Silver or Lead - Donkey Tees

By Larry Writes

Silver or Lead

Alright folks, let's talk about the infamous Pablo Escobar and his favorite catchphrase - "plata o plomo." Now, we're not talking about some fancy new drink here – we're talking about silver or lead, baby!

See, ol' Pablo was a bit of a...let's say, intense individual. And when he wanted something, he wasn't afraid to use some not-so-subtle persuasion. So, when someone got in his way, he'd whip out the classic "plata o plomo" routine – either take the money or take a bullet.

Today, the phrase has taken on a life of its own, becoming a sort of cultural shorthand for tough choices and hard decisions. But let's not forget the real-world consequences of Escobar's actions – the drug trade has brought untold suffering to countless individuals and communities.

So, next time you hear someone drop the "plata o plomo" bomb, remember that there's a dark history behind it. And maybe, just maybe, try to come up with a less...murder-y solution to your problem.