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Quote and Song of the Day!

quote and song of the day

I'm going on a another music rant here, what a classic Neitzsche quote, "Without music, life would be a mistake." And today's song is a classic from Neil Young, "Rockin in a Free World."

Lyrics:

There's colors on the street
Red, white and blue
People shufflin' their feet
People sleepin' in their shoes
But there's a warnin' sign
on the road ahead
There's a lot of people sayin'
we'd be better off dead
Don't feel like Satan,
but I am to them
So I try to forget it,
any way I can.

Keep on rockin' in the free world,
Keep on rockin' in the free world
Keep on rockin' in the free world,
Keep on rockin' in the free world.

I see a woman in the night
With a baby in her hand
Under an old street light
Near a garbage can
Now she puts the kid away,
and she's gone to get a hit
She hates her life,
and what she's done to it
There's one more kid
that will never go to school
Never get to fall in love,
never get to be cool.

Keep on rockin' in the free world,
Keep on rockin' in the free world
Keep on rockin' in the free world,
Keep on rockin' in the free world.

We got a thousand points of light
For the homeless man
We got a kinder, gentler,
Machine gun hand
We got department stores
and toilet paper
Got styrofoam boxes
for the ozone layer
Got a man of the people,
says keep hope alive
Got fuel to burn,
got roads to drive.

Keep on rockin' in the free world,
Keep on rockin' in the free world
Keep on rockin' in the free world,
Keep on rockin' in the free world.

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Amanda Gillooly February 07, 2013 at 04:11 PM
I crossed one off the bucket list when I saw Neil live a few months back :)
Tara Smith February 07, 2013 at 04:22 PM
NICE!!! That must of been epic! Trust me, as much of a music buff that I am, you would think I've been to more concerts than I have actually, but alas...I got some catchin' up to do. Can't remember if it was Styx or Foreigner at PNC skyblast last summer, so mad i didn't get to go see em.

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