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Come with it now
Come with it now

The microphone explodes, shattering the molds
Ya either drop tha hits like de la O or get the fuck off the commode
With the sure shot, sure to make the bodies drop
Drop and don't copy yo, don't call this a co-opt
Terror rains drenchin', quenchin' the thirst of the power drones
That five sided fist-a-gon
The rotten sore on the face of mother earth gets bigger
Tha triggers cold empty your purse

They rally round the family
With a pocket full of shells
[X4]

Weapons not food, not homes, not shoes
Not need, just feed the war cannibal animal
I walk the corner to the rubble that used to be a library
Line up to the mind cemetary, now
What we don't know keeps the contracts alive an movin'
They don't gotta burn tha books they just remove 'em
While arms warehouses fill as quick as the cells
Rally round tha family, pocket full of shells

Rally round the family
With a pocket full of shells

They rally round the family
With a pocket full of shells
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Bulls on parade

Come with it now
Come with it now

Bulls on parade
Bulls on parade
Bulls on parade
Bulls on parade
Bulls on parade



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    Unregistered3 days ago at 12:10 am
    You guys are always trying to find hidden meanings. "rally round tha family with a pocket full of shells." Family= The Mob, A Mafia or a Cartel or any other large criminal organization.Shells=Bullets. This has to mean that there's going to be a fight or a struggle with their Mafian Brethren."Bulls on parade". If you don't know this, bulls are like The Hulk, huge, buff and always pissed off. Let them loose and shit gets broken.

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    BeautifuSinnerApr 6, 2008 at 9:14 pm
    I think they are talking about how desutire war is, and how people run up to you with gun geting ready to shoot you and your famliy and they building get destroyed and that they destory stuff like bulls cause if you were you let bulls run around they would destoy everything
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    UnregisteredMar 22, 2012 at 7:13 am
    Capitalism leads to ignorance. This ignorance keeps us in check with violence. Keeping the masses uneducated (they don't gotta burn the books, they just remove them) keeps them controlled and ignorant. Media not reporting all the details in events leads to injustifiable war on other countries, contracts with weapons makers renewed and sought. Politicians work for these weapons makers, they've got the pockets full of shells. Why would we try to maintain the lives in another country with their needs, we can just wipe them out.
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    SerraddMay 7, 2009 at 12:34 am
    yeah, I agree with none. It's talking about how the government keeps information from us so that we stay with them while they steal all our money to fight their war
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    noneofusRfreeApr 30, 2009 at 9:34 pm
    It's about the government being war mongers. "The five sided fist-a-gon" is referring to the pentagon. "Rally round the family with a pocket full of shells" It's talking about how politicians claim to be all about family values on the surface, but their finger is still on the trigger, ready to drop bombs whenever it pleases them.

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