No Lackin Challenge
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No Lackin Challenge is a video fad in which people film themselves brandishing firearms and pointing the weapons at unsuspecting victims to provoke them into displaying a firearm in return. The game is meant as a way to test the readiness of people who are living in high crime areas.
According to the HipWiki, the slang expression "no lackin" was initially popularized among Chicago gang members. On June 13th, 2012, rapper Lil Mister released a song titled "No Lackin" (shown below).
On August 15th, 2014, Urban Dictionary user Been Krill submitted an entry for "No Lackin," defining the term as "Not having a firearm on you" (shown below, left). The exact origin of the "No Lackin" challenge is unknown. The earliest known example was uploaded by YouTuber Chase BanzVIDEOS in a video titled "Never Get Caught Lacking in Chicago 'Challenge'" on September 11th, 2017 (shown below, right).
On October 4th, 2017, YouTuber Robert Michael uploaded a compilation of No Lackin Challenge videos (shown below). On October 7th, YouTuber King Bamm uploaded a parody video in which he walks in on somebody in the bathroom with a firearm (shown below, right).
On January 25th, 2018, 21-year-old Sherman Lackland (shown below) shot a 17-year-old in the head while playing the challenge in Memphis, Tennessee. On January 27th, a thread about the challenge which mentioned the shooting was submitted to the Kiwi Farms forum, which gathered upwards of 30 replies in 24 hours. On January 28th, The Daily Mail published an article reporting that the 17-year-old boy remained in critical condition "fighting for his life."
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 KiwiFarms – No Lackin Challenge
 Fox – Teen shot in head after new internet challenge goes wrong
 Urban Dictionary – No Lackin
 Hip Wiki – No Lackin – Meaning
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