Phi-lis'tine (fi-lis'-tin) adj. 1: of or relating to the culture of the ancient Philistines
2: smug, ignorant, indifferent or hostile to artistic and cultural values
--n. an uncultured, materialistic person
The Philistines started thumping beats in their mothers' wombs. They came out rapping, and have been delivering hip-hop for the masses ever since. The group formed when emcees B-Dub and Ragtop (Palestinian-American brothers who came up in East Tennessee) decided to stop messing around and put out an album.