"Eat Your Dog" as written by and Greg Graffin....
Weak and sick, dying in the sand, no such thing as a promised land.
Don't lose faith in a better life--reincarnation, poor excuse.
You're dying you assholes, your religion can't help you now.
Dying and starving in the fields you used to plow.
Rotting bones in your barren fields.
Worshiped creature's supposed to heal.
He won't save you and he won't save me. See what you want to see.
Hindu religion in the mind of a working Joe,
Starving and dying in the fields you used to know.
You're tied and bound to a god's useless advice.
Bloated stomachs from aching diseases hold back the fight.
In the end you'll return once more to die again.
Go on 'til you can't no more in non-eternal sin.

Lyrics submitted by punk_in_drublic99

"Eat Your Dog" as written by Greg Graffin

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    General Commentthe title is based on personal experiences, when greg was young he once ate his dog.......
    ice-diveon May 10, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentheh...im kinda thinkin thats not it....
    Bizpunkon May 19, 2002   Link
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    General Commentmmm, dog...
    erasethesunon June 16, 2002   Link
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    General Commenthe ate his dog? where did u har this? and why did he do it?!
    JoleeBolion August 05, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThe reason he mentions dog is that it's god spelled backwards. Quite obvious if you look at the rest of the lyrics, which are all about religion and how it won't help you from starving and dying.
    Bason October 15, 2002   Link
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    General Commentit's about hinduism and how gay it is. :P
    goodbaron March 20, 2003   Link
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    General CommentNuff with the trolling. It's obviously about dogmatism.
    blenderheadon April 13, 2004   Link
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    General Commentthey speak the truth. scientfic fact > god. anyone who is religious is just a neurotic, weak minded individual who uses religion as a crutch to compensate their own shitty existances.
    SeXPiSToLon April 25, 2004   Link
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    General CommentSeXPiSToL, you took the words right out of my mouth.
    WayneSaysYeson May 31, 2004   Link
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    General CommentIt's about relying on nothing but yourself when your world has turned into a shithole because it's not going to do a goddamn thing. You have to be the one to get off your ass and do something about it.
    agnostic soldieron June 21, 2006   Link

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