The prophet speaks
His language reeks
A vile dogma that steams and stinks
His plot is weak
He's an oil shiek
Information leak
Operation tweak

There's no security in the battlefield
Metal cannons shake the human shields
A brand new country they're gonna build
One more riot that's self willed

State out of control
It's out of control
State out of control
We're outta control, we're outta control
We're outta control, we're outta control!!!

Inject the poison into the bloodstream
Look over your shoulder, do what you're told
The probe is out, the watchdog grows
To incredible legnths and incredible lows

Well off your target you have missed
Deliberated lying and reckless
Don't get crushed by the iron fist
Resist resist resist resist resist!

Lyrics submitted by freehat17

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  • +1
    General CommentGreat song. It's on the need for speed underground soundtrack. Anyways it is about corruption. And the effects of corrupt governments. RESIST RESIST RESIST RESIST is my favourite part.
    EZ3on October 17, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General Commentbass rocks, and the lyrics are pretty good.

    i think its about resisting some corrupt rulers or something.
    Chronicon July 01, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Commenti love the "RESIST" line
    fireishot-ouchon September 08, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthe bass line in this song is sick!!!
    drummerdude666on December 02, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI can't believe there's only 3 comments on this.
    Really not 100% sure what it's about but I love the sound and particularly this line
    "Don't get crushed by the iron fist
    Resist resist resist resist resist!"
    I just saw Rancid in orlando... I wish they would have played this song.
    doublemo7on July 03, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentVery good, one of my favourite Rancid songs, rhythm is wicked sick, I love it!

    Btw, that line:
    "Inject the poison into the bloodstream"
    I can't hear it. Do I have a diferent version of this song or what?
    omiloson July 07, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIs this about the us government? "He's an oil shiek"
    DJgifon June 04, 2009   Link

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