Bill Clinton has been campaigning tirelessly for his wife Hillary, especially after she was in hot water for her take on LBJ and MLK. But after falling asleep during an MLK celebration, he has some ’splainin’ to do:
Bill’s only hope is to say he ate before the sermon and had a touch of the “itis”:
Black American Vernacular English to describe a condition of sleepiness associated with eating meats and sauces, a real human phenomenon known that (in slang) is also sometimes called food coma. The foods commonly considered to be soul foods are generally high in both fat and carbohydrates, and are thus more likely to induce sleepiness.
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