
1334 1439.8303[when somebody] says something to someone, like I be- I hang out with a lot of males,1444.3918 
1336ATL_se0_ag1_f_021444.9177so when I hear, bruh-1446.5710
1338 1446.6365men talk to each other, I can pretty much guess wha- especially down here, I can pretty much guess off the top of my head what they're going to say next.1453.2842 
1340 1453.6245And usually whatever they'll say1455.1699 
1342 1455.5205everybody else is about to say the same thing, so everybody else bust out laughing, like bruh, I was about to say the same damn thing. Bruh, what the fuck you got going on, bruh?1463.2219 
1344 1463.5622Shorty, you tripping.1464.6036 
1345ATL_int_011465.0522[Ah. <laugh>]1467.1131
1346ATL_se0_ag1_f_021465.1244[Shit like that.]1465.9376
1347ATL_int_011467.6751Yeah, you slick a little [ATLien.]1469.9024
1348ATL_se0_ag1_f_021469.1136[You feel what I'm saying?] [Like so I can turn] it on turn it off, but1472.0000
1350 1472.0877Mm-hm.1472.4452
1351ATL_se0_ag1_f_021472.8347it's- like I said, it's phrases straight like that. Y'all- y'all are more of1476.4902
1353 1478.1909phrases1479.0210 
1355 1479.2582[as we have] words.1480.5575 
1357 1480.7108[Okay.]1481.1232
1358ATL_se0_ag1_f_021480.9221[We can] say one word, and1482.4602
1359 1482.5417it means exactly what we're- you know exactly what we're talking about1485.3613
1361 1485.5057from Jersey to Jersey.1486.7379 
1363ATL_se0_ag1_f_021487.2727Down here y'all can say a phrase1489.2216
1364ATL_int_011489.3248But the way you say [it-]1490.4415
1365ATL_se0_ag1_f_021490.3508[and-] no, but the way you say it, you know exactly what the person is1493.5099
1366 1493.6388talking about.1494.4122
1368ATL_se0_ag1_f_021495.4904Like if somebody say, ay bruh, what you doing? Ah nothing,1497.9204
1370 1498.0491just kicking shit.1498.8565 
1372 1499.6336You know exactly what they're doing.1500.9535 
1374 1501.3402[They either chilling] at the house,1502.6343 
1376ATL_se0_ag1_f_021503.4283or if they say, I'm just kicking shit with shorty,1505.2470
1378 1505.6419they chilling somewhere with they girl.1506.9071 
1380ATL_se0_ag1_f_021508.7630If you aks1509.5084
1382 1509.6275Jersey to Jersey,1510.6691 
1384 1510.7754yo what you got going on, homie?1512.0510 
1386 1512.8399Nothing, cooling in the crib.1514.2990 
1388 1515.9334That means I'm chilling with my girl. It's the same thing,1518.1665 
1391 1519.0616y'all say it a different way.1520.8094
1392ATL_int_011521.8715You got any, um,1523.0470
1394 1523.8448funny stories of- um,1525.5926 
1396 1526.0360about language and whatever whatever?1527.7805 
1401 1529.3491So when I first moved down here,1530.9791 
1403 1531.2884like I said,1531.8979 
1405 1531.9931I moved into a neighborhood, so you gotta get- get to know everybody in the cul-de-sac. That's a- that's another1536.9378 
1407 1537.4586Georgia thing. [Y'all w-]1538.8150 
1409ATL_se0_ag1_f_021539.0311y'all t- get to know1540.2479
1411 1540.7016y'all neighbors.1541.5884 
1415 1542.8193up north1543.5978 
1417 1543.8350if we see somebody pull in the neighborhood, we like, who the fuck is that?1546.4438 
1419 1547.0058Down here y'all see somebody pull in the neighborhood, y'all ain't pay attention. Y'all like, oh that's such and such. You live up the street.1551.4333 
1421 1551.7117Been here for like twenty years. I went to school with his kid. Like, some shit like that.1554.3501 
1423ATL_se0_ag1_f_021554.9069So when I first moved down here, (laughing)1556.6754
