Originally Posted by NapRover
Nixon wouldn't have used Country Joe & the Fish's anthems.
Oh, I dunno - I can picture him listening and tapping his feet while in the Oval Office. Only the Secret Service knows for sure.
And before it evaporated, I was going to say "are you sure you're not confusing Rage Against The Machine with NWA?" ;)
I sense a trend - Republicans can drive the left blind with "Rage" - tell them you're fans of their music, and you wanna buy their next CD! :D
Good point on the "struggling musician to fame and fortune". And Mr. Morello has honed his musical composition chops recording Will Ferrell movie soundtracks? Nothing like cashing in on talent (which he obviously has), as long as you don't mind getting paid with filthy capitalist bucks.
He will know he's REALLY hit the big time when the auto manugacturers negotiate for one of his tunes as background for the latest model sports car targeted at men who value their rugged independence (".... you are your own man - you know the vehicle for you - nobody can tell you what do ...... _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ! _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ! )
...... well, you get the idea.
The scary thing is, I'm sure one of the grey-flannel suits have already thought of it first.
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(in my best Casey Kasem voice) ........this musical long-distance dedication goes out tonight to all you True Believers, blue and red:
Now, that's tunage we can agree on. Rock the vote! :)