I am a mechanical man, a mechanical man
And I do the best I can
Because I have my Family
I am a mechanical boy
I am my mother's toy
And I play in the backyard sometimes
I am a mechanical boy
It's an illusion
Postulated, mocked up
Through confusion
Confusion, it's an illusion
Utter confusion
Live on in your illusion
That won't wear out
I had a little monkey
And I sent him to the country
And I fed him ginger bread
Along came a choo choo
And knocked my monkey koo koo
And now my monkey's dead
You're so mechanical and you go and lay down
And I wonder how
A brown cow could say...

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    General Commentis this an actual charlie manson tune? i just heard billie joe armstrong's "mechanical man" a few weeks ago, a song he recorded for the Live Freaky soundtrack. he voices manson in the movie. weird.
    rage.loveon January 04, 2006   Link
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    General CommentIt was so cool for for Manson (Marilyn) to use some of these lyrics in My Monkey.
    riverofletheon May 22, 2006   Link
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    General CommentOne of my favorite charles manson songs. It's just awesome.
    Le_Tigre_The_Usedon July 01, 2008   Link

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