1425 1557.6962I was getting to know everybody in the neighborhood, and1559.6606 
1427 1560.6578I'll never forget him. I still talk to him to this day. His name was /RD-NAME-2/1564.2797 
1429 1564.3504/RD-NAME-2/.1564.9078 
1431 1565.7420Called him /RD-NAME-2/.1566.6236 
1435 1569.0816/RD-NAME-2/ used to smoke a lot of weed and sip a lot of drink1572.7532 
1437 1572.8435at one point in time.1573.7005 
1441 1574.9946I would catch the first word1576.6483 
1443 1576.8596and the last word1577.9063 
1445 1578.0403of1578.2311 
1447 1578.7209everything he said,1579.4324 
1449 1580.1542and I could never understand what he [said.]1582.5658 
1451ATL_se0_ag1_f_021583.0457It was like as if he just blended all the words into one long ass word.1588.1120
1452ATL_int_011588.2409[Oh wow.]1588.9421
1453ATL_se0_ag1_f_021588.4369[So I used] to be like-1589.6175
1454 1590.6745I used to literally have to tap on homie, be like, yo,1592.9100
1456 1592.9737what'd he say? (whispered)1593.6185 
1457ATL_int_011594.2513Oh [wow.]1595.0401
1458ATL_se0_ag1_f_021594.5348[And they be like], nah, what he said was, he was about [to go over here and pick up] this person, then he was gonna come back over here,1600.6534
1460 1600.8390Mm, yeah.1601.1583
1461ATL_se0_ag1_f_021601.1747and- or whatever,1601.8079
1463 1601.8898you know what I'm saying. That's what he said. I used to be like, oh okay, cool, cool, cool, cool.1605.1390 
1464ATL_int_011605.2885Oh wow.1606.5554
1466 1606.7875See I haven't been in that situation [/unintelligible/]1609.4221 
1467ATL_se0_ag1_f_021608.4837[So i- I was-]1609.5922
1468 1609.7675but after- like I said, after being here for1611.7924
1470 1612.2255couple years, it-1613.3082 
1472 1614.5301it starts to register.1615.7727 
1474 1616.2925[And so it's] like, okay, now I know what he's talking about. But1618.9370 
1476ATL_se0_ag1_f_021619.3134when I first got down here, I was like,1620.8137
1478 1621.7057bruh just sound like he just said a bunch of different-1624.0760 
1480 1624.6070like,1625.0143 
1482 1625.2463he just sound like he just mumbled. He said the first word and the last word, and everything else in between was just one big ass mumble.1630.4214 
1484ATL_se0_ag1_f_021631.9166Like and this is when he was sober, I used to be like, what1634.1800
1486 1634.3553did he1634.8778 
1488 1634.9398just say? Did he just call me a bitch?1636.7875 
1490ATL_se0_ag1_f_021638.9581[And] they like, nah, nah, nah, he ain't call you a bitch.1641.9161
1491 1642.1791He- he ain't call you a bitch. He just-1644.3651
1493 1644.9787he just said the word bitch, but he ain't call you a bitch. And I'm like,1648.0192 
1495 1648.6379oh okay.1649.2051 
1496ATL_int_011650.9993Now we w-1651.7263
1498 1652.3501on our way here, we was, um, listening to the radio,1655.0917 
1500 1655.5196and that, um, Racks on Racks came on.1657.4685 
1502ATL_int_011658.1130When it first came out,1659.5102
1504 1659.6790I didn't even understand what the hell Future was talking about1662.6848 
1505ATL_se0_ag1_f_021662.7415I did.1663.1901
1506ATL_int_011663.3396through that whole song. That's cool that you [did.]1665.2937
1507ATL_se0_ag1_f_021665.1854[I] had to read the lyrics though, I'm not gonna lie to you.1666.8596
1508ATL_int_011666.8851You had to [read the lyrics just to really]1669.0208
1509ATL_se0_ag1_f_021667.3804[I had to look up the lyrics.]1668.6436
1510ATL_int_011669.1318clearly [understand he was saying]1671.0359
