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Well, listen everybody,

To what I got to say.

There's hope for tomorrow,

Ooh,we're workin'on today.

Well,it happened long time ago,

In the new magic land.

The Indian and the buffalo,

They existed hand in hand....

The Indian needed food,

He needed skins for a roof.

But he only took what they needed,baby.

Millions of buffalo were the proof.

Yeah,its all right.

But then came the white man,

With his thick and empty head.

He couldnt see past the billfold,

He wanted all the buffalo dead.

It was sad...It was sad.

Oh yeah...yes indeed.

Oh yes,

It happened a long time ago,baby.

In the new magic land.

See,the Indian and the buffalo,

They existed hand in hand.

The Indians,they needed some food,

And some skins for a roof.

They only took what they needed,baby.

Millions of buffalo were the proof,yeah.

But then came the white dogs,

With their thick and empty heads.

They couldnt see past the billfold.

They wanted all the buffalo dead.

Everything was SO sad.

When I looked above the canyon wall,

Some strong eyes did I see.

I think it's somebody comin' around

To save my ass,baby.

I think...I think he's comin' around

To save you and me.


I said, above the canyon wall...

Strong eyes did glow.

It was the leader of the land,baby.



LOOK OUT!!!! LOOK OUT!!!!!!!

Well,he got the battered herd.

He led em cross the land.

With the Great White Buffalo,

They gonna make a final stand.

The Great White Buffalo,

Comin'around to make a final stand.

Well,look out here he comes.

The great white buffalo,baby.

The Great White Buffalo....

Look out,here he comes.

He's doin'all right.

Makin'everything all right.


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    UnregisteredJun 15, 2012 at 6:53 pm
    That's very cool ! Ted has a softer side. We just don't see enough of it. I once saw him do total eclipse of the heart. When he sang " turn around bright eyes," it was very believeable.
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    UnregisteredAug 2, 2012 at 1:48 am
    I read that book too. It could have happened. Amazing how things fell in place so that didn't happen. I don't know about that columbus part though. Just sayin.
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    UnregisteredJul 10, 2012 at 8:56 pm
    We have trouble saying wildford brimley here in osaka. Could you get some other? Bison live like royalty here in japan.kobe beef very cost much. They are a cow thow.
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    UnregisteredJun 27, 2012 at 12:56 am
    My uncle is an anthropologist. He agrees the native people didn't have much furniture.
    What i'm confused about is ted saying "look out! Look out!
    We should look out? What did i do?
    What did ted do? Doesn't the buffalo or bison know ted means no harm? Is the buffalo, bison, just seeing ted or us as just other greedy white people? That's not right.
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    UnregisteredJun 26, 2012 at 4:31 pm
    The native americans didn't use tables. They were too hard to move and carry. Also, who gave ted the authority to apologize for people that lived 200 years ago? He lived in detroit and near chicago. No buffalo / bison there. You can't just apologize without everyone agreeing who should apologize. What if he was in sincere?
    I would rather had wilford brimley apologize.
    American bison are only distantly related to the true asia and african
    Buffalo. Every native american language translates to "buffalo? " i don't think so. Please give evidence to that. There were more than 100 different languages. They all called a bison a buffalo? Makes no sense.

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