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Modern Day Catastrophists
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Written by: Greg Graffin
Released in: 1993
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Take those potatoes out of your ears,
Listen to the warnings, verify all your fears.
There's a world outside that's ready to blow
And we're all to blame when it finally explodes!

You gotta listen up,
Gotta listen to what they're saying to you,
Gotta listen up
And think about what they're telling you.

Temperature is risin' from deodorant spray.
We'll bury us alive in what we throw away.
If we don't reuse most of our debris,
our kids can't throw away their carbon for free.

You gotta listen up,
Gotta think about what I'm telling you,
Gotta listen up
And think about what I'm saying to you.

They're the modern day catastrophists,
They've got practical solutions,
They're the self-appointed righteous pragmatists,
And they know 50 ways to save the world.

What makes you think you can cure our disease?
Maybe it's just our biology,
Maybe it's time to make room for another species,
This is the 21st century!

You gotta listen up,
Gotta think about what they're saying to you,
Gotta listen up
And think about what they're telling you.

They're the modern day catastrophists,
They know all the right equations,
They're the self-appointed righteous pragmatists,
And you, too, can be one of the few to save the world!

But you gotta listen up,
And think about what they're telling you,
Gotta listen up
And do exactly what they tell you to.

They're the modern day catastrophists,
Modern day catastrophists. [7x]

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Bass Chords 08/19/2014
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Versions
Version Length Release Catalog ID Country Format Year
Album version
2:46 Recipe For Hate 86420-1TBR United States 12" 2015
2:46 Recipe For Hate 86420-1 United States 12" 2010
2:46 Recipe For Hate Russia CD 2007
2:46 Recipe For Hate United States CD 2007
2:46 Recipe For Hate 82546-2 United States CD 2004
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