Me: Man I’m telling you, Chris Paul has some of the best handles in the league.
Friend: He’s no A.I. (Allen Iverson, for those who don’t know)
Me: True, but Chris can carry the ball well.
Friend: WHOA…PAUSE MAN! PAUSE!
If you’re a grown man reading this, on how many occasions have you been in this situation? You’re trying to have a simple conversation about sports and some guy decides that what you said could be taken as homosexual. If you’ve never been in this situation by explaining the meaning of “pause.”
“Pause” or “No Homo” are terms used to negate or mask the sexual connotation of a statement.
“No Homo” – Brett the Intern – A parody of “Ridin’ Solo” from Jason Derulo
If you have never heard of these terms, you are probably wondering why someone would use these terms. Hell, if you hear these terms EVERYDAY you are probably wondering why brothers use these terms. I’m here to tell you why. Continue reading