1511ATL_se0_ag1_f_021669.8706[I had to look] up1671.2008
1513ATL_se0_ag1_f_021671.5618[to lyrics.] I had to. I'll never forget it cause I remember going on YouTube and being like, yo, this1676.9877
1514 1677.0547song goes so hard.1678.6603
1516ATL_se0_ag1_f_021679.0573[I need] to figure out [what he's saying] cause I know he's saying something worth saying.1683.9471
1518ATL_se0_ag1_f_021684.2822So when I figured out the lyrics, I was just like, oh yeah, I fucks with this song.1687.2571
1519ATL_int_011687.6593Sound so clear to me now, but back [then],1689.7267
1520ATL_se0_ag1_f_021689.5897[It] was just like, what?1690.5742
1521 1691.5299But that's [come] from years of listening to Future and understanding his lingo to [the point where you] know what he's saying now.1697.9475
1524 1695.7408[Mm-hm.]1696.3956 
1525 1698.2156Nah, definitely, definitely.1699.5871
1527 1700.7781Um,1701.5514 
1529 1701.8285let's see.1702.6740 
1531 1704.3548What games did you play,1705.5379 
1533 1705.7553I guess either1706.5976 
1535 1706.8915amongst yourself or with your friends or whatever?1708.8442 
1536ATL_se0_ag1_f_021709.8341What you mean like, here or there?1711.3293
1537ATL_int_011711.6335Yeah, any.1712.1439
1539ATL_int_011712.6993[Talk] about1713.1699
1540 1713.7371games in particular.1714.9112
1543 1716.4219I grew up really rough,1717.6077 
1545 1717.8294so1718.2986 
1547 1718.8245the girls that I hung out with act like boys, and then I hung out with boys.1722.0661 
1549 1722.4889So1723.0715 
1551 1723.5304we didn't play the1724.8967 
1553 1725.5205kiddy games, the hide and go seek. We slap boxing.1728.3703 
1555ATL_se0_ag1_f_021729.0251[y- y-] you feel what I'm [saying.]1730.2006
1556ATL_int_011729.9686[Slap] box, [okay.]1731.0410
1557ATL_se0_ag1_f_021730.6595[We-] we teaching each other how to shoot dice. We playing checkers. [We-]1733.7516
1558ATL_int_011733.5505[Shooting] dice, [checkers.]1734.9426
1561 1734.6436[we doing] shit like that. That's like w-1737.1029 
1562 1737.2679we're not really1738.3956
1564 1739.1226playing hide and go seek, or1740.6848 
1566ATL_se0_ag1_f_021741.3344tic-tac-toe or double du- I mean, no. Double Dutch, that was the shit.1744.6843
1568ATL_se0_ag1_f_021745.4526We did that.1746.1950
1569ATL_int_011746.2620You was double Dutching [out there.]1747.5922
1571 1747.7224but1748.0459
1573 1749.0307yeah, double Dutch,1750.2461 
1574ATL_int_011750.4987[What about hopscotch?]1751.7155
1575ATL_se0_ag1_f_021750.5812[stuff like that.] Hopscotch, we definitely did [hopscotch.]1753.9686
1576ATL_int_011753.7108[It's a] thing.1754.2522
1577ATL_se0_ag1_f_021754.4378We put our own little spin on it. Um,1756.1327
1579ATL_se0_ag1_f_021756.6431we played four corners, lot of basketball,1759.5458
1580ATL_int_011759.6953Lot of [basketball.]1760.5925
1581ATL_se0_ag1_f_021760.0099[lot of volleyball.]1761.4174
1582 1762.0553Um,1762.6225
1584 1763.2463but yeah, I hung out with mostly1765.0818 
1586 1765.5716boys, so it was like I was really-1767.4896 
1588 1767.9831really didn't-1768.6424 
1590 1768.7709I really wasn't into the1770.0609 
1592 1770.8549let's play a game thing. It was more like,1773.2523 
1594 1773.3527let's get into some shit1774.4472 
1596 1774.5967/like-/ (laughing)1775.1123 
1597ATL_int_011775.5608[Dig it.] I dig it.1776.8807
1599ATL_int_011777.1230Didn't you say you, um,1778.1645
1601 1778.3347had a little hooping1779.3916 
