"Radio Cambodia" as written by and Palumbo/beck....
I'm not impressed,
I guess I'm not impressed.
With which dialect, which dialect marches best,
And who reaches heaven in what order
When our kids are baptized in mortar.

It's a shame that our messiahs move their pawns from different mountains
And we're left to move their bodies 'round the fountain.
If a leader preaches worship to the sheep within the valley,
Who'll be riding in a tank that says "just married"?

We found that ultimately you can make it snow in the summer.

Contrary to what you believe
We oscillate and vary speed.
The food in jail is sulphury.
How do Inuits spell relief?

Summer's trudging closer and a flurry of white as well.
It's the heart of nuclear winter and you can bet I'm scared as hell.


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    General Commentthis is a really good song... just crazy energy in it
    thewhitepony33on May 10, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Commentfirst things first;

    this song, along with every other track off of worship&tribute is just amazing. when i first listened to the cd after i bought it, this song was my instant favourite along with pink roses & two tabs of mescaline. anyways, i really agree on what people are saying about the religious aspects of this song, how people ("sheep") can be so easily led by another into believing anything...and also i agree with all the war/military/9-11 comments.. im not quite sure which of these are right. but maybe theyre both right..or maybe neither is right. who knows. daryl (& of course the rest of glassjaw) is just amazing. this record just blows me away just as eyewtkas & kkbb did..

    secondly...

    this whole glassjaw/nfg/boxcar/blink182/etcetcetc thing is oh so juvenile. id like to believe that gj fans are just a LITTLE more mature than this.. its music people.. come on. who CARES about genre or the "scene" music has more important components other than the label it is given. id like to think that people might be openminded enough to like a wide range of music & be appreciative of it all. just because nfg isnt "punk enough" for you, doesnt make them good. everything doesnt have to be fucking the government & put on your plaid pants. so-called punk isnt about that...to me its being able to say "fuck you" and having the freedom to be what you want. so stop all this nonsense about how so&so isnt good enough and blah blah blah.. everyone has their own musical taste. dont judge it. just deal with the fact that there are a billion bands out their to be heard..people will listen to whatever they want if they like it. *nod*
    her heartacheon August 11, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Commenttrue
    getupemokidon August 28, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Commentdood..that cd is fucking old..
    emofairy007on April 28, 2003   Link
  • +1
    General Commentwho's place is it then?
    AzWeThinkIamon May 18, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentGlassjaw is definately not selling out. They are maturing because the new shit is better than the old.
    WouldItBeYouon May 23, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song kicks i was just lookin for lyrics to some of the songs of the atticus cd this is a really good 1 .. Well Peace..

    NFG KICKS ASS

    -STIX-
    ADimeADexteron May 10, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentits so sad, Glassjaw one of the best bands ever on the same compulation as the worst bands ever (new found glory, stink 182, crap car racer) yes hell is coming soon. good song tho
    RivalSchoolson May 23, 2002   Link
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    General Commentits so sad, Glassjaw one of the best bands ever on the same compulation as the worst bands ever (new found glory, stink 182, crap car racer) yes hell is coming soon. good song tho
    RivalSchoolson May 23, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentCome on now, you don't think box car racer is just a little bit better than blink 182? I'm definitely not a fan or anything but boxcar racer is tolerable, unlike blink 182.
    About this song, does anyone have a clue what it's talking about? I'm completely stumped.
    DelictushSexplosiuson June 02, 2002   Link

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