Liberty and justice for those who can afford it
There's American sheets on the deathbed
And American bombs in the sky
American ghosts in the graveyard
The American heart beats in the TV
One nation above God himself
There's American fangs on the serpent
And American blood on his tie
American pride in his heartstrings
American venom drips from the TV
He who controls the all-seeing eye
Would rather kill than live in peace
We are monsters in the eyes of the world
Divided while we conquer

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    General Commenti think its talkin about the many unworthy leaders of America ('for those who can afford it'-- usually the candidates with the most money and popularity win) and negative media (like tv) and how its destroying and desperately bringing America as a society to a lower level. 'One nation above God himself'-- how America's been slowly shutting God out of society and life (as if we dont need him or that we're above him)

    'American sheets on the deathbed' -- if you live by what's become the widely accepted American lifestyle (without God), you're gonna die spiritually

    this is what i get out of it
    satan h8eron July 18, 2006   Link
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    General Commentdan's a friggin commie.
    biebson July 25, 2006   Link
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    General Commentdan's a friggin commie.
    biebson July 25, 2006   Link
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    General CommentDan's not a communist.

    I think it's just about what Satan H8er said.
    Arthemesicon August 11, 2006   Link
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    General CommentIf you watch the video on Zao's homepage Dan says that this is attacking how we think we are better than everyone else and that we are invincible. It's to bring us down to the level we are really at. The first line is Liberty and justice for those who can afford it, meaning only people who have money can buy there liberty and freedom its not directly attacking politics. So watch the video and hear what Dan says.
    j0sh1600on August 11, 2006   Link
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    General CommentOh man I totally forgot what Dan said in the vid. But it's simple to notice when you think about the lyrics more deeper than just read them once.
    Arthemesicon August 16, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI think its about the arrogance of most americans, and we tend to put ourselves before God. They are definatley not commies. But I dont agree with allot of there politics, but they still rock.
    xxcfl09on March 08, 2007   Link
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    General CommentDefinitely a commie.

    Perhaps a commie nazi, I imagine.
    rabbithowlon February 09, 2008   Link
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    General Commentit makes sense: America is the ultimate Physician.
    Physician...heal thyself!
    theenjoisk8ron September 11, 2008   Link
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    Song MeaningSatan is the one that controls the all-seeing eye, the same symbol above the pyramid on the american dollar bill. Thats on the dollar bill because the people that are running the country/world are satanic. we are the new slaves for those at the top that can afford liberty and justice. These people at the top control all major new stations to brain wash the public. thats why the american heart beats in the tv. you hear what they want you to hear and nothing else. in the past 60 years the US military has conducted "peace" operations in over 160 countries. more war now than ever in recorded history. thats the american bombs are in the sky. the american blood on the tie is about these people at the top killing their own american citizens for their own agenda. particularly 9/11. research it...zeitgeist 9/11 on youtube. if you believe osama bin ladin was the monster that masterminded that, then watch that video and open your eyes. this song is about the people at the top that want a new world order. the illuminati.
    nodnarbon May 30, 2013   Link

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