1603ATL_int_011779.6532[promising] career1780.6637
1604 1780.8442for a [second?]1781.4629
1605ATL_se0_ag1_f_021781.3494[Yeah], I did. I just loved doing it.1783.3761
1606 1783.4775[It really wasn't] nothing. I did not sign up for the team or m- in basketball, nothing like that.1787.7000
1608 1787.7464Mm-hm.1788.1641
1609ATL_se0_ag1_f_021788.2723That really wasn't my thing. I just-1789.8294
1611 1790.1181my mom1790.7935 
1613 1791.2885is amazing at the sport, and she loves the sport, and1794.3909 
1615 1794.5920it made me love the sport.1795.9708 
1617 1796.1447So1796.5925 
1619 1797.4109I just- I like playing for fun. I like watching it,1799.9630 
1621 1800.1847but1800.5198 
1623 1800.8756as far as me joining a team, that was never really my thing. Only team that I joined was the football team.1805.7361 
1624ATL_int_011807.0945[Oh wow.] [Okay.]1808.0459
1627 1807.7656[a-]1807.8558 
1628 1808.1130Yeah.1808.5409
1629ATL_int_011809.7563You got a, um, favorite team?1811.1123
1631ATL_int_011813.2416Either, uh, sport. NFL,1814.9327
1633 1815.1751football, [baseball],1816.6070 
1634ATL_se0_ag1_f_021816.3956[I have] to [say even] though I know they're probably gonna choke at some point in time this year, I bleed green.1822.5039
1636ATL_se0_ag1_f_021822.9834I love the Eagles.1824.0042
1638ATL_se0_ag1_f_021824.7157[I] can't help it.1825.7211
1639 1826.0150[Um],1826.5254
1641ATL_se0_ag1_f_021827.3246my grandfather was a huge ginormous fan of the, uh, Jets,1831.0715
1643ATL_se0_ag1_f_021831.9892um, and the Giants. He loved the New York Giants.1835.1215
1645 1835.2008Loved1835.8153 
1647 1835.9119the New York Giants.1837.0509 
1651 1839.5353<ts>1839.7209 
1653 1839.9426basketball, I pretty much don't have a specific team.1843.2152 
1655 1843.6070I'm more of a1844.2257 
1657 1844.4938players type, cause now it's like-1846.4272 
1659 1847.8193well, I'm lying.1848.5257 
1660ATL_int_011849.0089Nah, I feel you.1849.6018
1661ATL_se0_ag1_f_021850.7207I love1851.3637
1663 1851.4569the Golden Warriors.1852.4479 
1665 1852.9531Golden Gate Warriors?1853.8090 
1666ATL_int_011854.0757You close enough.1854.7104
1668 1854.8557Golden State [Warriors]1855.6716 
1669ATL_se0_ag1_f_021855.4684[Whatever, whatever they] are. But I don't do teams1857.8350
1670ATL_int_011855.7472[/it's/ same team.]1856.4790
1671ATL_se0_ag1_f_021858.0051I love Steph Curry.1859.0363
1672ATL_int_011859.5362[You like Steph Curry.]1860.5521
1673ATL_se0_ag1_f_021859.6216[That is my dude.]1860.8563
1674ATL_int_011860.9130I [like Kevin Durant.]1862.0000
1675ATL_se0_ag1_f_021861.1862[Do you hear what I'm saying.]1862.2643
1676ATL_int_011862.2738That's my [dude.]1863.0667
1677ATL_se0_ag1_f_021862.7471[Kevin] Durant, that's my- the holy [trinity. I love all three of 'em.]1865.6861
1678ATL_int_011864.5155[I love /??/ too.]1865.7207
1679 1865.8990[Yeah.]1866.1557
1681 1866.5005I love Steph Curry, and I loved Steph Curry long before he won.1870.2134
1683ATL_se0_ag1_f_021870.4891[I mean] I was a Steph1871.7567
1684 1871.8502Curry1872.3098
1686 1872.4902fan. [I was a Steph] Curry fan long before he won, long before any of the- all these other people [started wearing]1877.5106 
1689 1876.9125[/unintelligible/]1878.6449 
1690ATL_se0_ag1_f_021877.8200[yellow and] blue and go- and white.1879.8190
1691 1880.0253[No],1880.3218
1693ATL_se0_ag1_f_021880.4786[I] was a fan of him. I loved him long before all of this happened.1884.8305
