Examples: Ice-T saying Soulja Boy "single-handedly killed hip-hop," Nas' Hip-Hop Is Dead

You might be a rapper if... you can't stand the idea of someone younger than you being more successful at your job than you were. Yet at the same time you're distancing yourself from the new school, you take every chance to mention that you fathered each and every one of these young guns. And the thought that kids might think your era of hip-hop sucked makes you want to go to the doctor, because that pill is tough to swallow.