The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #11266 Message #3851806
Posted By: Thompson
22-Apr-17 - 04:23 AM
Thread Name: Origins: I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag
Subject: RE: Origins: I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag
"Be the first one on your block/ To have your boy come home in a box" was a bitter and angry joke that absolutely captured the way that unjust and wrong war was sold with rah-rah 'patriotism' to Americans. And it's the same approach that will kill many more when America invades North Korea, for the second time in a century.