The Gandhi Mate, Gandhi Songfacts reports that bassist Chris Batten told Noisecreep: “That one was one of the most fun to record, for sure. It starts off with our singer having a bit of a rant. It's one of the lighter songs on the album.”
He added: “It's very lighthearted, but it's one of the most crazy songs on the album as well, musically and lyrically. It completely breaks down at one point because Roughton, our…
now, i don't know about you, but i don't think the primary purpose of your life, of my life and the entirety of the human race's is just to blindingly consume to support a failing economy and a faulty system. forever and ever until we run out of every resource and fall to the result to blowing each other up to ensure our own survival. i don't think we're supposed to sit by either while we continue to use a long outdated system that produces war, poverty, collusion, corruption, ruins our environment and threatens every aspect of our health and does nothing but divide and segregate us. i don't think how much military equipment we are selling to other countries, how many hydrocarbons we're burning, how much money is being printed and exchanged, is a good measure of how healthy our society is but i do think i can speak for everyone when i say, we're sick of this shit.
time to mobilize
time to open eyes.