I got a patch. I got a pin. Obtained political beliefs from the same songs as my friends .i got a five finger discount to the little record store, its easier than to get the stuff I want out. And if you want fair compensation for the work that you do, well then you’re greedy, get out, we have amazing names to call you. Ever think there’s a difference who you’re stealing from? So, fine, I’m not punk and you are (a moron). We’re gonna tear this stupid city down. Throw our trash on the ground. (whine whine whine when no bands come to town). Liberate that bottle of malt liquor! Oh I get it. Anarchy means that you litter (nice!) so if you’re flying the flag, and you are naming the name, then you’re setting back the ones who knew how to behave. It’s a good thing this replenished itself, or who would be left to take advantage of (your “help”)? Gonna drop our trash on you.

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    General Commenti love this song. it talks about how dumb kids act. they shoplift to be cool, "believe" in anarchy, etc. one of atom's best songs, in my opinion.
    str8edgegurlion July 25, 2002   Link
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    General Commentwell shoplifting is cool if its from walmart or the gap etc. if you really knew how much they steal and exploit from workers around the world, you would agree.

    the point that atom to make is that shoplifting is not right when done from a small shop, thats probably struggling to get by when faced with corporate competiton.
    waltflanagansdogon August 29, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI just find this song awesome cause there's all these stupid "punk" kids in my school who are "so hardcore" and they are just soo amusing.
    CynicalGrrlon September 21, 2002   Link
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    General Comment...they might be thinking the same thing about you.

    i like how he mocks the kids who think anarchy means commiting 'rebellious' acts against the community that should really be adhered- like litter. doing it doesn't prove anything, it just makes shit worse.
    dashing_terroron September 26, 2002   Link
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    General Commentexactly. anarchy is fundementally the belief that we could have PEACEFUL co-existance with out the involvement of government. the british punk movement totally skewed what anarchy, at the core means. just the way communism has been skewed by the red scare. communism in theory is utopian. its just that people are to greedy and keep fucking it up. I LOVE ATOM.
    dani nah nahon April 07, 2003   Link
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    General Comment...anarchy stems from the idea that...
    there has never been a government that ever existed (or will ever exist) that did not use force, fear and violence to sustain itself.

    thus, if you are an idealist (or just believe that we can work for progression and change our own fate), then anarchy is the ideal we work toward because violence and fear will never bring happiness to all.
    OH, and anarchism started waaaaaaaaayy before punk rock...so check out stuff like "emma goldman's mother earth" and legit stuff before wearing your fucking anarchy patch little ignorant american kid.

    check out (or spare yourself) some rolling stones magazine a little while back with that band Good Charlotte(tm) sporting a huge painted anarchy sign. i just threw up thinking about it.

    vote jerry springer!
    bigiggmacon June 23, 2003   Link
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    General CommentI this song is about how anarchy is a stupid idea and how gutter punks and mall metal kids suck.
    ThreatenedByShadowson May 12, 2004   Link
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    General Commentyour the type of kid hes describing in the song, so you just made yourself look like an idiot by posting that
    ThreatenedByShadowson July 01, 2004   Link
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    General Commentcourt A's comment is a perfect example of who this song is about. Good job mate.
    TaintedGloveon December 28, 2004   Link
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    General Comment100%

    Sometimes I like to make wierd names and imitate people. Like, "GoodCharlottPunk666" or some shit and act like that, but what court A said was beyond my ability to make up.

    He's got a point. They steal because they hate the government, and since the government owns all the stores... wait, ANY stores AT ALL, they're totally getting even with the government, as opposed to say, the store's manager. Way to stick it to them! I guess that means I should track you down and kick your ass, FOR ANARCHY!
    halfon July 15, 2005   Link

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