1697 1886.4429I'm more of a players fan. I love LeBron. I love Kevin.1890.0073 
1699 1890.1262Um,1890.5854 
1701 1890.6852I love Dwyane. I love Bosh. I love all of them. Like I love the-1894.9950 
1703 1895.0981I'm more of a players type of person. I'm not really a team anymore.1898.6388 
1705 1899.5308Like I'm glad that1900.5980 
1707 1900.8661the team won that had my favorite player on it though, but1903.5873 
1709 1903.6902I'm more of a1904.2263 
1711 1904.7677player type. I'm not- I don't really like teams anymore.1907.4178 
1714 1908.1648I mean, shit, players don't even like teams no more. They switching [up.]1911.1544 
1715ATL_se0_ag1_f_021911.1028[That's-] okay.1912.0483
1716ATL_int_011912.0648<laugh> /The more/ [the merrier/.]1913.3095
1717ATL_se0_ag1_f_021912.7384[You see what's going] on between Durant and LeBron right now. Like they don't-1915.7225
1718 1915.9170it ain't even about the team no more. [It's about the individual] player at this point.1919.0002
1719ATL_int_011917.3116[It ain't.]1917.7249
1720 1919.0598Yeah.1919.3370
1723 1920.3407I'm more of a players fan. I'm not more of a1922.6027 
1725 1922.8347team fan. But NFL, I'm more of a team fan,1925.4848 
1727 1925.9952and1926.3324 
1729 1926.4602I love the Eagles1927.4543 
1731 1927.9015to death.1928.3913 
1732ATL_int_011928.8450I dig that.1929.6545
1734 1929.8195Did you, um,1930.7114 
1736 1931.6859catch the solar eclipse the other day?1933.3822 
1737ATL_se0_ag1_f_021933.5214Yes I did.1934.0459
1738ATL_int_011934.4893Did you look at it without the glasses?1936.4073
1739ATL_se0_ag1_f_021936.7733Yes, I did.1937.2683
1742 1938.7016How- how is your eyes feeling today?1940.4377 
1746 1942.1954Amazing. [/unintelligible/]1943.2064 
1747ATL_se0_ag1_f_021942.9331[People] think they can't do things just because they don't-1945.5963
1748 1945.6853if you-1946.2573
1750 1946.7677p- if you train your body to get used to something1948.9228 
1752 1949.6034you'll be able to build up a tolerance for it, just like people say, oh I don't drink,1952.7801 
1754 1952.9401but1953.2126 
1756 1953.7937you see1954.3918 
1758 1954.5516everybody else is drinking. Why? Cause they built up a tolerance for it. I'm pretty sure at one point in time, they didn't drink either.1958.8863 
1760ATL_se0_ag1_f_021959.5359You know what I'm saying, so1960.7424
1762 1960.9383it has nothing to do with really-1962.3201 
1764 1962.6810you can-1963.0316 
1766 1963.3976as Black people, we have a lot of power,1965.8453 
1768 1965.9782and I know this sounds really cheesy, but we have a lot of power. There are things that we can do that other cultures, other1971.7318 
1770 1972.2062beings cannot do.1973.6240 
1772 1974.3201And for them to say, oh, be careful of the sun. Don't look into the sun cause it might hurt your eyes or fuck with your eyes. We are sun people.1981.1811 
1774 1982.0871You feel what I'm saying.1983.0667 
1776 1983.3245So you telling me not to look into the sun cause I'm gonna go blind, that sounds stupid.1986.7570 
1778 1987.0264My ancestors, where I come from, we are sun people.1989.7886 
1780ATL_se0_ag1_f_021990.8300Why can't I look into the sun?1992.0262
1782 1992.7016Don't stare at it1993.7946 
1784 1994.0149for three hours or thirty minutes, [but you can] look up at the eclipse.1997.5261 
1786 1997.9231Wow. Okay.1998.8285
1788 1998.9797I really kept my Black ass inside.2001.8572 
1790 2001.9795I missed out on the wonderfulness of something [that happens-]2005.3299 
