"Germs of Perfection" as written by and Greg/gurewitz Graffin....
Lacerate, eviscerate, and perforate, and mutilate
We all fall down, all fall down
Deprecate, repudiate, ameliorate, adjudicate
The wisdom found, wisdom found

Clip the wings of progress, turn the direction
Enrich the fallow soil with germs of perfection

Delegate, facilitate, investigate, and obviate
The black turns green, black turns green
Separate, evaluate, and cultivate, and propagate
The master's dream, master's dream

Sing the fears of history with renewed inflection
View the lost agenda with a skeptic's intention

Machine of life, oh, can we make it run?
We have the tools, but only just begun
Machine of life, oh, can we make it run?
The calculations of a greater sum

Clip the wings of progress, turn the direction
Enrich the fallow soil with germs of perfection

Perfection!


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"Germs of Perfection" as written by Greg Graffin Brett W. Gurewitz

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    General CommentBad Religion was on Loveline the other night and played they this song, when asked what the song was about, Greg said that it was about genetic engineering, and how we could achieve a better mankind through selective breeding.
    nfreemanlbcon March 31, 2010   Link

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