Refers to Peeksill, a city an hour north of New York City, the fulcrum upon which the turbulent worlds of downstate and upstate New York are balanced. Living in the Skill and negotiating the intersections of these diametrically opposite galaxies requires unbelievable talent, cunning, and, yes, Skill.
a: Elton Brand he got Skill
b: No doubt, my man is from the Skill
a: Let's throw some weed into that newport light