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Grantismo
12-17-2007, 11:08 PM
I was just listening to this amazing song, and I thought that maybe some of our Ron Paul movie making wizards could put it to good use. Here is a link to the actual music via Youtube(the video isn't affiliated, but I can get the actual mp3 for anyone who requests it):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-aLjup934Rk

Here are the lyrcis (listen to the song before you judge it based on the lyrics, it's a very somber piece):

Godspeed You Black Emperor! - "The Dead Flag Blues"

The car's on fire and there's no driver at the wheel
And the sewers are all muddied with a thousand lonely suicides
And a dark wind blows
The government is corrupt
And we're on so many drugs
With the radio on and the curtains drawn

We're trapped in the belly of this horrible machine
And the machine is bleeding to death

The sun has fallen down
And the billboards are all leering
And the flags are all dead at the top of their poles

It went like this

The buildings tumbled in on themselves
Mothers clutching babies picked through the rubble and pulled out their hair

The skyline was beautiful on fire
All twisted metal stretching upwards
Everything washed in a thin orange haze

I said, "Kiss me, you're beautiful..
These are truly the last days"

You grabbed my hand and we fell into it
Like a daydream or a fever

We woke up one morning and fell a little further down
For sure it's the valley of death

I open up my wallet
And it's full of blood