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Entropy
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Written by: Greg Graffin
Released in: 1990
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Random blobs of power expressed as that which we all disregard,
Ordered states of nature on a scale that no one thinks about.
Don't speak to me of anarchy of peace or calm revolt,
Man, we're in a play of slow decay orchestrated by Boltzmann.

It's entropy, it's not a human issue,
Entropy, it's a matter of course.
Entropy, energy at all levels,
Entropy, from it you can not divorce.
And your pathetic moans of suffrage tend to lose all significance.

Extinction, degradation: The natural outcomes of our ordered lives.
Power, motivation: Temporary fixtures for which we strive.
Something in our synapses assures us we're ok,
But in our disequilibrium we simply can not stay.

It's entropy, it's not a human issue,
Entropy, it's a matter of course.
Entropy, energy at all levels,
Entropy, from it you can not divorce.

A stolid proposition from a man unkempt as I,
My affectatious nature I can not rectify,
But we are out of equilibrium unnaturally,
A pang of consciousness of death
And then you will agree.

It's entropy.
Entropy, it's a matter of course.
Entropy, energy at all levels,
Entropy, from it you can not divorce.
Entropy,
Entropy,
Entropy,
Entropy!

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Album version
2:23 Against The Grain E-86409-1 | 86409-1TPU United States 12" 2014
2:23 Against The Grain E-86409-1TYL United States 12" 2014
2:23 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 2010
2:23 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 2009
2:23 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 2009
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Remastered
2:23 Against The Grain n/a United States MC 2004
2:23 Against The Grain 86703-2 United States CD 2004
2:23 Against The Grain 6703-2 Europe CD 2004
2:23 Against The Grain 86703-2 Europe CD 2004
2:23 Against The Grain 86703-2 Israel CD 2004
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