Idealism is fucking dead.
Laughed off the stage at countless conventions.
Laissez faire is en vogue again.
It's silver tongue has been heaven sent.
One man, one vote, throw it away.
One land, one hope, throw it away.
When every candidate looks the same, born of noble blood.
So don't fucking talk to me about our tradition of democracy.
Who the fuck am I supposed to believe in?

Lyrics submitted by PSYCHO697186

Rum, Romanism And Tammany song meanings
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    General Comment"Rum, Romanism, and Tammany" are things that were commonly used to describe the democratic party of the late 1890's Rum- anti-prohibition, Romanism - pro- catholic, and the Tammany hall politicians, a corrupt group of city bosses who abused thier power. I just read that actually almost verbatim in my history book and I thought of this song..
    Kola_tea_timeon February 21, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthis was a remake of their earlier song 'another night night in america' different lyrics, pretty much the same music, interesting fact.
    kavehon February 20, 2006   Link

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