1791ATL_se0_ag1_f_022004.3400[Ah, it's a shadow.]2005.6103
1792 2005.7372It's a big ass global [shadow.]2007.2891
1794ATL_se0_ag1_f_022008.4543It's not really that big [of a deal.]2009.7778
1795ATL_int_012009.3346[/??/] that [/that/ crazy?]2010.8246
1796ATL_se0_ag1_f_022010.0623[I mean]2010.5875
1797 2010.8556the fact- only reason that people make such a big deal of it cause it happens every bajillion years.2014.6606
1799 2014.8242But2015.1799 
1801ATL_se0_ag1_f_022016.2523[it] ain't nothing but worldwide big ass shadow.2018.8096
1802ATL_int_012019.0313That's how I pretty much felt about it.2020.7379
1803ATL_se0_ag1_f_022020.9221You wanna see eclipse? Hell,2022.2472
1805 2022.4637go outside around this time.2023.7888 
1807 2024.5776That's exactly what it feels like.2025.6552 
1810 2027.6904Pretty much. I-2028.5231 
1812 2028.5916I wanna say that they said it's supposed to be another one coming in a few years.2032.1295 
1813ATL_se0_ag1_f_022032.4492In a few [years?]2033.4218
1814ATL_int_012033.3855[Just] [a-]2033.8502
1815ATL_se0_ag1_f_022033.7265[We got] a problem.2034.4380
1816 2034.6751If it is another [one coming, w-]2035.8424
1818ATL_se0_ag1_f_022035.9750[we gotta-]2036.4407
1820 2036.5381[that's- we] got more to worry about than the eclipse.2038.2326 
1821ATL_int_012038.3255Nah, [definitely.]2039.2779
1822ATL_se0_ag1_f_022039.0768[If another] one comes in a few years, I'm not going outside.2041.1237
1824ATL_se0_ag1_f_022041.2990[That's it. I'm] with you. We [gonna be- our] Black asses gonna be [inside]2044.2481
1827 2043.9027[/We'll be/ inside.] [That's not-]2045.1593 
1828ATL_se0_ag1_f_022044.7173[in the mother fucking] [house.]2045.7419
1829ATL_int_012045.5305[That's] not [natural.]2046.4930
1830ATL_se0_ag1_f_022046.4380[Yeah], it [ain't.]2046.9720
1831ATL_int_012046.9206[That's] not right.2047.7372
1832 2049.0107Okay.2049.5211
1834 2049.7428Alright.2050.1450 
1836 2050.7018This probably be the last2052.3967 
1838 2053.2577follow-up question before I have you read maybe one or two passages.2057.1799 
1839ATL_se0_ag1_f_022057.6233That's cool.2058.0874
1842 2061.2530suppose you wanted to go out to a restaurant2063.8486 
1844 2064.0001or a movie2064.9071 
1846 2065.1082or whatever,2065.9034 
1848ATL_int_012066.6189where might you go?2067.4490
1849ATL_se0_ag1_f_022070.3658Restaurant, that's hard because2072.0156
1851 2072.9592all the food here is so damn good.2075.4583 
1853 2075.8863Like (laughing)2076.4276 
1855 2076.9896Lord, it's so hard to pick one place to eat here cause it's like,2081.1232 
1857 2081.7986huh, (laughing)2082.7370 
1859 2083.0412it's so many places I could go get- so good-2085.8558 
1861 2085.9427such good2086.5575 
1863 2086.8087food.2087.3398 
1865ATL_se0_ag1_f_022089.1649And it's so many amazing things to see here.2091.4335
1867 2091.5210That's2091.8563 
1869 2092.0264the [s- difference] between Atlanta2094.0255 
1871ATL_se0_ag1_f_022094.3555or Georgia in itself and2096.0977
1873 2096.1735other places.2096.9437 
1875 2097.2479It's so2098.0780 
1877 2099.4016much here. It's so much to offer here2101.4485 
1879 2101.6702if people just really look at it. Don't look at it for what it is. Look at it like-2105.2212 
1881 2105.4687Georgia has a lot of culture.2107.3196 
1883 2107.6805Atlanta has a lot of culture in it. It's a lot of different races and2110.8190 
1885 2111.2006different artists with a lot of things to offer. So2114.1909 
