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Call it what you want
I said just call it what you want
Yeah we're locked up in ideas
We like to label everything
Well I'm just gonna do here what I gotta do here
'Cause I gotta keep myself free
You're ducking and moving just to hide your bruising from all your enemies
And I'm in the crossfire dodging bullets from you expectancies
We've got nothing to lose
You better run and hide
Yeah you've crossed the line
I've got a knife behind my back (just sayin')
We've got nothing to prove
Your social guides give you swollen eyes
But what I've got can't be bought so you can just
Call it whatyou want
I said just call it what you want
You've taken your words and you take your judgments
And stick them onto everything
If it don't conform to what you were born into,
Then you run the other way
You say, "now what's your style and who do you listen to?" who cares?
Well that rat race ladder-climbing fake-face smile's got nothing on me



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    UnregisteredJul 7, 2012 at 5:19 pm
    Just do as you feel, for what is our meaning to life if we follow the norms of society that everyone else percieves to be the way you should live? :)
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    UnregisteredJun 9, 2012 at 11:00 pm
    Call it what you want is based off their style of music. "call it what you want". Their music has no label, just enjoy it.
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    UnregisteredMay 20, 2012 at 12:00 pm
    To me, "call it what you want" talks about what we should do everyday according to society, but it says it would be better for us to stop doing that without thinking and begin to act like we really feel.
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    UnregisteredApr 17, 2012 at 6:42 pm
    The lyrics are about mark fosters struggle in the music indrustry and them trying to label the type of music to fit the "mold" of what they. "the indrustry "wants. He does not care what they define him or his music. He can be forced to conform. You go mark foster!!
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    UnregisteredApr 10, 2012 at 2:35 am
    I love this song! I love foster the people full stop! No need t explain why! They are just amazing. Plus the singer is cute!

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