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The Battle Hymn of The Republicans

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Mine eyes have seen the glory of the corporate right wing sword

who established this asylum for their chairman's of the board

giving all they can to Wall Street while the masses are ignored

Those tax breaks marching on

Glory, Glory, Hallelujah, Glory, Glory Hallelujah, Glory, Glory Hallelujah

Those tax breaks marching on

Rewarding wealthy patrons who are feeding at the trough

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On the backs of poor and sick folks all forsaken to the DOW

Sacrificing any honor as they carve the sacred cow

Those tax breaks marching on

Glory, Glory Hallelujah, Glory, Glory Hallelujah, Glory, Glory Hallelujah

Those tax breaks marching on

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Exporting all the jobs we had to places overseas

while the folks at home are reeling, got them all now on their knees

While counting all their money they are deafened by our pleas

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It seems obvious to many that the president, the c... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 8:10:41 AM
well done, Michael... by Rob Kall on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 8:11:19 AM
I'm glad you liked it. Wonder how the senate and c... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 9:29:17 AM
I just wanted to let you know this is really takin... by Michael Shaw on Saturday, Aug 6, 2011 at 4:09:45 PM
and whoever put it there!... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 9:43:57 AM
You hit it, Mike but don't give up your day job. T... by John Shriver on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 10:58:19 AM
we must do all that we can, any way we can and abo... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 11:19:22 AM
On each of the millions of tax returns is a box "D... by John Shriver on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 2:41:41 PM
I started my voting when Jimmy Carter was running ... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:40:31 PM
in my very first Presidential ballot while in the ... by John Shriver on Tuesday, Aug 9, 2011 at 10:04:48 AM
No John, no agent. Also have a sore throat. But th... by Michael Shaw on Tuesday, Aug 9, 2011 at 10:40:05 AM
A rewrite of the old time civil war favorite to re... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 11:04:06 AM
I like this and think it is a great rewrite- shoul... by Jillian Barclay on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 11:34:08 AM
As for the humor, I should have been more specific... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:36:00 PM
You read Naomi Kline's book, It was a very good bo... by Debbie S on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:43:38 PM
I see Naomi, Paug Krugman and few others as the mo... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:52:04 PM
I have no account with them and admittedly I'm not... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:47:53 PM
I could make a video, with the words, but not the ... by Debbie S on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:57:07 PM
Perhaps play the Battle Hymn of the Republic in th... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:03:40 PM
...and strangely appropriate since the original wa... by Paul from Potomac on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 12:05:10 PM
I consider Obama as the present day George McClell... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:46:26 PM
May-be you could make a Youtube video of this piec... by Debbie S on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 1:04:32 PM
Anyone who wishes to post this in U Tube has my bl... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:55:03 PM
Joe Hill, Eugene Debs, Woodie Guthrie and Pete See... by Paul Diamond on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 2:33:02 PM
More folks ought to learn about all these guys, wh... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:01:05 PM
Well done and will be shared as a News Feed on Car... by Michael Dewey on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:17:27 PM
I greatly appreciate that! Thanks to you, Debbie a... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:26:25 PM
I found a midi, as for the music. Give me a few of... by Debbie S on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:42:09 PM
That's fantastic Debbie! Thank you so much!... by Michael Shaw on Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 9:40:01 PM
[[hymm]]... by Michael Dewey on Friday, Aug 5, 2011 at 10:04:04 AM