1887 2114.6653going to a dinner and a movie, that's2116.7018 
1889 2116.8603considered boring nowadays. [Now it's] like2119.5001 
1891ATL_se0_ag1_f_022120.1755going for drinks and going to a art exhibit. Like2122.6400
1893ATL_se0_ag1_f_022122.7998[just not too] long ago, me and my boyfriend, we went to a thing called sip and stroke in Atlanta2126.8664
1894ATL_int_012127.0520[Ooh, /that's cool./]2128.0316
1895ATL_se0_ag1_f_022127.2634[where apparently you] drink and you get taught how to paint. Like that's2130.6653
1896 2130.7458the normal thing to do now,2132.2941
1899 2133.2118[/I heard about-/]2133.8202 
1900ATL_se0_ag1_f_022133.2943[you know what I'm saying], then we went to the ferris wheel afterwards. Like that's the normal thing to [do now.]2137.6496
1901ATL_int_012137.2268[Still didn't] go to the ferris wheel yet.2139.1551
1903ATL_int_012139.9645I'm tripping.2140.5162
1905ATL_int_012141.8296I bet it's awesome [too.]2142.9845
1906ATL_se0_ag1_f_022142.7422[That's] another Atlanta word.2144.0981
1907 2144.3301Georgia, [bruh.]2145.0996
1909 2145.5185[<laugh>]2145.8563
1911 2146.0390I used [to hate it. Now I] l- use it like every other sentence. [Bruh.]2149.9280
1914 2149.4588[Bruh.]2150.2167 
1915ATL_se0_ag1_f_022150.6063[Bruh, that's] y'all. I don't care what nobody say, [that is y'all. Bruh.]2154.3091
1918 2152.9118[It's a lot of people that say that they] got-2154.6637 
1919 2154.8056they had the bruh.2155.7530
1921 2155.9198I know everybody got they own type of way with the bruh. [I know we-]2158.5001 
1923 2158.9177Y'all-2159.6601
1925 2159.7890[y'all created], patented, and trended [the bruh.]2163.6648 
1926ATL_int_012159.9739[/??/ bruh.]2160.7782
1928 2162.9533[<laugh>]2165.0414 
1929ATL_se0_ag1_f_022163.9845[No one else, and I] don't care what nobody else say, people was saying bro2167.8139
1931ATL_se0_ag1_f_022168.3470[not] bruh. Nobody was saying bruh [until] one of y'all from here said, (laughing)2173.4176
1934ATL_int_012174.9695[It's our /word./]2175.7841
1935ATL_se0_ag1_f_022175.1551[And that's when everybody] start- that's when it became contagious.2177.9018
1936 2178.2266But2178.5101
1938 2178.7834[everybody was saying] bro.2179.7329 
1939ATL_int_012178.8607[When the-]2179.2526
1940 2179.7694when the females started doing it, that's [when-]2181.8830
1941ATL_se0_ag1_f_022181.8305[That's whe-]2182.2514
1943 2182.4211they [hold the most power with they] bruhs.2184.1871
1944ATL_se0_ag1_f_022182.5572[but a- I noticed that]2183.5976
1945 2184.1997once the females started doing it, that's when y'all stopped,2186.7545
1947 2186.8184like- (laughing)2187.5211 
1948ATL_int_012188.3653We was like-2188.7048
1950 2188.9084nah, I mean, we kept saying, but [we- we mad.]2191.4949 
1951ATL_se0_ag1_f_022190.2472[Y'all say it, but y'all don't] say it. Now when females say, y'all be like,2193.7583
1952 2194.1450<ts>2194.3564
1953ATL_int_012194.8861We get upset when2195.8111
1955 2195.9786females say it [/??/]2197.1699 
1956ATL_se0_ag1_f_022196.7471[is that a] boy? [No. Then why are you calling] her [bruh?]2199.4262
1957ATL_int_012197.7576[There's a /no say-/]2198.7836
1959 2199.1291[/?/]2199.3765 
1960 2199.7787<laugh>2200.7055
1962 2201.5781Nah, but that- that- that bruh definitely can, um,2204.1752 
1964 2204.5465be perfect for a lot of scenarios [definitely.]2206.8563 
1966ATL_int_012207.4131Ah. <laugh>2209.1699
1968 2209.4794That delivery right there.2210.6683 
1970 2210.7870Okay.2211.3250