Amused to Death (9:07)

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  • ghismmbb


    26 Aug 8:08am Reply
  • Agallochy

    Perfection. This song perfectly describes our society right now and what have we done and what's happening to us. A perfect summary of Neil Postman's "Amusing Ourselves to Death" (Specifically the last chapter). The lyrics are godlike. "They repeated every test/They checked out all the data on their lists/And then the alien anthropologists/Admitted they were still perplexed/But on eliminating every other reason/For our sad demise/They logged the only explanation left/This species has amused itself to death" just wow. Roger Waters is the best lyricist alive in my opinion

    10 Aug 8:53pm Reply
  • misterpockets

    Best track on the album by far. Always gets me.

    27 May 8:32am Reply
  • davidmxdf

    The entire album is a gem, has the power to touch the fibers of the soul, is perhaps the only artist to sing in English that has this effect on me ..

    2 May 7:33am Reply
  • thelastamy

    nice discovery!

    31 Mar 2:15pm Reply
  • ilnamudril

    жаль,что он жадный педераст,музыку хорошую пишет

    21 Dec 2013 Reply
  • gonetobeach

    For the comment down a little bit: You have to listen to the Ballad of Bill Hubbard (the first song on the album) to know what he is talking about.

    29 Jul 2013 Reply
  • gonetobeach

    We bought and sold. It was the greatest show on Earth. LOL

    29 Jul 2013 Reply
  • Cure1980

    Masterpieces of meditative acid pop-.-.

    7 Jul 2013 Reply
  • babaiagaa

    I can't stop listening! XD [3]

    11 Jun 2013 Reply
  • rushfan1


    3 Jun 2013 Reply
  • cluesinho

    fine fine fine

    12 May 2013 Reply
  • ati1978

    feel the energy

    24 Feb 2013 Reply
  • SharpasKnives


    17 Feb 2013 Reply
  • Muetzenvieh


    20 Jan 2013 Reply
  • tattoocorpus

    sehr geil....

    27 Dec 2012 Reply
  • smoothwoman


    25 Nov 2012 Reply

    It was the greatest show on earth. [3]

    4 Nov 2012 Reply
  • AlterJohn

    JaHorst, dem ist nichts hinzu zu fügen

    5 Oct 2012 Reply
  • HorstKrannich

    +++ ein musikalischer Genuss +++

    23 Sep 2012 Reply
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