I’m concerned about a lot of things happening in this country right now, and the war in Iraq is one of them.
I believe this man is the musical genius and conscience of this generation.
I’ve heard, but haven’t verified, that he took his lyrics from actual letters of the soldiers.
I believe if McCain/Palin get in to office he will have much more to sing about. And I don’t mean that in a good way.
There are comments posted below the video from actual combat veterans and other people affected. They are from the comments that accompanied the video, and I’ve posted them as is. I didn’t post the lyrics because they speak for themselves.
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A post on my private blog was the inspiration for this one — I was having a restless night, wrestling with the hamsters. You know, the rodents that run around in your head chasing each other, nibbling on their tails, chewing the furniture and pooping on the floor.
Yes, you know what I’m talking about. Don’t pretend.
Anyway, I logged on to the computer, plugging into my favorite musical playlist. Randomly (although I’m Very Suspicious of Random Events, aren’t you? I mean, I get the feeling some things are Not So Random, but I digress,) one of my favorite tuneages showed up, and I hunted down the video.
What It’s Like
Please go watch. I’ll wait.
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