“I swear to fucking God, there are people out there who are looking for a reason to kill! They’re looking for a reason to go across borders and take over land that doesn’t belong to them. They should get the fuck out and mind their own fucking business.” - Eddie Vedder
i know, because i was told to approach “Imagine” in this way, that this tune does a lot of harm to those that have faith in God or gods or whatever, but that is not the point of this tune.
i’m glad that i’ve been able to understand that the point is far greater than any religious tool seems to be able to understand: people working together for the greater good of the common human, without where they come from or what they believe getting in the way. i’m with Vedder on this:
“Call me naïve. I’d rather be naïve, heartfelt, and hopeful than resigned to say nothing for fear of misinterpretation and retribution.” - Eddie Vedder
side note, that added verse…more than the words, his voice on that…geez. so good.
a little disco Adele? just have Aretha Franklin work it for you!
i’ll just leave this here.
if you baseball or just do statistics at all… this is absolutely great.
“Television man has disparaged the Jeter!”
not that we can’t appreciate his play, but he’s just not “the great” that all of the pomp he’s gotten over the season has deserved. not really his fault. classy guy. that’s a lot of baseball.